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Episode 69: Understanding the Modern Mind

Episode 69: Understanding the Modern Mind

Understanding the Modern Mind In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith discuss what is called Post Post-Modernism or “Po-Po-Mo”. We cover:– Kant and Modernism– Post Modernism– Social Constructs and Objectivity– Privileged Discourse – Post Post Modernism– Critiques of Po-Po-MoSee image below for reference in video. Click here to support the work of CSA – catholicstudiesacademy.com/donate-to-csa/     Please subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play to get future episodes!              

Episode 68: Sir Roger Scruton and “The Uses of Pessimism”

Episode 68: Sir Roger Scruton and “The Uses of Pessimism”

Sir Roger Scruton and “The Uses of Pessimism” In this episode, Jason and Dr. Smith discuss Sir Roger Scruton (1944-2020), a conservative political Philosopher and author of the book, “The Uses of Pessimism”. We cover:– Legacy of Roger Scruton– Three Principles of Pessimism– Pessimism and Optimism– The “Best Case Fallacy”– The “Born Free Fallacy”– The “Utopian Fallacy” Roger Scruton “The Uses of Pessimism” – www.amazon.com/Uses-Pessimism-Da…1579719169&sr=8-5 Click here to support the work of CSA – catholicstudiesacademy.com/donate-to-csa/    

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Episode 67: Understanding the Trinity

Episode 67: Understanding the Trinity

Understanding the Trinity In this episode, Jason and Dr. Bulzacchelli discuss the topic of his upcoming course on the Trinity. We cover:– The difficulty of the task– The term ‘Father’ and other male language– The difference between ‘that’ and ‘how’– The Foundation of the Trinity– Three-Personal Relationship with God– The difference between solving the mystery and pondering a mystery– The vital importance of a good understanding for the rest of theology– The Trinity, Salvation, and

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Episode 66: The Totality of the Epiphany

Episode 66: The Totality of the Epiphany

The Totality of the Epiphany In this episode, Jason and Dr. Bulzacchelli discuss the feast days of Epiphany and Baptism of the Lord. We cover:– Christmas, Epiphany, Baptism of the Lord– The Magi– The Star– God uses the Star– Eschatological considerations to these feast days Mentioned in this podcast: CCC 528 – The Epiphany is the manifestation of Jesus as Messiah of Israel, Son of God and Savior of the world. The great feast of

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