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The Poco a Poco Podcast with the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

Feb 23, 2022

Series on Conversion by Fr Haggerty (Part 8 of 8)


When you have a conversion, you live a Eucharistic life, with a gravitational pull to be with Jesus. There, no matter how you feel, you know you’re not alone.


It’s not just about our desire to go to him, though—he is also drawing us to himself. Allow yourself...

Feb 16, 2022

Series on Conversion by Fr Haggerty (Part 7 of 8)


When we get to know Jesus, our need for “stuff”—for entertainment, for status—is lessened.


Besides… we have to stop pretending that stuff and noise and grasping doesn’t have an effect on our lives. Really examine it in your own life; the truth is...

Feb 9, 2022

Series on Conversion by Fr Haggerty (Part 6 of 8) 


The first big “yes”—when we originally orient our lives to Christ—is not the most important. It’s the later yesses, of a deeper surrender and trust and giving of our lives, that mean a lot more. At some point, it’s not enough to be doing the right things;...

Feb 2, 2022

Series on Conversion by Fr Haggerty (Part 5 of 8)


This is NOT a How to Discern episode.


It’s much closer to the foundation. What does the “will of God” even mean? What about “surrendering my life to God”?


Discernment isn’t a calculation or program or roadmap, it’s not a “do this and do that and...