In today’s Refill:
Hear about two gardener saints, St. Rose of Viterbo, and Sts. Perpetua and Felicity, plus Pope Francis heading to Iraq (follow along with his trip here), and St. John Chrysostom’s best advice about fasting.
In The Sunday Word (airing 7:06-7:16am ET), Fr. Matt Coonan and Fr. Drew Curry give a preview of the readings coming up in this Sunday’s Mass. They discuss how on our Lenten journey we should root out our sin and bad habits that keep us from being a temple for Jesus Christ.
In Ave Spotlight (airing 7:22-7:47am ET), Fr. Trey Ange explains how devotion to St. Joseph has fostered a deep faith within his entire family, including the three priests and a religious sister who are his cousins.
In the readings for today (airing 7:51-7:58am ET), hear from Genesis 37, Psalm 105, and Matthew 21.
In Do Something Beautiful (airing 7:58-8:13am ET), Leah talks about connecting our heart and life closer to Jesus Crucified during Lent.
In Catholic Art History (airing 8:19-8:32am ET), Charles and Amanda Shepard talk about Niccolo dell’Arca’s art and how the medium might be why it is so realistic.
In Pints with Jack (airing 8:34-9:24am ET), Sister Natalia and Sister Petra are guests to talk about possessiveness, particularly with regards to time.
In They That Hope (airing 9:30-10:10am ET), Bob shares some emails, Fr. Dave talks about the Equality Act, and they both discuss how to “boast in hope” in a post-Christian culture.
In The Burrowshire Podcast (airing 10:13-11:37am ET), Fr. Blake and Brandon discuss Catholic features in The Lord of the Rings, including Providence, the sacramentality of Middle-earth, three Christ figures, the Marian dimension, the philosophy of evil, and the eventual victory of goodness and beauty.
In Morning Jolt (airing 11:42-12:00pm ET), Sister Ignatia talks about scrupulosity and how it can sneak into our minds.