The Catholic Arsonist

From a parish staff with a mission to set the world on fire

About the show

A weekly conversation brought to you by a parish staff with a mission to set the world ablaze. Two priests and two laywomen sit around the proverbial fire to find Christ's light amidst a dark world. TCA engages people and topics cooperating with the mission of Jesus, the true Catholic Arsonist.

Episodes

  • Catholicism and Mental Health (Part 2)

    January 7th, 2022  |  50 mins 54 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    This is the second part of our conversation with Fr. Conor Sullivan. If you missed part one, be sure to check out our previous episode on the Church and mental health.

  • Catholicism and Mental Health (Part 1)

    January 7th, 2022  |  46 mins 1 sec
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Fr. Conor Sullivan joins us for an enlightening discussion on the relationship between mental health and the Church.

  • Glory Stories

    December 24th, 2021  |  43 mins 53 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    The gang shares some moments of glory from the past year

  • Word, Capital W

    December 17th, 2021  |  40 mins 3 secs
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    Fr. Andrew leads Shaina and Alyssa through a magnified look at the Word becoming flesh.

  • Walk This Way

    December 10th, 2021  |  50 mins 31 secs
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    The team talks accompaniment during the holidays (and always)

  • A Sign of Contradiction

    December 3rd, 2021  |  44 mins 2 secs
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    Simeon: creepy, but trustworthy

  • You Sit on a Throne of Lies

    November 19th, 2021  |  45 mins
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    Fr. Andrew is BACK and leads us through his musings on the intersection of lies, our actions, mental health, and renouncing spirits.

  • Let the Children Come to Me

    November 12th, 2021  |  41 mins
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Shaina and Alyssa chat with Annette Keipp about forming children into young disciples through Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.

  • You say Lectio, I say Lectio!

    November 5th, 2021  |  47 mins 4 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Alyssa and Shaina take a break for the week and let Joe steal the show by teaching us about Lectio Divina.

  • Don't Flirt With Evil

    October 29th, 2021  |  48 mins 55 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Horror and Catholicism

  • I Have [Not] Arrived

    October 22nd, 2021  |  55 mins 32 secs
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    Shaina and Alyssa discuss being in relationship with God.

  • Slothin' Around

    October 15th, 2021  |  43 mins 56 secs
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    Doing all the things while doing nothing at all.

  • The Poverty of Stuff

    October 8th, 2021  |  44 mins 23 secs
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    Shaina and Alyssa talk simple living as it relates to the spiritual life.

  • Livin' Liturgically

    October 1st, 2021  |  54 mins 47 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Shaina, Alyssa, and Fr. Andrew share some fun anecdotes about celebrating life through the lens of the Church

  • I'm Only Human

    September 24th, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Fr. Andrew, Shaina, and Alyssa discuss elements of being a bridge (not an obstacle) to the Gospel

  • Marriage: Free, faithful, fruitful

    September 17th, 2021  |  50 mins 27 secs
    catholic, church, evangelization, jesus, parish

    Shaina, Alyssa, and Fr. Andrew discuss Marriage Prep. This topic is near and dear to Fr. Andrew's heart considering a good portion of his time is dedicated to helping couples prepare for marriage. But don't worry it's not all about prepping for marriage but also ways that marriage prep may be missing the mark to helping couples see the importance of this amazing sacrament, if you are called to this vocation.