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061: What is Apostolic Succession and Why Does it Matter? (w/ Bishop Thomas Dowd)

May 27, 2020 K. Albert Little
The Cordial Catholic
061: What is Apostolic Succession and Why Does it Matter? (w/ Bishop Thomas Dowd)
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The Cordial Catholic
061: What is Apostolic Succession and Why Does it Matter? (w/ Bishop Thomas Dowd)
May 27, 2020
K. Albert Little

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm joined by Bishop Thomas Dowd of the Archdiocese of Montreal to discuss incredibly important topic of apostolic succession. 

Listen, and learn how the Catholic Church traces its authority, its succession of bishops, right back to the charge which Jesus gave his followers to "bind and loose." Plus, we talk about the Jewish roots of the priesthood and why it's important to have a body of bishops which can authoritatively explain the Bible and the Catholic Christian faith.

To find out more about Bishop Dowd you can visit his website or follow him on Twitter where he is active daily.

For more, visit The Cordial Catholic. Send your feedback to cordialcatholic@gmail.com.

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Show Notes

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm joined by Bishop Thomas Dowd of the Archdiocese of Montreal to discuss incredibly important topic of apostolic succession. 

Listen, and learn how the Catholic Church traces its authority, its succession of bishops, right back to the charge which Jesus gave his followers to "bind and loose." Plus, we talk about the Jewish roots of the priesthood and why it's important to have a body of bishops which can authoritatively explain the Bible and the Catholic Christian faith.

To find out more about Bishop Dowd you can visit his website or follow him on Twitter where he is active daily.

For more, visit The Cordial Catholic. Send your feedback to cordialcatholic@gmail.com.

For more information about sponsoring the show, keeping this podcast going, and helping me to continue to deliver quality content please visit the Patreon page

Even $1 or $2 a month can go a long way to helping make this podcast sustainable and will give you access to a special Patron-Only podcast featuring behind-the-scenes content and early access to upcoming material.

If you can give $5/mo or more you'll also be entered into monthly draws for fantastic books hand-picked by me.

If you'd like to give a one-time donation to The Cordial Catholic, you can visit the PayPal page.

Thank you to those already supporting the show!

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/cordialcatholic)