The Jeff Cavins Show (Your Catholic Bible Study Podcast)

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

297 episodes of The Jeff Cavins Show (Your Catholic Bible Study Podcast) since the first episode, which aired on January 6th, 2017.

  • Real Answers for Real Suffering

    August 5th, 2022  |  37 mins 39 secs
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    Is there an answer to suffering? We all experience suffering in different forms and to varying degrees. So, how do we respond to it? What does it mean? In this episode, Jeff dives into the answers for some of the big questions around suffering.

  • Smuggling Bibles and What I Learned

    July 29th, 2022  |  31 mins 10 secs
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    In the 1980s, Jeff helped smuggle Bibles into the Soviet Union. In this episode, Jeff shares about that experience and the incredible people he met there who had such great faith and such great dependence on God that their witness still impacts his life today.

  • How to Give Criticism Well

    July 22nd, 2022  |  34 mins 58 secs
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    It can be difficult to receive criticism well, but what about offering criticism? This can be just as difficult! Jeff shares some advice and encouragement on how to give criticism well.

  • Wake Up!

    July 15th, 2022  |  25 mins 57 secs
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    How do we live in these times? We are called to something so contrary to what the culture offers. In this episode, Jeff expounds on what makes the call of Christ so contrary. He explains how we need to “wake up!”

  • How to Receive Criticism Well

    July 8th, 2022  |  36 mins 13 secs
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    Is criticism a good thing? If so, how can we receive it well? In this episode, Jeff Cavins shares personal advice and quotations from Scripture to help you receive criticism well.

  • What Are 1st Century Donkey Stickers?

    July 1st, 2022  |  33 mins 35 secs
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    Do bumper stickers say a lot about a person? Bumper stickers on your car could say a lot about what you believe and what is important to you. In this episode, Jeff ponders, “If people in the 1st century would have had stickers on their donkeys, what would some of those have said?”

  • When You Go from High to Low

    June 24th, 2022  |  39 mins 35 secs
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    Have you ever experienced going from a great high in your life to a significant low? Many of us have, and today, Jeff shares the story of Elijah to give us important reminders for when we experience such moments.

  • Are Tattoos a Sin?

    June 17th, 2022  |  37 mins 59 secs
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    Is it a sin to get a tattoo? In today’s episode, Jeff responds to this very common and sometimes controversial question. Jeff offers Scriptural references, Church teaching, and great points to ponder concerning the topic of tattoos.

  • The Art of Learning and Taking Notes

    June 10th, 2022  |  37 mins 26 secs
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    Curious to know how Jeff takes notes? Continuing his discussion on the art of learning, Jeff shares his method of taking notes and what he has learned about note taking over the years.

  • The Art of Learning and Deep Fat Fridays

    June 3rd, 2022  |  32 mins 44 secs
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    Are we losing the ability to learn and think deeply? Jeff explores this question and points out the incredible need for people to think, learn, and read more deeply. Jeff also offers an idea to help your family and community think more deeply.

  • On Earth as It Is in Heaven with Fr. Josh Johnson

    May 27th, 2022  |  47 mins 27 secs
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    What does it mean for the Church to be united "on earth as it is in Heaven?" In this episode, Jeff and guest Fr. Josh Johnson respond to this question and discuss Fr. Josh's new book: On Earth as It Is in Heaven: Restoring God's Vision of Race and Discipleship.

  • How to Become Rich

    May 20th, 2022  |  33 mins 17 secs
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    Do you want to know how to become rich? It seems as though most people have an innate desire to seek material wealth. However, in today’s episode, Jeff shares how to find true wealth that lasts.

  • Jesus and Radical Individualism

    May 13th, 2022  |  30 mins 38 secs
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    Is truth something that we each get to decide for ourselves? In this episode, Jeff explains the difference between valuing the individual and the radical individualism that is so prevalent in our world today.

  • From Worry to Wonder with Melissa Overmyer

    May 6th, 2022  |  35 mins 31 secs
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    Do you struggle with worry? Life is full of reasons to worry and opportunities to lose our peace. In this episode, Jeff speaks with author Melissa Overmyer to talk about her new book and the recipe to combat worry.

  • Knowledge Hoarding and the Solution

    April 29th, 2022  |  30 mins 29 secs
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    Do you struggle with knowledge hoarding? There is so much information to consume but so often that knowledge is rarely put into action. Jeff offers three steps to help you take the knowledge you have and put it into action.

  • Activated Disciple Series Part 8: The 40 Day Journal Challenge

    April 22nd, 2022  |  31 mins 50 secs
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    As the Activated Disciple series comes to a close, Jeff recaps our journey over the last couple of weeks and offers us some next steps in our personal discipleship with the Lord.