LIFE ON THE ROCK

Fr. Mark and the Franciscan Friars of the Eternal Word are back. Interviews, spiritual insights from the friars, music videos and much more.
2023-01-22
FR. GALE HAMMERSCHMIDT PT. 2
2023-01-15
FR. GALE HAMMERSCHMIDT PT. 1
2023-01-08
KATHLEEN ALMON PT. 2
Kathleen Almon discusses the impact of international mission outreach. Learn about the work of Mission Youth & Family, an Apostolate of Regnum Christi that offers mission experiences worldwide to students and families.
2022-12-25
CHRISTMAS SHOW
In this engaging Christmas special, Father Mark and Brother John discuss their favorite Franciscan Christmas memories, such as celebrating their first Christmas Mass, as well as cherished memories with Mother Angelica.
2022-12-18
KATHLEEN ALMON PT. 1
Kathleen Almon from Mission Youth & Family explains how their apostate leads and encourages faith in students and families by providing mission experiences worldwide, igniting a spark in the hearts of Catholic disciples.
2022-10-16
FR. DONALD HAGGERTY PT. 2
We welcome back Fr. Donald Haggerty, former spiritual director for Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity. He reflects on contemplative prayer, St. John of the Cross and gives insights into our encounter with God.
2022-10-09
FR. DONALD HAGGERTY PT. 1
An interview with Fr. Donald Haggerty, a priest of the Archdiocese of New York, who’s written extensively in contemplative prayer, with books on contemplative provocations, comtemplative enigmas and contemplative hunger.
2022-10-02
EMILY ALBRECHT PT. 2
Father Mark continues his interview with Emily Albrecht, speaker, writer and coach with the Equal Rights Institute. She discusses how her team helps create a clear and compelling message to build a pro-life culture.
2022-09-25
EMILY ALBRECHT PT. 1
An interview with Emily Albrecht, Director of Education and Outreach at Equal Rights Institute. Her organization trains anti-abortion advocates to think clearly, reason honestly, and argue persuasively for the cause.
2022-09-18
JONATHAN BLEVINS
Brother John interviews video game enthusiast, Jonathan Blevins, who talks about evangelizing in the gaming community, and how he uses his social media influence to spread the faith and interact with gaming fans.
2022-09-11
TONY FRASCO, CHRIS MARTIN, JOE MATTHIESEN - "THE ROME BOYS" PT. 2
The conversation continues with The Rome Boys – Tony Frasco, Chris Martin and Joe Matthiesen. The three YouTubers explain how they use their varied backgrounds to discuss Catholic topics from different perspectives.
2022-09-04
TONY FRASCO, CHRIS MARTIN, JOE MATTHIESEN - "THE ROME BOYS" PT. 1
The Rome Boys discuss how they use social media to help souls come to know Christ and His Church. Tony Frasco, Chris Martin, and Joe Matthiesen take you behind-the-scenes of their highly popular Catholic YouTube show.
2022-08-28
RHONDA GRUENEWALD
Author Rhonda Gruenewald discusses a new approach to vocation promotion in education. See how Vocation Ministry has helped thousands of priests and laity to create a culture of vocations to more easily answer God’s call.
2022-08-21
JOHN PAUL GUTSCHKE
An in depth conversation with Catholic filmmaker, John Paul Gutschke. Fr. Mark asks about his latest work, his philosophy of communication through film, and what’s happened since his Cool2bCatholic appearance in 2018.
2022-08-14
PROFESSOR JOHN D. LOVE PT. 2
Professor John D. Love returns for more of his conversation with Fr. Mark. Friendship is the key to evangelizing, because it deepens our faith. The shared experience creates the perfect opportunity to bring God in.