• Confirmation: The Sacrament of Evangelization & Martyrdom by Dr. Brant Pitre

    We often misunderstand the actual nature of the Sacrament of Confirmation and how it directly affects our lives. In this talk, Dr. Brant Pitre invites us to understand better the tremendous graces and calling received through this Sacrament. He points to various passages in Scripture that provide...

  • Confirmation: Consecrated for Mission
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    ECHO with Bishop Donald Hyi...

    Confirmation: Consecrated for Mission

    ECHO with Bishop Donald Hying - The Sacraments: The Faith Celebrated

    The Sacrament of Confirmation completes the grace that was received in Baptism, and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit comes upon us superabundantly. However, this extraordinary presence and power of the Holy Spirit is given to us in this sacrament so that we, like the Apostles at Pentecost, can b...

  • Confirmation: The Sacrament of Evangelization & Martyrdom by Brant Pitre

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    We often misunderstand the actual nature of the Sacrament of Confirmation and how it directly affects our lives. In this talk, Dr. Brant Pitre invites us to understand better the tremendous graces and calling received through this Sacrament. He points to various passages in Scripture that provide...

  • Baptism & Confirmation
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    YDisciple - Living the Cree...

    Baptism & Confirmation

    YDisciple - Living the Creed: Symbolon for YDisciple

    Most of us are familiar with the word "sacrament." We participate in sacramental rites often as Catholics. But do we understand what a sacrament is—and what it means for us and our everyday lives?

  • We Must Go Out: The Sacrament of Confirmation by Fr. Mike Schmitz

    It is through the Sacrament of Confirmation that a Catholic is fully initiated into the Church. Why then do so many newly confirmed Catholics never come back? In this talk, Fr. Mike Schmitz addresses this concerning trend in the Catholic Church with honesty, energy, and humor. Focusing on the tru...

  • Sent By The Spirit - The Sacrament of Confirmation

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  • We Must Go Out: The Sacrament of Confirmation by Fr. Mike Schmitz

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    It is through the Sacrament of Confirmation that a Catholic is fully initiated into the Church. Why then do so many newly confirmed Catholics never come back? In this talk, Fr. Mike Schmitz addresses this concerning trend in the Catholic Church with honesty, energy, and humor. Focusing on the tru...

  • Symbolon: Pt 2: Session 1: The Sacraments: Baptism & Confirmation
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    Symbolon: The Catholic Fait...

    Symbolon: Pt 2: Session 1: The Sacraments: Baptism & Confirmation

    Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained - Symbolon Part 2: Living the Faith

    Most of us are familiar with the word "sacrament." We participate in sacramental rites often as Catholics. But do we understand what a sacrament is—and what it means for us and our everyday lives?

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  • Sent By The Spirit - Episode 3: The Rite of Confirmation

    Through the sacraments, God desires that we know visibly and tangibly what he is doing unseen within our souls. God communicates this in the sacrament through visible signs, words, and actions. In this session, Dr. Pitre will walk through the Rite of Confirmation and explain how the visible signs...

  • Sent by the Spirit - Episode 1: Who is the Holy Spirit?

    Who is the Holy Spirit? Before we can fully understand the Sacrament of Confirmation, we need to first understand who the Holy Spirit is. The Holy Spirit is not a divine force, or merely the spirit of God, the Holy Spirit is the third divine Person of the Holy Spirit who comes to dwell in our sou...

  • Sent By The Spirit - Episode 2: The Grace of Pentecost

    Fifty days after Easter, the Holy Spirit descended upon the Apostles with great power and transformed the Apostles to become great evangelists announcing to all present the Good News of the love and mercy of Jesus Christ. In this session, Dr. Pitre will discuss how the Sacrament of Confirmation i...

  • Pentecost Sunday (Year B)
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    Opening the Word - Year B

    Pentecost Sunday (Year B)

    Opening the Word - Year B

    Fire. It's intense, beautiful, dangerous, overwhelming, warm, and all consuming. Fire can be used to warm us on a cold night, or as a way to gather friends on a summer evening. It can also yield immense destruction. Fire is powerful. This is the image that we hear about today as we learn more abo...

  • The Spirit and the Sacraments
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    The Wild Goose with Fr. Dav...

    The Spirit and the Sacraments

    The Wild Goose with Fr. Dave Pivonka - Discovering a Deeper Relationship with the Holy Spirit

    "Holy Baptism is the basis of the whole Christian life, the gateway to life in the Spirit and the door which gives access to the other sacraments." - CCC 1213
    The Sacraments are always an encounter with the Holy Spirit and each and every time we come to the Sacraments the Holy Spirit is present....

  • Never Alone: Life with the Holy Spirit

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    Every Catholic Christian is invited into a living relationship with the Holy Spirit. It is in living life with the Holy Spirit that we find answers to some of teens’ deepest longings: Who am I? Where do I belong? How do I know what to do with my life? Is this all there is? 

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  • Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year B)
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    Opening the Word - Year B

    Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year B)

    Opening the Word - Year B

    Have you ever felt a tug to do something out of the ordinary? Maybe say something to someone you've never met before or call up an old friend to check in even though it's been years? This tug can make us feel uncomfortable, as we aren't sure why we have this feeling we need to act, but we feel al...

  • This Week on FORMED (September 13, 2021)

    FORMED Now - Episodes

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    Monday (September 13) — Memorial of St. John Chrysostom
    - FORMED Now: The Confessions of St. Augustine: Who is St. Augustine? (Part 1 of 6)
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  • This Week on FORMED — (September 13, 2021)

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    Mentioned in this video:

    Monday (September 13) — Memorial of St. John Chrysostom
    - FORMED Now: The Confessions of St. Augustine: Who is St. Augustine? (Part 1 of 6)
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  • Because God is Real: Sixteen Questions, One Answer by Peter Kreeft

    Atheistic and agnostic writers are aggressively attacking traditional religious beliefs. Philosopher and prolific writer Peter Kreeft is up to the challenge in this work of popular apologetics aimed at both teens and adults. The masterful Kreeft tackles sixteen crucial issues about the deeper mea...

  • Because God is Real: Sixteen Questions, One Answer by Peter Kreeft

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    Atheistic and agnostic writers are aggressively attacking traditional religious beliefs. Philosopher and prolific writer Peter Kreeft is up to the challenge in this work of popular apologetics aimed at both teens and adults. The masterful Kreeft tackles sixteen crucial issues about the deeper mea...

  • Because God Is Real: Sixteen Questions, One Answer by Peter Kreeft

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    Atheistic and agnostic writers are aggressively attacking traditional religious beliefs. Philosopher and prolific writer Peter Kreeft is up to the challenge in this work of popular apologetics aimed at both teens and adults. The masterful Kreeft tackles sixteen crucial issues about the deeper mea...