Luke & Kiara discuss St Thérèse of Lisieux’s Story of a Soul, the beauty of the Communion of Saints, and the heresy of Jansenism.
Browsing: Books, Films & the Arts
Katherine speaks with Dr Matthew Tan about the Netflix series Stranger Things: the concept of evil as unreal and the role of suffering.
Bishop Robert Barron explores Greta Gerwig’s film Lady Bird, its treatment of Catholicism, and the effect of grace in the central character’s life.
Kiara & Luke explore Shusaku Endo’s Silence: the Jesuit spirituality of the novel, and how it can shine a light on our own need for redemption.
Luke & Kiara discuss Elizabeth Anscombe’s Mr. Truman’s Degree, political realism in World War II and the analogy of pacifism and celibacy.
John Simmons looks explores the pre-conceived ideas people often have about studying in universities, gaining employment and becoming successful in life.
Kiara, Victoria & Luke discuss Terry Pratchett’s Equal Rites, as well as gender roles and sexual difference in fantasy literature and Western history.