Podcast: The Hillbilly Thomists on Bluegrass, Catholic culture and liturgical music
This week, Ashley and Zac are joined by Father Thomas Joseph White, O.P., of the all-Dominican bluegrass group, The Hillbilly Thomists. They discuss what the Order of Preachers could teach the wider church about preaching, liturgically appropriate music as well as The Hillbilly Thomists new album, Holy Ghost Power.
During Signs of the Times, America’s national correspondent, Michael O’Loughlin, discusses a shakeup at the Newman Center at The Ohio State University.
Links from the Show:
- Holy Ghost Power (Spotify)
- Who owns the Newman Center? Shake-up at Ohio State highlights the tension between students and older parishioners
- Pope Francis: The devil knows the passwords to our heart. We must know them too.
What’s on tap?
High Screamer: 2 oz. bourbon, 1 oz. Cointreau, 0.5 oz simple syrup, 1/2 of a lime, juiced. Best served on ice.