Every Knee Shall Bow (Your Catholic Evangelization Podcast)

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

190 episodes of Every Knee Shall Bow (Your Catholic Evangelization Podcast) since the first episode, which aired on November 26th, 2018.

  • Challenges in Sacramental Prep

    December 21st, 2022  |  Season 0  |  42 mins 38 secs
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    How do you make sacramental prep effective both in preparing individuals for the sacraments and in forming them into disciples? Mike and Dave respond to a listener’s question regarding Baptism prep and discuss sacramental prep as a whole. They share common challenges and primary goals for sacramental prep.

  • Evangelizing to Atheists and Sacramental Prep Requirements

    December 14th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  41 mins 23 secs
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    Do you have questions about evangelization and sacramental prep? Dave and Mike answer questions on evangelizing to atheists and what sort of parameters exist for requirements in sacramental prep.

  • How to Suffer (with Jeff Cavins)

    November 30th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  1 hr 2 mins
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    It can be difficult to see the point of our suffering. Sometimes, it can be an even greater struggle to help someone else through their suffering. Mike and Dave are joined by Jeff Cavins to discuss evangelization, but especially, how to share a message of hope when it comes to suffering.

  • How to Approach Women’s Ministry (with Jenna Guizar and Beth Davis)

    November 23rd, 2022  |  Season 0  |  41 mins 22 secs
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    What are some of the keys in doing women’s ministry successfully? To help answer this question, Mike and Dave are joined by Jenna Guizar and Beth Davis from Blessed Is She. Jenna and Beth share about the ministry of Blessed Is She as well as some of the wisdom they have learned in their work.

  • Let the Children Come to Me (with Mark Hart)

    November 16th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  54 mins 25 secs
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    We cannot underestimate the spiritual depth that youth are capable of. In this episode, Mike is joined by Mark Hart to discuss the importance of bringing youth to the very heart of God. They also discuss Mark’s new study series for high school students: Venture.

  • Overcoming Obstacles in Discipleship (with Annie Grandell)

    November 9th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  37 mins 43 secs
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    How do we overcome some of the primary obstacles in discipleship? Dave and Mike are joined by Annie Grandell from YDisciple to discuss some of the obstacles in discipling young people and how to overcome them.

  • The Importance of the Domestic Church (with Adam Minihan and David Niles)

    November 2nd, 2022  |  Season 0  |  37 mins 29 secs
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    How important is the domestic church? Do we really understand what it is meant to be? Dave VanVickle is joined by guests David Niles and Adam Minihan to discuss these questions as well as their new book Living Beyond Sunday: Making Your Home a Holy Place.

  • Go to Mission (Splendor of Truth Part 2)

    October 26th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  39 mins
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    What is the purpose of freedom? What is the relationship between conscience and truth? In this episode, Mike and Dave discuss these questions as they wrap up their examination of St. John Paul II’s Splendor of Truth. What we can learn from this encyclical can make us better missionaries for Christ.

  • Evangelization and the Moral Life (Splendor of Truth Part 1)

    October 19th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  50 mins 51 secs
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    Do you struggle to address the moral teachings of the Church in evangelization? The Church’s moral teachings can be the hardest for people to accept. Dave and Mike explain, with the assistance of St. John Paul II, why it is necessary to accept the Church’s moral teachings in order to achieve union with Christ.

  • Knowing Isn’t Enough (Mission of the Redeemer Part 3)

    October 12th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  36 mins 6 secs
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    Maybe you know what a missionary should be like, but is that how you live your life? In this episode, Dave and Mike explain what St. John Paul II teaches about missionary activity and spirituality. It isn’t enough to know how mission works. You must actually live it.

  • Use Words (Mission of the Redeemer Part 2)

    October 5th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  44 mins 30 secs
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    Are you prepared to proclaim the Gospel with words? In this episode, Dave and Mike share why it is essential that in evangelization, we actually verbalize our witness. They also explain how the Holy Spirit is the primary mover of evangelization.

  • Where Are the Missionaries? (Mission of the Redeemer Part 1)

    September 28th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  50 mins 16 secs
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    Did you know that you are called to be a missionary? In this episode, Mike and Dave begin their examination of the document Mission of the Redeemer. They explain the call of every Christian to be a missionary and what that might look like for each of us.

  • Bonus Episode: Solemnities of the Church with Special Guests

    September 21st, 2022  |  Season 0  |  47 mins 44 secs
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    In this special bonus episode, Dave and Mike talk with authors of the new book Solemnities: Celebrating a Tapestry of Divine Beauty. Denis McNamara, Chris Carstens, and Alexis Kutarna share about their new book and how we can more fully celebrate all seventeen solemnities in the Church.

  • Don’t Just Teach the Faith ( Redeemer of Man Part 3)

    September 21st, 2022  |  Season 0  |  57 mins 25 secs
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    We are not called to just teach the faith. We must profess and live it! Mike and Dave explain how to make evangelization more than just teaching apologetics. They explain how to help people actually find themselves in Christ.

  • The Individual > Ideas (Redeemer of Man Part 2)

    September 14th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  49 mins 32 secs
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    Mike and Dave continue their deep dive into John Paul II’s encyclical Redeemer of Man. How can we help someone know who they are? How essential is evangelization? What has replaced virtue? Find the answers to these and other questions in this week’s episode.

  • Why the Incarnation Matters (Redeemer of Man Part 1)

    September 7th, 2022  |  Season 0  |  47 mins 55 secs
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    Welcome back! In this season, Mike and Dave are taking us through a masterclass from a master evangelist: St. John Paul II. In this episode, they dive into his encyclical Redeemer of Man. Learn why the Incarnation matters, why evangelism is all about Jesus Christ and why we can’t get caught up in programs and events.