On the Go #009: How to Celebrate Advent

Advent is the season in which we prepare for the great celebration of Jesus’ birth at Christmas.  In this edition of OSV On the Go we share multiple ways to help you go deeper into waiting, converting, and hoping during this special time of the year.

On the Go #008: Defending the Faith without Raising Your Voice

Some of the most contentious issues in politics, media, the Church, and even our families can also be some of the most intimate and painful involving wounds and misunderstandings, confusion, justice and evil.

So in this episode of OSV On the Go we share 10 Principles of Civil Communication: Defending the Faith without Raising Your Voice – and Losing Friends!  Have a listen, and share with others!

On the Go #007: Making Scripture Come Alive

As followers of Jesus, we want to know how to read Scripture in a way that makes a tangible difference in our lives. We want to know how the inspired texts can be personal, helpful, challenging, comforting, and life-changing. In this episode of OSV On the Go we dive into understanding what St. Luke meant when he wrote, “Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road, while he was opening the Scriptures to us?”

Take a listen to learn how to make the Scriptures come alive for you!

On the Go #006: Welcome to the Church

Maybe you’re visiting a Church for a joyous occasion – a baptism, first Communion, confirmation, or wedding. Or maybe you’re here for something more somber like a funeral or healing Mass. Whatever your reason, you’re always welcome in the Catholic Church. Let this episode be a special invitation for you!

On the Go #005: Frequently Asked Questions About the Mass

Sometimes we get so accustomed to doing something – like going to Mass – that we never get around to asking the questions we have about it.  Chances are you have a few unanswered questions about the Mass, or you may know someone who has questions.  In this edition of OSV On the Go we take a closer look at some of the things many people ask about the Mass.

On the Go #004: The Hail Mary

The Hail Mary is more than just a game-winning football pass.  It’s a centuries-old prayer rooted in Scripture.  But is that enough to explain why Catholics pay so much attention to Mary?  In less than 10 minutes, we break down The Hail Mary on the premiere episode of OSV On the Go.

On the Go #003: Love One Another – Finding Peace in a Divided Nation

It’s not always easy to do, but we are called to love one another.  In a sometimes divided nation and divided world, this can make for an even more difficult challenge.  But this episode puts a more positive spin on the mission.

On the Go #002: Top 10 Questions Catholics Are Asked

We Catholics are often asked tough questions about our Catholic faith and its relationship to the Bible. Here are the ten most-asked questions, and the answers that should help satisfy both your questioner and yourself!

On the Go #001: The Path to a Happy Life

Our contemporary world confuses pleasure with happiness.  We are told that money, travel, pleasure, power, and other attractions will make us happy.  No matter how hard we try, such allurements never satisfy us.  So what then is our fate?

In this edition of OSV On the Go we break down the true Path to a Happy Life as we discuss living the Beatitudes.