America has a number of resources to help you renew your faith during this Lenten season, in addition to our coverage of the daily news at the intersection of the church and the world.
The Word: Scripture Reflections
Throughout Lent, we will supplement our weekly Scripture reflection podcast with daily reflections from scriptural scholar Elizabeth Kirkland Cahill. Each reflection will focus on the Psalm from that day’s Mass. These five-minute audio reflections will include questions to help guide your personal prayer. Subscribe to “The Word” today and add these reflections to your daily Lenten routine.
Examen with Fr. James Martin, S.J.
The examen is a centuries-old prayer practice that helps you find God in your daily life. Our podcast is based on a technique that St. Ignatius Loyola outlined in the Spiritual Exercises, his classic manual for prayer. Each week Father Martin will provide you with a new reflection and guide you through the examen prayer. Subscribe today to start praying the examen each and every day.
Jesuitical: A podcast for young adult Catholics
Jesuitical is published every Friday and features Catholic news from around the world along with guest interviews and our listeners’ favorite section: consolations and desolations, the part of the show where our hosts talk about how they found (or struggled to find) God in their daily lives. For their first episode of Lent, the hosts of the Unorthodox podcast will join the show for an interfaith discussion about Lent and the Jewish roots of some Catholic practices.