Donuts and Dogma 2015-2016

A Ministry of St. Michael the Archangel Church  Gastonia, NC

WHY BE CATHOLIC?

Ongoing adult faith formation of the parish community is a key concern of any church pastor. This year, at St. Michael the Archangel parish, our pastor, Fr. Matthew Buettner, in cooperation with a number of highly qualified presenters will answer the question presented above.

The following sessions are available in .mp3 format which will play on any appropriate audio player, iPod, or computer. Enjoy! and may your faith be strengthened.

Sessions will be added as they become available.

2013-2014                                          2014-2015

Donuts and Dogma 2015-2016

DateTopicPresented By:Notes
9/13What is Apologetics?Fr Buettner
9/20RelativismDr. Joel StrootNotes
9/27Truth: A PersonFr Buettner
10/4By What Authority? Sola Scriptura?Kevin Spalding
10/11Which Church is the True Church?Bill Melton
10/18Where did the Bible Come From?John Berdusis
10/25PurgatoryIndeg Berdusis
11/1SaintsIndeg Berdusis
11/8Blessed Virgin Mary IDr StrootNotes
11/15Blessed Virgin Mary IIFr Buettner
11/22StewardshipKerry Ann Tomesello
12/6Once Saved Always SavedDr Stroot
12/13Holy Eucharist IDr StrootNotes
12/20Holy Eucharist IIFr Buettner
1/3The PriesthoodFr Buettner
1/10Confession to a PriestFr Buettner
1/17The PapacyDr Stroot
1/31Catholic Practices: Statues, Images, Relics, Indulgences, etc.Dr Stroot
2/7Difficult Moral Questions ICharles Fraune
2/14Difficult Moral Questions IIFr Buettner
2/21Atheists/AgnosticsDr Stroot
2/28Sola Fide?: Faith and WorksDr Stroot
3/6MormonsCharles Fraune
3/13Jehovah WitnessesBill Melton
3/20The Rapture?Dr Stroot
4/3CrusadesAdam Kinkaid
4/10InquisitionKevin Spalding
4/17Galileo/Church and ScienceJohn Berdusis
4/24The Dark AgesJohn Berdusis
5/8ReformationDr Stroot
5/15Why I am Catholic. Why be Catholic?All Speakers

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