Catholic Dawgs Talks

Catholic Dawgs Talks

Talks from our different events of the Catholic Center at the University of Georgia

All Episodes

Join Arch as we discuss how we as Catholics interact with others in the secular world, led by one of our FOCUS missionaries, Amanda Morley! Amanda is a fourth year missionary from Marietta, GA. She worked as a nurse for a few years before joining FOCUS, and has gotten to serve in Maine, Florida, and Tennessee before heading to UGA. Enjoy!

Sep 17

36 min 37 sec

Dr. Paul is an award-winning journalist and bestselling author of 54 books, including the Manual for Spiritual Warefare, Saints who Battled Satan, and the Biblical Names of Jesus. He talked to the participants of Arch about spiritual warfare, particularly what it is and how to combat it.

Apr 14

1 hr 6 min

Join us in listening to Emily Williams speak on Mary. 

Mar 25

42 min 58 sec

Join us as Sister Uyen-Chi and Fr. Brian talk about their discernment stories and answer questions about religious vocations. 

Mar 18

53 min 51 sec

Join us for a reflection guided by our very own Fr. Brian! We will reflect on the biblical character of Bartimaeus and his encounter with Jesus.

Mar 5

50 min 54 sec

Join us in listening to Bishop Ned’s answers to both silly and hard-hitting questions. Bernard E. “Ned” Shlesinger III was born December 17, 1960, in Washington, D.C. He went to Virginia Tech and later became a pilot in the U.S. Air Force. He retired from active duty in 1990, when he began studies for the priesthood in the Diocese of Raleigh, N.C. He was ordained a priest on June 22, 1996, in Wilmington, N.C. On May 15, 2017, His Holiness, Pope Francis, appointed him auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Atlanta.

Feb 26

57 min 25 sec

Join us in listening to Fr. Michael speak on Lent and answering students' questions. Fr. Michael grew up in the Atlanta area and was a cradle Catholic. He attended Mount St. Mary's Seminary and was ordained as a priest 7 years ago for the Archdiocese of Atlanta. He is currently assigned to St. Joseph in Athens, GA.

Feb 19

52 min 17 sec

Paul was born and raised a cradle Catholic in Boston, MA. Paul Is proud to be a Haitian American. He is passionate about Jesus Christ and his Catholic faith. Paul and his wife Anna have been married for over 9 years and have 4 beautiful children. They lived in Haiti for 6 years as a missionary family. Currently Paul and his family live in Georgia where Paul serves as the Director of Missions for Life Teen. Paul has dedicated his life to preaching the gospel, serving the poor, and forming missionary disciples. Join Paul and Arch as we discuss Racial Injustice.

Feb 5

40 min 54 sec

Join Arch as we discuss Thomas Aquinas on his feast day!

Jan 29

41 min 48 sec

Fr. Mike Metz was ordained in 2018 as a priest of the Archdiocese of Atlanta and the Archdiocese for the Military Services. He currently serves as a parochial vicar in Atlanta and a chaplain in the Army Reserves. In his free time Fr. Mike enjoys being smart, funny, charismatic and humble. Join us as Fr. Mike discusses Contemplative Prayer!

Jan 22

39 min 28 sec

Join Fr. Fred as he gives a walk through of the mass! The video version of this talk can be found here

Jan 15

49 min 53 sec

Join Arch as we discuss Mental Health, particularly how we as Catholics can handle it, with Tracy Cullom and Alicia De Olano

Nov 2020

25 min 13 sec

Join Arch as we discuss Love with Father Branson Hipp. 

Nov 2020

37 min 16 sec

Join Arch in our Second Theology of the Body talk as we discuss the masculine genius with joey! If you enjoyed hearing Joey talk, be sure to look into the Echo retreat put on by the archdiocese!

Oct 2020

34 min 53 sec

Oct 2020

38 min 23 sec

Fr Brian offers a theology lecture on our Catholic Doctrine of God

Oct 2020

42 min 3 sec

 Join us for the first night of our Theology of the body series as we discuss the feminine genius with Abby Bettencourt! 

Oct 2020

30 min 30 sec

Deacon Gary Schantz discusses the real presence of the Eucharist using personal experiences, quotes from books, and Catholic teaching. 

Oct 2020

1 hr 7 min

Father Gaurav Shroff joins Arch to discuss “For the Love of Christ Compels Us” – The great adventure of working with Jesus as a missionary.

Oct 2020

39 min 41 sec

Rachel Balducci gives a talk to ARCH about making a real faith life. 

Sep 2020

25 min 54 sec

Fr. Michael Bremer, UGA Alumnus and priest at St. Brigid's Catholic Church, gives a talk on intercessory prayer.

Sep 2020

34 min 44 sec