Every Knee Shall Bow (Your Catholic Evangelization Podcast)

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

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

  • Spousal Love and Responsibility

    September 20th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  36 mins 26 secs
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    What does it mean to fall in love? How do we stay in love? St. John Paul II addresses this in his great “ethical analysis of love” chapter in Love and Responsibility. Mike Gormley and Dave VanVickle address some of the chapter’s key topics: sexual urge, love as attraction, love as desire, love as benevolence, and reciprocity.

  • Sex: Equality, Complementarity, and Sameness

    September 13th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  51 mins 4 secs
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    Men and women are the same! Men are from Mars and women are from Venus! We hear contradictory messages about men and women all the time. “They are the same.” “They are radically different.” Michael Gormley and Dave VanVickle address these contradictions by looking at Scripture and sharing the wisdom of the Church.

  • The Timeless Wisdom of St. John Paul II

    September 6th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  42 mins 28 secs
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    Every Knee Shall Bow is back with a brand new season! Michael Gormley and Dave VanVickle are returning to explore the great work of St. John Paul II: The Theology of the Body. Using St. John Paul II’s wisdom, Mike and Dave will be discussing many of the challenges we face today and how we can grow in greater love with God, one another, and ourselves.

  • Bonus Episode: Bringing It All Together (with Dave VanVickle)

    May 31st, 2023  |  Season 0  |  45 mins 20 secs
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    Guess who’s back?! Mike “Gomer” Gormley is joined by Dave VanVickle for a special bonus episode to wrap up this season of Every Knee Shall Bow. Dave shares a bit about his life from the past three months. And together, Dave and Mike wrap up this season of Every Knee Shall Bow on the essential elements of discipleship.

  • Essential Elements of Catholic Discipleship - The Finale

    May 24th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  44 mins 43 secs
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    What are the essential elements of Catholic Discipleship? Mike "Gomer" Gormely has been answering this question for the last few weeks and today he puts it all together. Mike outlines the traps a disciple can fall into. He also shares how we can continue to grow in intimacy with Christ.

  • The Illuminative Way with Christ

    May 17th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  31 mins 30 secs
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    Do you know what it means to be restored by Christ? Christ is always offering us a newness of life. However, what does that look like? Mike “Gomer” Gormley continues his discussion on the essential elements of Catholic Discipleship moving from the Purgative Way to the Illuminative Way.

  • The Purgative Way with Christ

    May 10th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  37 mins 11 secs
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    What happens when we become disillusioned with Christ? In today's show, Gomer walks through the different stages of friendship with Christ. He addresses why a disciple might become disillusioned with Christ and where one ought to go from there.

  • The Pathways of Repentance

    April 26th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  32 mins 11 secs
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    What does it mean to repent and convert? As disciples, it is our desire to live in conformity with Christ. Mike “Gomer” Gormley shares how in order to be in conformity with Christ, we must repent and we must convert. It is repentance and conversion that lie at the heart of ongoing growth in Christ.

  • The Cost of Discipleship

    April 19th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  40 mins 33 secs
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    What is the cost of being a disciple? Jesus makes it very clear that carrying our crosses is a condition of being a disciple. Mike “Gomer” Gormley examines the importance of suffering and explains why the cross is essential to discipleship.

  • Faith Without a Miracle

    April 13th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  44 mins 56 secs
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    Do you need miracles in order to have faith? Using the story of the Woman at the Well, Mike “Gomer” Gormley helps deepen our understanding of what should be the foundation of our faith and how essential it is that we allow Christ into our hearts.

  • Discipline or Arrogance

    April 5th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  37 mins 8 secs
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    Why does Jesus seem to aggressively confront the Pharisees throughout the Gospels? In this episode, Mike Gormley explains why Jesus appears to goad the Pharisees by what he says and does. Mike shares what this reveals about Christ’s mission and how Christians are meant to live today.

  • Beatitudes: The Way and the End

    March 29th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  42 mins 54 secs
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    Are the beatitudes a big deal or are they just nice life advice? Last episode, Mike “Gomer” Gormley shared the importance of aligning our values with Christ’s values. But what are Christ’s values? Today, Mike explains how the Beatitudes are the truest representation of Christ’s values and how they are essential to the life of a disciple.

  • The Priorities of Christ

    March 22nd, 2023  |  Season 0  |  31 mins 10 secs
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    Our world today is noisy and there is a lot that clamors for our attention. How do we break free of this? We need to align our priorities with the priorities of Christ. But what are Christ’s priorities? Mike “Gomer” Gormley dives into answering that question in today’s show.

  • One of the Greatest Gift of the Gospels

    March 15th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  35 mins 37 secs
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    How did Jesus himself pray and how did he teach his disciples to pray? In this episode, Mike “Gomer” Gormley cuts through the confusion of Christian prayer and focuses on how Jesus prayed and how he taught others to pray so that each of us can form a strong prayer life that brings us into greater intimacy with God.

  • How Real Is Christ?

    March 8th, 2023  |  Season 0  |  30 mins 30 secs
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    Are you aware of Christ’s presence? As disciples, it is essential that we have a connection to Christ. We must always be aware of his presence. So, what makes that difficult? What are problems in the modern world that make it difficult to see the reality of Christ? Mike “Gomer” Gormley tackles these questions and more in today’s episode.

  • What Is Discipleship?

    March 1st, 2023  |  Season 0  |  15 mins 58 secs
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    Do we really understand what discipleship is? Just how important is it? Today, Mike Gormley begins a brand new series on discipleship and many of the themes found within discipleship. Join Mike to go beyond apologetics and evangelization so as to become a disciple of Christ.