January 15, 2022
Listener and new friend, Robert Liczner, stops by to share his experience of the Polish Culture and the Catholic faith. While helping Dennis & Robert with their pronunciation of Polish beer names, he also explains the story behind the guy on the Tatra beer label.
Warka Strong - Warka Brewery
Home Sweet Home Honey Vanilla Wheat - 5 Paddles Brewing Co.
Whalebone Oyster Stout - Perth Brewery
Fr. Chris at St. Bernadette's Parish
Family Time Pizza in Drayton, Ontario
January 6, 2022
While Dennis & Robert take a Christmas break, enjoy these favourite faith quotes from some of our season 1 guests, including Al Smith, Dominic de Souza, William Hemsworth, Steven McEvoy and The Liturgy Guys.
December 5, 2021
Making his triumphal return to the Pints & Pews Podcast, Dennis reflects on how his Ignatian Experience of forced fasting helped deepen his spiritual life. Over a flight of craft beers the guys talk the importance of faith and prayer.
Fr. Rafal Bartosinski of St. John Chrysostom, Newmarket
Black Box Mercantile Craft Beer Paddles
Munich Lager - Scotch Ale - Spiced Ale - Milk Chocolate Stout
all from Brock Street Brewing Company - brockstreetbrewing.com
November 22, 2021
A book-a-day reader - Steven R. McEvoy of "Book Reviews and More" talks about his faith journey and some of the books he thinks Catholics need to read. His "Top 10" list another other reviews can be found at bookreviewsandmore.ca
Pre-Show Shoutouts to:
Joe Sales @joesales for promoting the podcast
All our listeners for getting us to over 1,000 downloads
Citrus SMaSH & Doc Perdue's Bobcat West Coast Red Ale
both from the Cowbell Brewing Co.
November 1, 2021
Fr. Gregory Merkley drops by to share his story of how a practical atheist followed the call of his heart to become a Catholic priest. Fr. Gregory discusses how his journey from atheism has made him a better priest and the faith-filled quotes that got him there.
He can be found at frmerkley.com
Also, a special shout-out to the folks at the Catholic Beer Drinkers Facebook group.
October 11, 2021
Dominic de Souza, founder of smartcatholics.com shares his faith journey that spans 4 countries and 3 continents. He also discusses how his quest to shift from knowing about Jesus to actually knowing Jesus and his discovery of the need to bring Catholics together in an authentic and dynamic way brought him to create the Smart Catholics community.
Also, shout-out to the folks at Feedspot, who have listed The Pints & Pews Podcast as one of the Best 80 Catholic Podcasts at https://blog.feedspot.com/catholic_podcasts/
September 26, 2021
R Jared Staudt, author of "The Beer Option" joined the podcast to discuss how faith and culture intersect, especially through 'this creature beer'. An enlightening conversation on how the simple pleasure of enjoying a good beer in good company can help us grow in our Catholic faith.
He can be found at www.buildingcatholicculture.com