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 154: They Are Not the Enemy

    December 6th, 2021  |  25 mins 48 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary apply the biblical truth that "the enemy is the enemy" to what's happening in our country right now around the abortion issue.

  • Episode 153: I Had the Second Coming of Jesus Wrong For Most of My Life!

    November 29th, 2021  |  24 mins 47 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary have a candid conversation about how they think they had the Second Coming of Jesus wrong for most of their lives and why getting clear on it can help us understand our mission as disciples now.

  • Episode 152: Is Jesus the King of Our Speech?

    November 22nd, 2021  |  24 mins 34 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Father John and Mary reflect on the Kingship of Jesus and the ramifications of that for how we speak about people and situations.

  • Episode 151: I Didn't Know I Could Do That?

    November 15th, 2021  |  19 mins 43 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the amazing power of God in us that most of us fail to tap into.

  • Episode 150: A Conversation with Tim Glemkowski

    November 8th, 2021  |  33 mins 2 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary welcome Tim Glemkowski from the Archdiocese of Denver to talk about their planning efforts and strategy around the Synod on Synodality and the impact they hope it will have on the people of God in Denver.

  • Episode 149: The Rescue Project Report

    November 1st, 2021  |  12 mins 28 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest, rescue project

    In this episode, Father John and Mary share the graces from the Rescue Project retreat and let people know how they can receive updates on the project.

  • Episode 148: It's Go Week!

    October 25th, 2021  |  20 mins 52 secs
    #godwantshisworldback, #youwerebornforthis, christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary share their excitement and their plans about The Rescue Project and offer something practical to do in this World Mission Week.

  • Episode 147: I Can’t! You Can! Please Do!

    October 18th, 2021  |  19 mins 54 secs
    #godwantshisworldback, #youwerebornforthis, christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary address the common experience of many Christians trying to fix themselves rather than allowing the Holy Spirit to do it.

  • Episode 146: Those Who Are With Us Are More Than Those Against!

    October 11th, 2021  |  20 mins 18 secs
    #godwantshisworldback, #youwerebornforthis, christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the encouraging reality that is the communion of saints and that they’re not simply watching us from afar, but rather praying for us and cheering us on.

  • Episode 145: Radio Free World

    October 4th, 2021  |  26 mins 3 secs
    #godwantshisworldback, #youwerebornforthis, christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary liken God's Word in its capacity to give hope and encouragement to how Radio Free Europe did the same for those living behind the Iron Curtain.

  • Episode 144: A Call for Artillery Cover

    September 27th, 2021  |  21 mins 5 secs
    christianity, detroit, evangelization, fasting, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, prayer, priest, rescued project

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the Rescue Project and invite everyone to pray and fast for this new ACTS XXIX initiative.

  • Episode 143: Make Time For Beauty This Week

    September 20th, 2021  |  21 mins 16 secs
    #godwantshisworldback, #youwerebornforthis, christianity, detroit, evangelization, fr. john riccardo, gospel, parish renewal, priest

    In this episode, Fr. John and Mary talk about the transformational power of beauty.