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Conversations from the International Catholic Stewardship Conference

Join Jim Friend and his colleagues for timely discussions about developing stewardship resources and creating a compelling case for support for your parish, educational and ministry initiatives.

Anthem on ‘The Gospel According to the Joker’

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's youth and young adult ministry takes on the big questions about spirituality, religion and Christianity with honesty and humor. In their latest podcast, the Anthem team asks if Jesus would have had sympathy for "The Joker."

Can Catholics endorse safe injection sites?

Addiction specialist Jeffrey Burger, M.D. and bioethicist Steven Bozza discuss the moral and medical viability of such facilities in this podcast from the National Catholic Bioethics Center.

Pope Francis wants you to tell it like it is

Father Thomas Dailey shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how the pope wants the faithful to steer clear of divisive terms such as "authentically Christian," and instead stick to plain language when communicating the reality of Christ's love.

Anthem on ‘The Gospel According to J. Cole’

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's youth and young adult ministry takes on the big questions about spirituality, religion and Christianity with honesty and humor.

Don’t stop praying!

The parable of the unjust judge is disturbing, but it awakens us to the need to stay in constant contact with the Lord, says Catholic author and speaker Gary Zimak.

Giving thanks to God changes our perspective

Father Joseph LoJacono shares how seeing our very being as a gift from the Lord allows us to view the world with joy, courage and confident hope.

Owning your voice, changing your life

When your early life is marked by trauma and at-risk behavior, how do you reshape your future? Duane Price, a recent graduate of the Archdiocese's De La Salle Vocational School, shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how he learned to "own his voice" and believe in himself -- so that he can help others do the same.

Catholic sportsmanship: Does it exist?

Veteran sports reporter John Knebels shares with Inside Catholic Philly.com how the faith is still at the heart of Catholic League sports in Philadelphia -- and where that spirit could use some extra practice.

Anthem on ‘The Gospel According to Eminem’

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's youth and young adult ministry takes on the big questions about spirituality, religion and Christianity with honesty and humor.