About4 Podcast

Monday, March 21, 2022
Bishop Kemme on Moving Assignments
Bishop Kemme continues his time in the podcasting studio where he discusses the difficulties and graces of changing assignments with the priests.  They get into what this looks like in… Read More
Monday, March 14, 2022
Special Guest Bishop Kemme on Qualities for an Applicant
Our first guest ever on About Four O’Clock, Bishop Carl Kemme!  He decided to take time out of his busy schedule to sit down with the three priests and discuss… Read More
Monday, March 07, 2022
Fr. Garett’s Vocation Story
  The title is self-explanatory.  This episode is about Fr. Garett’s Vocation story.  It includes turtles, dogs, matching pajamas, and sailor suits.  This is how a priest gets made.
Monday, February 28, 2022
Episode 9: Discerning Between Religious and Diocesan
  In this episode, the priests discuss some of the hallmarks between discerning a vocation to a religious order compared to diocesan priesthood.
Monday, February 21, 2022
Episode 8: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Discernment
What are the reasons a man might consider seminary and the priesthood?  In this episode, the priests discuss examples of bad discernment.  Situations or reasons that young men have sometimes… Read More
Monday, February 14, 2022
Episode 7: Am I Praying Honestly?
Am I Praying Honestly? Description:  What if all God knew about you was what you told Him?  How well would He know you?  The three priests discuss the crucial aspect… Read More
Monday, February 07, 2022
Episode 6: Friendship and Discernment
  Friendship and Discernment “Saints run in packs.”  Fr. Drew often quotes this line.  In this episode, the three priests discuss how friendship establishes a healthy foundation for discernment.  That… Read More
Monday, January 31, 2022
Episode 5: Am I Holy Enough?
  Spoiler alert: No, you are not holy enough.  But is that even a helpful question?  The three priests talk about dangers of that question and how it can positively… Read More
Monday, January 24, 2022
Episode 4: The Idol of Clarity
  God does not expect us to have a 100% certainty before making a decision.  In fact, as is frequently witnessed by the saints, we are often called to make… Read More
Monday, January 17, 2022
#3: But I Want To Get Married
It is common for a man discerning priesthood to also feel pulled towards marriage and family.  This desire is part of how we are created as human beings.  In this… Read More
Monday, January 10, 2022
#2: God Desires Your Good
Fathers Chad, Garett, and Drew talk about the fundamental truth of God desiring our good.  Without this deep felt knowledge, discernment will be a trial filled with fear.
Monday, January 03, 2022
#1: When Do I Enter Seminary?
  Welcome to the first episode of About Four O’Clock! Three Catholic priests sit down to talk about discerning God’s call to the priesthood. Listen to Fr. Chad Arnold, Fr.… Read More