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The Catholic Underground

We're the show, now in its 11th year, that attempts to find the Still Small Voice in the whirlwind of the digital continent by commenting on the Good, the True, and the Beautiful in our culture.

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CU Weekly 347: Emulsified Pasta Promotion.

This week we gush about pasta, learn to pray the rosary daily, and have a modest conversation about...modesty! All this and our picks of the week.

15 May 2017

Rank #1

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CU Weekly 410: Marriage Mandatums.

This week: the unique way a newlyweds expressed Ephesians 5 at their reception, St. Albert crosses the streams and reconciles faith and science, and we take a look at Pope St. John Paul II’s Letter to Families after 25 years.

26 Nov 2019

Rank #2

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CU Weekly 406: The Family Dynamic.

This week, justice and mercy meet in court, some tips for talking to the teen in your life, that unique thing that makes a Catholic family different, our picks of the week, and more!

14 Oct 2019

Rank #3

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CU Weekly 407: When The Pope Tweets, Saints Go Marchin'.

This episode, the tweet heard 'round New Orleans (and the football world!), monk hand signals in medieval times, attending to the present moment, and ordering our use of beauty.

5 Nov 2019

Rank #4

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CU Weekly 337: Prepare to Lentify.

This week on the show, an 8-year old brings his family to Eucharistic Adoration, we build an in-home Netflix, and we prepare for a Lenten journey. All this and our picks of the week!

13 Feb 2017

Rank #5

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CU Weekly 408: Soldering On.

This episode, we talk about a new memorial on the Church calendar, how our bodies speak theology, veterans teach us about virtue, our picks of the week, and more!

11 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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CU Weekly 345: You Didn't Hear it From Us.

This week, The Eucharist takes flight from St. Faustina's convent, curbing the forked tongue of gossip, the spiritual value of work, our picks of the week and more!

1 May 2017

Rank #7

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CU Weekly 366: The Laetare Joke Caravan Rolls On.

This episode, we (yuck) it up with a few Catholic jokes, talk about progressive solemnity, and discuss Catholicism as the Religion of Repentance. All this and our Picks of the Week!

12 Mar 2018

Rank #8

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CU Weekly 412: The 2019 Christmas Spectacular!

This episode, we talk about a boy who invited his kindergarten class to his adoption, the school for would-be St. Nicks, and our culinary trip to Italy in studio. Plus a drinkable pick of the week!

24 Dec 2019

Rank #9

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CU Weekly 379: Response from the Pews

This week, we address the news of scandal in the Church, what does taking the Lord’s name in vain really mean and the real meaning of prudence. Plus, our picks of the week!

27 Aug 2018

Rank #10

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CU Weekly 334: We Eat Our Way Through Christmas

This episode, we are the ghosts of Christmas past, we eat our way around the world, find 12 reasons to sing about Christmas, our picks of the week and more!

25 Dec 2016

Rank #11

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CU Weekly 344: We've Got Eggsplaining to Do.

This week, the pious legend of the Easter Egg, some Catholic games that fit in your pocket, and a Hitchikers Guide to Holy Week. Plus a very special Pick of the Week!

8 Apr 2017

Rank #12

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CU Weekly 389: Fear, Itself.

This episode, Cardinal Newman is almost a saint, fasting better by understanding hunger, and we give fear a run for its money! Also, our picks of the week.

25 Feb 2019

Rank #13

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354: It's Virtually Morning in America.

This week, taking a virtual pilgrimage online, some good tips on making a good morning, Padre Pio and spiritual warfare, and our picks of the week.

2 Oct 2017

Rank #14

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CU Weekly 385: Do You Know The Way?

This episode, Fr. Chris talks about his time on the Camino Santiago and we spend some time with St. Bernard for Advent. All this and our Picks of the Week!

17 Dec 2018

Rank #15

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CU Weekly 370: Café Catechism

Coffee Shops attached to parishes are new evangelization centers, tips for heading off to college while keeping a pure heart and a level head, and holding fast to Tradition. Plus our picks of the week!

14 May 2018

Rank #16

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CU Weekly 340: Read, Fast, and Pray.

This week, the little way of fasting, net neutrality, and using books to fight the devil. All this and our picks of the week!

13 Mar 2017

Rank #17

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CU Weekly 336: Life. And Living It!

Today, we talk about the March for Life, unlikely pro-life voices, running toward silence, some backchat and our picks of the week.

6 Feb 2017

Rank #18

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CU Weekly 399: Into the Areopagus!

This week: Catholic students provide burials for homeless veterans, prayer when it's not easy, the new areopagus, and our picks of the week!

1 Jul 2019

Rank #19

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CU Weekly 396: Men, Women, and The Right Thing to Do.

This week, a bayou priest with a solution to human trafficking, dealing with the com-box culture, and an antidote to decaying fatherhood, plus our picks of the week!

3 Jun 2019

Rank #20