“Ex Nihilo – Out of Nothing” hosted by Fr. Martin Nguyen, parochial vicar at St. James Cathedral and Steve Bucklin, director of adult faith formation at the Cathedral. Together, and with occasional guests, they engage in conversations about the life of faith and the challenges facing young adults and young families. Listen Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
- Ex Nihilo: Shssh, It’s a Secret! E37
This week Fr. Martin and Steve provide the answer to a question no one is asking. What is the Roman Curia and what does it do?
- Ex Nihilo: When the Saints Go Marching In! E36
Fr. Martin is back and he’s brought some guests with him! This week Fr. and Steve welcome residents from Bishop Grady Villas who are conducting research for their own brand new podcast.
- Ex Nihilo: You don’t need a cruise to Alaska to see the beauty of God E35
Fresh from his trip to Alaska, Fr. Chris joins Steve this week to discuss how the beauty of God is all around us and how through beauty we can grow closer to the Father.
- Ex Nihilo: You are free to kneel, but should you? E34
Fr. Martin and Steve discuss our freedoms and the responsibilities that come along with them.
- Ex Nihilo: Fr. Martin vs Hurricane Irma E33
Fr. Martin joins Steve to tackle the question, “if our God is a God of Love, why does he allow natural disasters and the suffering that accompanies them?”
- Ex Nihilo: A Vocation Story E32
Have you ever wanted to know Fr. Martin’s life story? Well this podcast includes his life in Vietnam, his adventure through his rebellious teens and of course his incredible journey to the priesthood.
- Ex Nihilo: It’s a Trap(pist)! E31
Fr. Martin and Steve take a look at a branch of the Order of Cistercians known as Trappists – discussing their daily lives and how they maintain their abbeys and cloisters. Oh yeah, they make beer too.
- Ex Nihilo: Catholic Superheroes R Us E30
Fr. Martin is STILL on vacation, so Steve welcomes back special guest Fr. Chris Dorsey to analyze the different kinds of Catholic Superheroes and how their spirituality defines them.
- Ex Nihilo: Gluten Free E29
Father Martin and Steve look at the history and tradition of the Eucharist by breaking it down into two parts: matter and form. They also discuss the importance of the chemical composition of the bread and wine.
- Ex Nihilo E28
“The Feminine Genius”
Fr. Martin and Steve welcome special guest Carol Brinati, Chief Operating Officer/Chancellor for the Diocese of Orlando, to talk about how each of us can use our own unique gifts to bring the light of Christ to our Brothers and Sisters.