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Between the Pews Cast
Episode One: Becoming a Catholic
Join Fr. Bo at Dormition Parish as we talk about;
👉 What do you expect in a church service?
👉 What do I even wear to church?
👉 Do I have to be baptized?
👉 Do I need to know Ukrainian to attend a Ukrainian Catholic Church?
Episode Two: A Journey to Priesthood
Listen to Father Planchak’s story about his journey to the priesthood in Yugoslavia where we discuss;
👉 Why he became a priest
👉 His journey from Yugoslavia to Canada
👉 His experiences in seminary
👉 Vocations of other priests and what drew them to the priesthood
Episode Three: A Journey to Priesthood (Part two)
Join Father Planchak as he discusses how to become a Ukrainian Catholic priest where we discuss:
👉 What’s the first step in becoming a Catholic priest?
👉 What do you need to become a priest?
👉 What traits make a good priest?
👉 What should you know before entering the priesthood?
👉 What is the seminary like?
Episode Four: Feast For Dormition
👉 What is the Feast for Dormition?
👉 As the church, how did we hear about the Dormition?
👉 What is the meaning behind the Holy Mother of God Icon?
👉 What are some actions an individual can do for the Feast Dormition?
👉 What are some things a family can do together during Dormition?
Episode Five: Questions for becoming a Catholic
👉 How do you actually become a Catholic? What are the steps?
👉 How do you advance your knowledge of the Ukrainian Catholic faith?
👉 Do you have to be re-baptized as a Roman Catholic when joining the Ukrainian Catholic Church?
👉 Do adults get baptized and go through an initiation?
👉 What can you start doing now that you’re a Catholic?
Episode Six: What’s the difference between the Ukrainian Catholic Church and the Roman Catholic Church?
Join Fr. Bo having a conversation with Fr. Kris, a Roman Catholic Priest, for the Archdiocese of Edmonton! In this episode we discuss:
👉 What does the word ‘catholic’ come from?
👉 How many Catholic churches are there?
👉 What is the history of the churches? Where did it start?
👉 What do the structures of the church look like?
👉 Are there any liturgical/spiritual differences?
👉 Why do Roman Catholic and Ukrainian Catholic churches look different and have different looking Sunday Services?
👉 How is it possible to have two distinctly unique expressions of Catholicism united under one church?
👉 How can we work together as Christians?