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Merry Christmas from Word on Fire!

Merry Christmas from all of us here at Word on Fire!

12 Reasons to Listen to Handel’s “Messiah”

If you haven’t listened to Handel’s oratorio much, here’s why you should start.

What Children Can Teach Us About God

We’ve got front row seats to the greatest show to ever be staged.

Searching for Meaning at the Corner of Snark and Outrage

It is in fulfilling our purposes within God’s plan that the search for meaning is answered, and our contentment is won.

From Darkness to Light: An Advent Meditation

We are the people walking in darkness.

What Makes a “Holiday”? A Theory of Festivity

What does it mean to celebrate?

Curtis Martin: Making Missionary Disciples

Curtis Martin, Founder of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students), stops by the studio to discuss his new book, “Making Missionary Disciples: How to Live the Method Modeled by the Master.” Original Air 12-06-18

Beheading Statues

When we insist on self-will, the result is unfreedom.

St. John of the Cross’ Advice on Conquering Self-Love

The “dark night” dismantles the machinery of self-absorption.

Why Would Christians Want the World to Love Them?

The world not being “nice” to us is precisely the gig we signed on for.