This Week on FORMED

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  • The Augustine Institute Show - Q&A with Dr. Ben Akers

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    Dr. Tim Gray and Dr. Ben Akers, Associate Professor of Theology and Executive Director of FORMED, answer your questions on this week's episode of the Augustine Institute Show! Join us this Tuesday at 7 p.m. EST for this special Q...

  • This Week on FORMED (January 24, 2022)

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    Monday (January 24) — Feast of St. Francis De Sales
    - The Chris Stefanick Show
    - FORMED Now: Saint Francis de Sales and the Character of a Christian
    - Saint Francis de Sales: Pastor of Souls
    - Introduction to the Devout Life by St. Francis de Sales

    Tuesday (January ...

  • Saint Francis de Sales and the Character of a Christian (Part 1 of 4)

    In this four-part series, Dr. Ben Akers and Dr. Christopher O. Blum sit down to discuss St. Francis de Sales, his best known work "The Introduction to the Devout Life", and the character of a Christian. We hope you enjoy this new series on an incredible counter-reformation Saint and apply his wis...

  • Saint Francis de Sales: Pastor of Souls

    Determined from his youth to pursue the priesthood, Saint Francis de Sales lived a storied life as a priest and missionary before settling down to the duties of a small-town bishop in the foothills of the French Alps. The spiritual writings of this beloved teacher of everyday holiness are justly ...

  • FORMED Now! The Conversion of Saint Paul

    "Dr. Ben Akers sits down with Dr. James Prothro, Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture at the Augustine Institute Graduate School, to discuss the conversioin of one of the largest figures in Christianity, Saint Paul.

    If you've enjoyed this conversation and are interested in learning more, e...

  • Formed Now! St. Paul's Conversion

    Join Dr. Tim Gray and Dr. Michael Barber as they discuss St. Paul's conversion and his overhauled life mission.

  • A Bible Study on the Luminous Mysteries: Proclaiming the Kingdom (Part 3 of 5)

    Have you ever wanted to grow in your understanding and devotion to the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary? Join Dr. Ben Akers and Dr. James Prothro as they walk through these Biblical mysteries and seek to grow in understanding and love for Christ through them.

    This episode on the Proclamation ...

  • Who Is St. Marcella?

    Dr. Elizabeth Klein and Taylor Kemp sit down to discuss St. Marcella, the early Church martyr of Rome, who's feast day is celebrated on January 31st. St. Marcella was born in 325 AD and died in 410 AD, around the time of the sack of Rome. During this tumultuous time in Church history (between the...

  • The Feminine Genius (Part 4)

    Gina Warner and Annette Bergeon, Executive Director of Endow, sit down to discuss the feminine genius. In this series, these two long-term friends will explore St. John Paul II's Letter to Women and his Apostolic Letter Mulieris Dignitatem to draw out the spiritual riches of these texts.

    You can...

  • Saint Thomas Aquinas with Randall Smith

    Dr. Christopher Blum and guest, Professor Randall B. Smith from the University of Saint Thomas, Houston, discuss Professor Smith's studies of the lesser-known writings of Saint Thomas Aquinas.

  • Why I Left Planned Parenthood: From Death to Life by Abby Johnson

    Abby Johnson is a widely recognized Catholic speaker who was once the director of one of Planned Parenthood's largest clinics when she came face to face with the reality of abortion. In this Lighthouse Talk, she shares an insider's perspective about the true motivations of the abortion industry, ...

  • The Bible Collection - Paul


  • FORMED Now! Letters of Saint Paul

    On the feast day of Saints Peter and Paul, join Dr. Tim Gray and Dr. Michael Barber as they discuss Saint Paul's view of salvation.

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