Ignition

Ignition: A Podcast for the New Evangelization is a weekly audio program which provides explanations of Catholic teaching and a Catholic perspective on issues of the day. The goal of Ignition is to help adult Catholics to grow in their understanding of our Catholic Faith and to see its relevance for their daily lives.

Ignition 474 – Be Not Afraid!

Ignition 474 – Be Not Afraid!

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When we look at the culture around us, we might be tempted to throw our hands up in frustration or even despair. But St. Paul reminds us of who our true enemies are, and Jesus has promised that when we take the fight to that enemy, we will be victorious. That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode of Ignition.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwSqWY5UdEo View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass. 
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Ignition 473 – Celebrating Labor

Ignition 473 – Celebrating Labor

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It's Labor Day Weekend! Have you ever wondered, though, why we celebrate the thing that most of us want to avoid? And relatedly, did you know that the Church actually has something to say about labor, about work? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae discuss in this episode of Ignition! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnKI2uQRCZM View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 472 – The Mass: Does It Mean What You Think It Means?

Ignition 472 – The Mass: Does It Mean What You Think It Means?

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For many Catholics, the "bread and butter" of our faith, the thing that we do most often that is the Mass. What what, exactly, is the Mass? Where did it come from, and why do we do it? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae discuss in this episode of Ignition!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_A7rDyxZFs View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass. 
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Ignition 471 – Meaning: Is it Made or Found?

Ignition 471 – Meaning: Is it Made or Found?

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Catholics are called to walk with everyone we encounter, doing our part to lead them into a deeper relationship with Jesus. But what if they are walking away from Him? What if they are living or believing in ways that are deeply at odds with His teachings? What are we to do in those circumstances? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzWB0ts_PxU View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 470 – Walking with Others When It’s Difficult

Ignition 470 – Walking with Others When It’s Difficult

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Catholics are called to walk with everyone we encounter, doing our part to lead them into a deeper relationship with Jesus. But what if they are walking away from Him? What if they are living or believing in ways that are deeply at odds with His teachings? What are we to do in those circumstances? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mWDRgWnOBM View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 469 – Freedom

Ignition 469 – Freedom

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Everyone wants to be free. And Jesus said that "the truth will set you free". But what, exactly, does that mean? How can facts free us? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_HIradoR-E View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 468 – Stop Seizing!

Ignition 468 – Stop Seizing!

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One of the temptations many of us fall prey to is to "seize": to grab at or reach for the things we want. And while that can sometimes bring happiness in the short-term, in the long term it is a recipe for disappointment and regret. Instead, the Lord invites to live an attitude of receptivity. But what does that look like and how can we do it? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4Wh1V7L6Ew View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass. 
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Ignition 467 – Habits of Missionary Discipleship

Ignition 467 – Habits of Missionary Discipleship

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Here in the Diocese of Sioux Falls, we have a vision: Lifelong Catholic Missionary Discipleship Through God's Love. But how do we live that vision? How does one "be" a missionary disciple? In other words, what are the "habits" of missionary discipleship? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPyaPIL7MyY View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 466 – What’s Your Plan? Living Life on Purpose

Ignition 466 – What’s Your Plan? Living Life on Purpose

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Have you ever felt like you're wandering aimlessly through life? Like life is happening to you? Like you're just playing a part and not living your life? There's good news... it doesn't have to be that way! It's possible to really live your life, and one easy way to do so is by having a plan. That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T6aX3ud5A1c View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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Ignition 465 – Prayer. For Real.

Ignition 465 – Prayer. For Real.

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As Catholics, most of us know that we are supposed to pray. But why are we supposed to pray? And how, exactly do we pray? That's what Dr. Chris and Renae Kranz discuss in this episode. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uK7xvSoajJ4 View Full Archive of Episodes Other Recent Posts Check out some of our other podcasts that we offer or our weekly Sunday TV Mass.
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