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CHATechesis Podcast Series

This series is designed for clergy with best practices and resources to support your ministry in each episode.

Priest and deacons are on the frontlines of evangelization and catechesis. Join Deacon Matt Halbach, PhD, as he interviews priests and deacons around the country who are finding creative and fresh ways to share the gospel message and promote missionary discipleship.

Episode 1: A Makeover in L.A.

Fr. Parker Sandoval, Vice Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, reveals the Archdiocese’s new, digital “face lift.”

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Episode 2: What's Brewing in Seattle?

Deacon Eric Paige from the Archdiocese of Seattle shares how they are supporting family faith formation during the pandemic.

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Episode 3: Rural Routes

Fr. Jay Atherton from a rural part of Albany, NY, discusses pastoring in multiple parishes, YouTube, and Confirmation preparation.

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Episode 4: No Way I Can Do This!

Fr. William Corcoran, pastor of St. Elizabeth Seton Church in IL, focuses on important virtues for pastors and parents as catechists at home.

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Episode 5: There’s a New Vicar in Town

Father Joseph Gibino, the new Vicar for Evangelization and Catechesis for the Diocese of Brooklyn, shares how to make Lent meaningful.

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Episode 6: Reaching Across the Aisle

Fr. Tony Zimmer, pastor of St. Anthony on the Lake in Wisconsin, tells us about his parish and school’s collaboration on children’s faith formation.

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Episode 7: Keepin’ It Small

Fr. James Burkart, pastor of Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Community in TX, discusses small faith group communities and the role of discernment.

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Episode 8: Celebrating Mass and Handling IT

Fr. Ricardo Martín, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish in WI, chats about his new priorities and the importance of learning about race and racism.

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Episode 9: Caution: Confirmation Can Be Habit-Forming

Fr-. Dave Fleming, pastor in IA, speaks about Confirmation preparation, good habits, and exorcism.

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Episode 10: Driving with Jesus

Fr. Fidèle Okitembo Dikete, pastor of St. John Berchmans in the Archdiocese of San Antonio, shares an inspiring story of missionary discipleship.

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Episode 11: Homily Prep Pointers & Pentecost

Fr. Justin Claravall, SJ from Los Angeles, CA, shares some tips on homily preparation and reflects on the readings for Pentecost.

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Episode 12: Keeping the Faith a Top Priority During the Summer

Deacon Henry Reyes from Milwaukee, WI, shares ways to engage parishioners during the summer.

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Episode 13: Aloha, Jesus!

Bishop Larry Silva, Bishop of Honolulu, discusses the importance of witness today, his Diocesan Evangelization Task Force, and more.

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Episode 14: Faith on the Border

Fr. Francisco Quiroz, from the Diocese of Laredo, TX, talks about the unique challenges and opportunities of being a missionary diocese on the Border.

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Episode 15: Teaching to Pray

Abshp. Charles Gordon, Archbishop of Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago, chats about his book, Teach Us to Pray: A Little Book on Christian Prayer.

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Episode 16: Cultivating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Ministry

Fr. Stephen Bell, CSP, shares how to make diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) a critical part of ministry.

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Episode 17: What’s Up with the Missionaries of Mercy Today?

Fr. Augustine Dada of New York discusses his experience as a Missionary of Mercy today.

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Episode 18: Rediscovering the Eucharist in Albany, NY

Bishop Ed Scharfenberger chats about the need for Eucharistic renewal and revivial and what it will take.

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Episode 19: It Takes a Village to Raise a Priest Who Can Raise Up that Village

Fr. James Ferreira, a pastor in Staten Island, NY, shares his first five years of being a priest.

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Episode 20: The Heartland: Mission Possible!

Mr. John Gaffney, Dir. of Evangelization & Catechesis for the Diocese of Des Moines, tells why the Church must move from maintenance to mission mode.

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Episode 21: “Father Catechist”

Noted catechetical scholars and authors, Dr. Hosffman Ospino and Dr. Tim O’Malley, chat about forming clergy as catechists.

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Episode 22: A Eucharistic Revival for the Catholic Church in the United State!

Bishop Andrew Cozzens, USCCB Evangelization & Catechesis Chair, discusses Eucharistic Revival plans.

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Episode 23: Directory for Catechesis: Major Themes

We chat with Bishop Franz-Peter, delegate to the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization.

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Episode 24: Focusing on Families

Fr. Michael Amadeo, pastor of Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Parish in Ankeny, Iowa, chats with us about supporting family catechesis.

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Episode 25: Talking All Things Accompaniment

Three catechetical experts discuss what accompaniment is and how it can be applied in ministry.

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Episode 26: Technology in Catechesis Today

Steve Botsford, Sadlier’s Senior Director of Digital Catechesis, talks about using digital technology to evangelize and catechize today.

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Episode 27: Pastoring a Young Church

Fr. Ken Halbur, Pastor of St. Luke the Evangelist Parish in Iowa, chats with us about pastoring a young church.

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Episode 28: Journeying Together: Archdiocese of Chicago

Msgr. Patrick Pollard explains how the AOC is preparing for the 2023 Synod.

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Episode 29: Church of Formation; Not Forms

Kenneth Velasquez, Senior Coordinator for Certification and Ongoing Formation in the Archdiocese of Chicago, discusses forming catechists today.

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Episode 30: Building the Catechesis Bench

Colleen Moore, Director of Notre Dame’s Echo Program, chats with us about forming future catechists.

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Episode 31: NCEA 2022 Convention

Jill Annable, SVP of Programs for NCEA, chats with us about their upcoming 2022 Convention and why catechists and teachers should attend.

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Episode 32: Learn about NALM

Michael Taylor, NALM Conference Planning Chair, chats with us about the role of the National Association for Lay Ministry in the Catholic Church.

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Episode 33: Supporting Eucharistic Revival

Deacon Matt chats about charity as a focus of Eucharistic revival and invigorates you to attend Sadlier’s Masterclass on the Eucharist.

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Episode 34: Catechetical Institute

Bill Keimig, Assistant Director of Franciscan University’s Catechetical Institute, discusses the Institute’s role in forming ministers.

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Episode 35: A More Meaningful Pentecost

Deacon Matt shares how to make your Pentecost experience more meaningful by examining the role of the Holy Spirit in the life of discipleship.

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Episode 36: Catholic Leadership Institute

Dan Cellucci tells us how the Catholic Leadership Institute is helping dioceses evangelize more effectively.

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Episode 37: Music in Catechesis

Fr. Phillip Ganir examines the role of music in catechesis and why we listen to the music we do.

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Episode 38: 20th Anniversary of the Dallas Charter

Deacon Matt chats about the journey the Church has been on since 2002 and the effort to protect young people against clergy abuse.

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Episode 39: Meaningful Adult Faith Formation

Deacon Matt chats about the journey and what it takes to provide meaningful adult faith formation.

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Episode 40: The Catechist’s Identity

Deacon Matt talks about the new Directory’s description of the catechist’s identity and why it is so important to understand.

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Episode 41: Catechetical Sunday 2022

Deacon Matt chats about the unique challenges catechists face today and discusses this year’s theme for Catechetical Sunday.

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Episode 42: An Introduction to the State of Bilingual Catechesis Today

Three guests discuss the state of bilingual catechesis and the importance of the Hispanic/Latino community to the church.

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