The Patrick Coffin Show podcast features weekly interviews with A-list influencers and outliers in the effort to recover the Judeo-Christian roots of the culture. Patrick is the Canadian-born former host of Catholic Answers Live, and he has raving fans around the world. He injects these fascinating interviews with his own distinctive blend of depth and levity. If you’re tired of politically correct media speak, you want to see God back in the public square, and you’re not allergic to having a laugh, this is the place to be.
Dr. Rachel Fulton Brown
Dr. Rachel Fulton Brown is a tenured professor of history at the University of Chicago and a renowned medieval scholar with a specialty in the area of devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary. She is also a fervent convert to the Catholic Faith. In this episode, we dive deep into the biblical and historical roots of the role of the Blessed Mother in salvation history and suggest ways to answer objections to the truth about Mary.
In this episode you will learn:
Why we say Mary is the Mother of God and not just the Mother of Jesus
Why all Marian doctrine is Christological in nature How the medieval era got things right regarding the role of Mary in the life of the Church.
When devotion to Mary went into eclipse and how to revive it.
Why Our Lady is a powerful intercessor for all mankind, not just Catholics
The reason why all the titles of Mary in all the litanies can never exhaust her beauty nor the full truth about her person and mission.
Resources mentioned in this episode:
Mary and the Art of Prayer
The Hours of the Virgin in Medieval Christian Life and Thought by Rachel Fulton Brown
From Judgment to Passion: Devotion to Christ and the Virgin Mary, 800–1200 by Rachel Fulton Brown
The World’s First Love by Ven. Fulton J. Sheen