Biblical Story of the Mass
Father Wade Menezes and EWTN Theology Advisor Tom Nash explore the biblical story of the Mass, which is prefigured in the Old Testament and fulfilled in the New, and spans the breadth of Scripture and beyond.
JESUS TRANSFORMS THE PASSOVER: INSTITUTING THE EUCHARIST AS THE NEW COVENANT COMMUNION SACRIFICE
Hosts Tom Nash and Fr. Wade discuss how in the Last Supper accounts of the Gospels, Jesus mysteriously offers his Body and Blood under the appearances of bread and wine, establishing the New Covenant Passover in the process.
GOD DRAWS NEAR TO HIS PEOPLE: ANCIENT ISRAEL AS LITURGICAL TRAINING GROUND
Fr. Wade and Tom Nash host a discussion and share insight into ancient Isreal as a liturgical training ground.
WHAT'S YOUR NAME? WHO'S YOUR DADDY? THE PRIESTHOOD OF MELCHIZEDEK
Father Wade and EWTN's Tom Nash examine the Priesthood of Melchizedek and why he became the priestly model for Jesus instead of the Levites.
PROCLAIMING THE LORD'S DEATH UNTIL HE COMES AGAIN: THE MASS IN THE EARLY CHURCH AND BEYOND
Tom and Fr. Wade talk about the remarkable story of Julian the Apostate and his divinely thwarted attempt to rebuild the Temple in Jerusalem.
CHALLENGING QUESTIONS ABOUT THE MASS AND EUCHARIST
Tom and Father Wade address challenging questions about the Mass and the Eucharist.
SYMBOLIC SUPPER OF SACRIFICE OF CALVARY MADE PRESENT AGAIN?
Hosts Tom Nash and Fr. Wade look into St. Paul's mention of the “Lord’s Supper,” and how most Protestant Christians view the ritual as simply a symbolic meal.
MAKING HEAVEN A PLACE ON EARTH: JESUS AS A PRIEST FOREVER ACCORDING TO THE ORDER OF MELCHIZEDEK
Tom Nash and Fr. Wade discuss how Jesus ascends to the heavenly sanctuary to culminate his Sacrifice of Calvary in everlasting glory.
ON THIS ALONE, MAN SHALL LIVE FOREVER
Fr. Wade and co-host Tom Nash reveal how when a priest pronounces the words of consecration, what looks like bread is no longer.
THANKS FOR THE "MEMORIES": PASSOVER, YOM KIPPUR AND THE SACRIFICE OF THE MASS
Hosts Tom Nash and Fr. Wade Menezes discuss Passover, Yom Kippur and the sacrifice of the Mass.
LIKE FATHERS, LIKE SONS: ABRAHAM AND ISAAC RECIEVE GOD'S SAVING WORD
Tom Nash and Fr. Wade explore how Abraham’s offering of his only son Isaac prefigures the Sacrifice of the Son of God, whom our heavenly Father sent to save the world.
WORTHY IS THE LAMB
Learn why God chose the docile, little lamb as the sacrificial paradigm of discipleship, with hosts Fr. Wade Menezes and Tom Nash.
IN GOD WE TRUST? PARADISE LOST
See what happened when Adam and Eve failed to trust God, and how the tree of life prefigures the Eucharist, with hosts Tom Nash and Fr. Wade Menezes.