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Culture, Science & Society, Videos

The Look of…1917

Source: Hurlbut Academy on YouTube https://www.hurlbutacademy.com/pricing/ The Hurlbut Academy team breaks down Roger Deakins’ CBE, BSC, ASC’s breathtaking cinematography on 1917. We dive into the theory of oners, camera and lens choices, planning and preproduction, camera movement, and more! Read the Full Article HERE (https://www.hurlbutacademy.com/?p=759…). Written by Chris Haigh. Narrated […]

Fr. Mike Schmitz
Presentations, Videos

Don’t Have Any Friends?

Source: Ascension Presents on YouTube We often use the term “friend” loosely, introducing casual acquaintances as “My friends Lucy and John.” But what is friendship, really? In this video, Fr. Mike uses Aristotle’s three kinds of friendship—pleasant friendships, useful friendships, and virtuous friendships—as guidelines. While all three can be good, […]

Teaching, Videos

Homosexuality, Gay Marriage, and Holiness

Source: Ascension Presents on YouTube In this segment from Ascension’s program “YOU: Life, Love, and the Theology of the Body”, Jason Evert discusses homosexuality, gay marriage, and the Catholic Church…including why he looks forward to the day the Catholic Church has a same-sex-attracted saint. For segments addressing transgenderism, pornography, contraception […]

Teaching, Videos

Why We Hate NFP (Part 4)

Source: Ascension Presents on YouTube Bobby hates natural family planning because it requires self-mastery and dying to self. While it sounds great in the idealistic sense, living it out is a whole different story. Being married doesn’t mean you’re entitled to sex with your spouse. If sex is the beautiful, […]

Teaching, Videos

What Constitutes a Practicing Catholic?

Source: Ascension Presents on YouTube It may be difficult to tell a non-practicing Catholic that he or she can’t receive ​C​ommunion, but—as Fr. Mike Schmitz proves in this video—in the big picture​, ​​you would actually be helping the person. While telling an awe-inspiring story about a seminarian, Fr. Mike lays […]

Crowd in Vienna by Jacek Dylag on Unsplash
Teaching, Videos

Do All Good People go to Heaven?

Source: Ascension Presents on YouTube Good people go to heaven when they die, right? Well, according to the Gospels, not exactly. Fr. Mike Schmitz points to at least four things Christ says we need for salvation: 1. Baptism (John 3) 2. The Eucharist (John 6) 3. Faith (Romans 10:9) 4. […]

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Teaching, Videos

7 Things Catholics Need To Know About IVF

Source: True Light Catholic Media on YouTube The Catholic Church understands that married couples struggling to conceive a child may suffer greatly. She therefore encourages research and medical techniques aimed at reducing human sterility. However, In Vitro Fertilization, aka IVF, is one of the methods which the Catholic Church considers […]