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Feb. 1, 2023

Ep 69 - Know Thy Enemy, Know Thyself

Have you all tried to ask for a raise? Maybe you have played sports in the past and had a big competition on the horizon? Or maybe you were actually in the military on deployment. Whatever the case might be, …

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Dec. 14, 2022

Ep 67 - Interview with Dr. Denis McNamara, Musical Wizard and Archite…

In this truly special interview, join Fr. Dom and James, as they welcome Dr. Denis McNamara to The Manly Catholic! Dr. Denis, or "D-Mac" as Fr. Dom knew him in seminary, is an Associate Professor and Executive Director of the...

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Nov. 30, 2022

Ep 66 - Giving Tuesday on a Wednesday and Giving To You!

Welcome to "Giving Tuesday!"....on a Wednesday? Yes, well, life is hectic. Anyways....here we go! We are GIVING AWAY three amazing books brought to you by Sophia Press. The Exorcism Files by Adam Blai The Devil in the Castle ...

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Nov. 8, 2022

Ep 64 - Get Out to Vote! And a Personal Update

In this brief episode, James provides a special get-out-and-vote message and a personal update about his family. Please pray for our country today! Please get to the polls and voice your vote according to Catholic Church teac...

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Nov. 2, 2022

Ep 63 - Interview with David Arms, The Other Co-Author of Milestone t…

Are you ready to be inspired? Are you ready to take that next step and welcome your son (or daughter!) into adulthood? Then this is the interview for you! Join James and David Arms, that other co-author of the book …

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Oct. 19, 2022

Ep 62- Interview with Steven Arms, Co-Author of Milestone to Manhood

Are you ready to be inspired? Are you ready to take that next step and welcome your son (or daughter!) into adulthood? Then this is the interview for you! Join James and Steven Arms, co-author of the book "Milestone to …

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Oct. 5, 2022

Ep 61 - Abortion in Michigan, TLC, Church Politics, and more!

In this "Free for All" episode, James and Fr. Dom talk about the Michigan abortion proposal (Prop 3) in the upcoming mid-term elections in November, why Catholics need to be involved in politics, how we can "Fight like Heaven...

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Sept. 21, 2022

Extra, extra, hear all about it!

All good things must come to an end.....just kidding. We aren't breaking up. BUT, we do have something you should hear. So take a listen! Like what you heard? Maybe you just enjoy reading James’s show notes? Please prayerfull...

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Sept. 14, 2022

Ep 60 - Harry Potter, Communion on the Tongue, Suffering, and Heavy M…

He's back! Join Father Dom and James on this unscripted episode. No notes, no timelines. Just pure conversation. Join us as we discuss Harry Potter and Fr. Ripperger's views on it, the importance of receiving Communion on the...

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Aug. 31, 2022

Ep 59 - What is a reprobate mind?

In this episode, James and Ryan sit down and talk about the unknown or forgotten "reprobate mind." Although not specifically mentioned in our Catholic Bibles, the concept is rooted in the letter of St. Paul to the Romans. At ...

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Aug. 24, 2022

Ep 58 - Interview with Fr. Paul Sullivan, Bishop Olmsted's Vocational…

In this episode, James interviews Father Paul Sullivan! Fr. Paul was the vocational director for the Diocese of Phoenix for 12 years and is now the lead pastor at St. Gregory Catholic Church. Fr. Paul worked alongside Bishop ...

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Aug. 17, 2022

Ep 57 - The Struggle is Real...And That's Okay

James is flying solo in this episode as he gives some personal updates. The struggle is real in this life and that's okay. Sometimes, we need to reflect on the fact that life can be hard sometimes. Life is messy. …

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Aug. 10, 2022

Ep 56 - Interview with Jesse Romero, Practical Power-Punching Prayer

Jesse Romero is back! After battling shingles, surgery, COVID, and more, Jesse is officially back on for this intense episode on prayer. Jesse offers many practical tips for us to take home and practice today. You will not wa...

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Aug. 3, 2022

Ep 55 - Interview with Ryan Young, Camp Veritas, Part 2!

He's back! Welcome back Ryan Young who had to abruptly end our first interview due to a 2-year-old ending up in Urgent Care with stitches. Thankfully, all is well and okay with his family! In this episode, James and Ryan …

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July 27, 2022

Ep 54 - Interview with John Horvat, Vice President of TFP

In this interview, James sits down with John Horvat, Vice President of Tradition, Family, and Property (TFP). TFP is "an organization of lay Catholic Americans concerned about the moral crisis shaking the remnants of Christia...

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July 20, 2022

Ep 53 - Are You Still There? Part 2 on the Synod on Synodality Listen…

Ryan and James discuss on this episode the Synod on Synodality listening sessions, specifically here at St. Roberts in Ada. According to the USCCB website, the Synod on Synodality: The Synod on Synodality is a two-year proces...

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July 13, 2022

Ep 52 - Are You Listening? Synod on Synodality Listening Sessions

Ryan and James discuss on this episode the Synod on Synodality listening sessions, specifically here at St. Roberts in Ada. According to the USCCB website, the Synod on Synodality: The Synod on Synodality is a two-year proces...

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July 6, 2022

Ep 51 - LIVE Episode on Anniversaries, Reflections, and Abortion

Happy One-Year Anniversary to The Manly Catholic! Well, we made it. One year down and we have all you to thank for it. It truly has been a work of the Holy Spirit this last year. Would anyone listen? Can …

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June 29, 2022

Ep 50 - What is Woke Culture?

Go woke, you go broke. Woke culture is a phrase we hear often if we have listened to any sort of political or social commentary. You probably have heard how sports or businesses or people have "gone woke." But what …

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June 29, 2022

Announcement: THE LIVE IS HAPPENING! (For Now)

Hey everyone I just wanted to jump on real quick with you to let you know the LIVE Episode is happening tonight between 8-8:30 PM EST. We are going live on YouTube and Instagram . Click on those links to …

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June 22, 2022

Ep 49 - Interview with Ryan Young - Camp Veritas

In this episode, James is joined by Ryan Young, founder of Camp Veritas, a Catholic Summer Camp for teens 12-18. Ryan is a man who has lived many lives, as he puts it. From briefly meeting his future spouse at …

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June 15, 2022

Ep 48 - Levels of Prayer - Part 2

Part 2 has arrived! No Avicii references this time around...I promise. In this episode, James and Ryan continue their discussion and dive into the various levels of prayer, including touching on some mystical levels we don't ...

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