Theology of the Mass

Theology of the Mass

With the Church introduced, Matt continues the conversation about the daily life in the Church with the theology found in the Mass by going through the history that made the Mass and what each of its parts mean, especially during the celebration.

Matt’s keynote presentation: Theology of the Mass

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Why Be Catholic?

Beginning with a guest speaker on liturgical music, Matt jumps into the “why” of Catholicism, defining how it differs from other Christian denominations, where it stands with Sacred Scripture and early Church History.

Matt’s keynote presentation: Why Be Catholic?

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Why Believe in God and Christianity

Why Believe in God and Christianity

Beginning with the basics, Matt ask the question: “Who is this God guy anyway?” and dives into what it means to believe in something that begins without anything before it and what, particularly, Christianity has to do with that.

Matt’s keynote presentation: Why Believe in God and Christianity?

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What Now?

Now that the class has come to the end of the Catechism, what do we do with it? Introducing the people who go into making Ministry happen, Matt has them talk about the different ways we can be involved in the Catholic Church as Catholics.

Matt's keynote presentation: What Now?

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The Virtuous Life: The Ten Commandments

Matt wraps up the year walking through the Ten Commandments and how to use them in practical life. He talks about their connection to the seven deadly sins and seven virtues.

Matt's keynote presentation: The Ten Commandments

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Introduction to Morality

With Easter season upon us, Matt introduces the moral life and what it means. He goes into the relationship between culpability and freedom, the foundations that build a moral life, and the dignity of pursuing a moral act.

Matt's keynote presentation: Intro to Morality

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The Sacraments of Healing

Finishing the Sacraments, Matt introduces the Sacraments of Healing, the Anointing of the Sick and Confession. He explains the Anointing of the Sick, its history, and use, as well as its deep connection to Confession.

Matt's keynote presentation: Sacraments of Healing

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The Sacraments of Initiation

Matt introduces the sacraments that RCIA is all about, Baptism, Confirmation, and the Holy Eucharist. He goes through each one and how they connect to each other and the rest of the Seven Sacraments.

Matt's keynote presentation: Sacraments of Initiation

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The Sacrament of Marriage and Human Sexuality

Matt introduces the sacrament of marriage and how what it means to live in the sacrament. He also addresses what the Church teaches about human sexuality, what chastity actual means, and how it fits into the sacrament.

Matt's keynote presentation: Sacrament of Marriage

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The Sacrament of Holy Orders and How to Make a Good Confession

Father Peter returns to talk about Holy Orders. He explains the history of the priesthood, its fulfillment in Christ, and what it means to be a priest. He also explains confession and how it works.

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Four Last Things and an Introduction to the Sacraments

Matt talks about Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell and what the Catholic Church teaches about these four last things. He also introduces the Sacraments, the outward signs of invisible realities.

Matt's keynote presentation: Four Last Things & Intro to Sacraments

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Something About Mary & The Intercession of the Saints

As Lent begins, Matt introduces Mary, the Holy Mother of God, and her role with the Church. He also introduces the Saints and what it means to ask for intercession.

Matt's keynote presentation: Mary & The Intercession of the Saints

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Lent, the Holy Spirit and the Church

Ash Wednesday is fast approaching and Matt explains the origins of Lent and its purpose. He continues to the Holy Spirit, what He is, who He is, and His relationship to the Church.

Matt's keynote presentation: Lent & The Holy Spirit and the Church

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Bonus: Christ's Life, Death and Resurrection with Father Brady

An encore episode Father Brady Wagner's visit to RCIA. He walks through Christ's adult life to His tragic death to His mysterious resurrection, with a view to how Christ affects his life as a priest and the lives of the people in the Church.

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The Incarnation and Life of Christ

Matt follows the life of Christ, from the Nativity to the Crucifixion, explaining how Jesus Christ fulfilled Salvation History and defied expectation.

Matt's keynote presentation: The Incarnation and Life of Christ

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Salvation History

Beginning with Genesis, Matt moves through the Bible and Salvation History to the coming of Christ. He highlights the events in the Old Testament which foreshadow New Testament and show God's plan.

Matt's keynote presentation: Salvation History

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Advent & the Mystery of Creation and Sin

Matt introduces the liturgical season of Advent and why Christians and Catholics celebrate it. Then he delves into the topic of Creation, what it means to say God created in "seven days", the importance of Adam and Eve, and the reality that sin changed.

Matt's keynote presentations: AdventMystery of Creation and Sin

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