About the show

Join Fr. John Riccardo and Mary Guilfoyle in their podcast, “You Were Born for This with Fr. John Riccardo” where they will talk about anything and everything that has to do with transforming the Church.

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Episodes

  • Episode 185: The Physician is the Medicine

    July 4th, 2022  |  24 mins 32 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary reflect on the simple but life-changing truth that Jesus is inviting us to friendship.

  • Episode 184: Mission Starts Now!

    June 27th, 2022  |  23 mins 56 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary catch up again with Jim Musgrave, a seminarian intern with ACTS XXIX, about the insights the Lord is teaching him right now.

  • Episode 183: A Movement Begins

    June 20th, 2022  |  20 mins 36 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary give thanks to God for the abundant graces He poured out on the Rescue Project LIVE event in Columbus and issue a clarion call to bring this movement across the country.

  • Episode 182: Worldly Minds With Catholic Patches

    June 13th, 2022  |  28 mins 27 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the National Eucharistic Revival and the need to recover a sacramental vision of reality.

  • Episode 181: Is It Really Just a Day?

    June 6th, 2022  |  21 mins 15 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary encourage us to make Pentecost a daily celebration and to ask the Lord to clothe us with power from on high so we may be more credible witnesses to a world desperately in need of hope.

  • Episode 180: Who is God Calling to the 21st Century Priesthood

    May 30th, 2022  |  26 mins 52 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary have a conversation with seminarian Jim Musgrave who is interning with ACTS XXIX this summer and talk about his journey into discerning the priesthood.

  • Episode 179: Does God Acts?

    May 23rd, 2022  |  23 mins 59 secs
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    In this episode, against the backdrop of the letter from Archbishop Cordileone to Speaker Pelosi, Fr. John and Mary ask the direct question, "Does God act?"

  • Episode 178: Restoring the Initiative To God

    May 16th, 2022  |  19 mins 34 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary break open three very practical ways to pray that can be applied in any context in order to know God's plan and where to concentrate our energy and attention.

  • Episode 177: Conducting Ourselves With Grace in the Midst of Trials

    May 9th, 2022  |  23 mins 56 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary reflect on the increasing hostility towards the Church in the light of Scripture.

  • Episode 176: I Had No Idea!

    May 2nd, 2022  |  18 mins 33 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary pull back the curtain and share a bit about their ministry to priests and invite everyone to pray for them and think about ways they can come alongside their pastors to help encourage and support them.

  • Episode 175: Striving to Maintain Unity!

    April 25th, 2022  |  25 mins 59 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the constant and ever more urgent need for unity in the Body of Christ and what we can do to help bring this about.

  • Episode 174: Easter with My Cousin Vinny

    April 18th, 2022  |  26 mins 16 secs
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    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary offer some ways to pray deeply into these extraordinary mysteries we’re celebrating in this Octave of Easter.