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Making a Good Confession

Let’s talk about confession and why you need it, Jack! Here’s why you need confession, Jack! … and Jill and Jane and Jimmy. OK Hi, my name’s Father Mike Schmitz and this is Ascension Presents. So one of the things I love to do as a Catholic priest, is I love, I love hearing confessions,… Read More »

Bruce Jenner & the Transgender Question

Hi, my name is Father Mike Schmitz and this is Ascension Presents. So, I was, over Memorial Day weekend hanging out with my family, and one of my nephews, he, he pretended he was a dog. And you know how you have to deal with a little kid when like, “I’m a puppy!” Okay. you… Read More »

Did the Church Ever Sell Indulgences?

(deep voice) And take one! Take two. (lighter voice) Take two, they’re small. (deep voice) Take two, they’re small. (Heh) OK. Hi, my name is Father Mike Schmitz and this is Ascension Presents. So as you probably know, we’re in the Year of Mercy, the year that Pope Francis declared to be the Jubilee Year… Read More »