Fr- Mike with Ascension Presents

 Ask Father Mike Live!Ascension Presents
5 months ago
For the first time ever on Ascension Presents, Father Mike Schmitz answers your questions LIVE! Whether you wonder why ...
 4 Essentials for Every CatholicAscension Presents
5 months ago
In a previous episode (https://youtu.be/AR6T4qOrdDc), Fr. Mike said that all Catholics grow in the same “soil” together, but the fruit ...
 A Fr. Mike ChristmasAscension Presents
4 years ago
Fr. Mike wishes all a merry and Christ-filled Christmas, while singing some Christmas songs in an ugly sweater and doing a bit of ...
 I Will Follow—Two Catholic Priests' Vocation StoriesAscension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike Schmitz and Fr. Josh Johnson give their vocation stories in this clip from Ascension's best-selling study ALTARATION.
 A Guided Examination of ConscienceAscension Presents
yesterday
Fr. Mark-Mary explains how to do an examination of conscience. Here are some quick guidelines on how you should make an ...
 Will I Ever Find "The One"?Ascension Presents
4 years ago
Are you expecting to find that special someone someday, and are you hoping you'll live happily ever after? Be honest. We've all ...
 Do You Present Your True Self to Others?Ascension Presents
2 years ago
If we put on a mask when we come to God in prayer, how can he love that fake version of us? In this week's video from Fr. Mike, ...
 ForgivenessAscension Presents
5 years ago
What is forgiveness exactly? Maybe if we really knew what it meant, we'd be more willing to show it. Father Mike Schmitz teaches ...
 Catholics, Alcohol, and DrinkingAscension Presents
2 years ago
Alcohol can certainly help us to live in the moment, grow in friendship, and simply enjoy life more, but when we drink too much we ...
 Fasting Can Change You ForeverAscension Presents
3 years ago
Fr. Mike talks about the real reasons Christ tells us to fast. It isn't just about strengthening our will and showing our love for God ...
 Living in the Present MomentAscension Presents
3 years ago
The present moment is a unique gift from God, yet so often, rather than live in the present, we pine for another time in our lives, ...
 Learning to be AloneAscension Presents
4 years ago
Being alone isn't supposed to be scary. In this video, Fr. Mike Schmitz shows us how solitude can be an invitation and doesn't ...
 Building Healthy RelationshipsAscension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike shares three things that will help you build healthy relationships. If a couple wants to get married, that's something we ...
 How to Quit PornAscension Presents
5 years ago
Father Mike Schmitz discusses why we seek out porn and what you can do to quit. Porn use is often a sign of a deeper need.
 Father Mike's Funniest Moments - Part 1The Joy of the Faith
8 months ago
Father Michael Schmitz is hilarious! Check out part 1 of his funniest moments and his full talks at @Ascension Presents, ...
 The Key to DiscernmentAscension Presents
1 years ago
Who would have thought algebra and data could be the key to discernment? Fr. Mike explains that the discernment journey isn't ...
 Training vs Working OutAscension Presents
3 years ago
Inspired by the diligence of professional athletes and St. Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians, Fr. Mike encourages us to approach ...
 The Value of SilenceAscension Presents
4 years ago
God never ignores us, but sometimes we simply can't hear him due to all of the distractions in our life. That's why Fr. Mike Schmitz ...
 Becoming Flexible to Accept God's WillAscension Presents
2 years ago
Permanent things, such as heaven and God himself, give us hope. So, it's natural for people to have trouble with the ...
 Why Married Couples Must Be Open to ChildrenAscension Presents
2 days ago
Do you have any “expectations” when you think about marriage? A lot of us probably think of marriage as broadly the same thing: ...
 Tips for PrayingAscension Presents
4 years ago
Prayer isn't just another good thing to do; it's absolutely necessary if we want to know God's will in our lives and draw closer to him ...
 Confession is a Place of VictoryAscension Presents
1 years ago
What is the priest thinking when you make your confession? Fr. Mike reveals the answer in this video from The 99, a simple ...
 Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time - Mass with Fr. Mike SchmitzAscension Presents
2 months ago
Join Fr. Mike Schmitz as he celebrates Sunday Mass at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you would like to support Ascension ...
 Do You Present Your True Self to Others?Ascension Presents
2 years ago
If we put on a mask when we come to God in prayer, how can he love that fake version of us? In this week's video from Fr. Mike, ...
 What's Your Burden?Ascension Presents
3 years ago
As responsibilities pile up, it's common for us to worry about getting everything done well and on time. In this video, Fr. Mike ...
 Learning to be AloneAscension Presents
4 years ago
Being alone isn't supposed to be scary. In this video, Fr. Mike Schmitz shows us how solitude can be an invitation and doesn't ...
 Is Courtesy Required for Catholics?Ascension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike explains why courtesy is not just a set of proprietary gestures meant for upper echelon or archaic societies. Ultimately, it's ...
 Living in the Present MomentAscension Presents
3 years ago
The present moment is a unique gift from God, yet so often, rather than live in the present, we pine for another time in our lives, ...
 #ASKFRMIKE: Lucifer, the Trinity, and Leisurely SundaysAscension Presents
4 years ago
Fr. Mike Schmitz tackles several tough questions from his audience, like “Who became the new light-bearer after Lucifer fell?
 Freedom and Its ConsequencesAscension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike points out the false lesson of Disney's The Little Mermaid, a movie that fails to show that freedom to do whatever you want ...
 Don't Have Any Friends?Ascension Presents
1 years ago
We often use the term “friend” loosely, introducing casual acquaintances as “My friends Lucy and John.” But what is friendship, ...
 We Are Not Cosmic AccidentsAscension Presents
2 years ago
Without our dignity that comes from God, we are just cosmic accidents. This is a humbling realization, but one that can also be ...
 Influencing the WorldAscension Presents
4 years ago
Everyone has influence over someone. If we are striving to be great saints, then the people we influence will observe how we live ...
 Fifth Sunday in Lent - LIVE Mass with Fr. Mike SchmitzAscension Presents
6 months ago
Join Fr. Mike Schmitz as he celebrates Sunday Mass at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you would like to support Ascension ...
 Training vs Working OutAscension Presents
3 years ago
Inspired by the diligence of professional athletes and St. Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians, Fr. Mike encourages us to approach ...
 Father Mike's Funniest Moments - Part 1The Joy of the Faith
8 months ago
Father Michael Schmitz is hilarious! Check out part 1 of his funniest moments and his full talks at @Ascension Presents, ...
 The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity - Mass with Fr. Mike SchmitzAscension Presents
4 months ago
Join Fr. Mike Schmitz as he celebrates Sunday Mass at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you would like to support Ascension ...
 How to Share the Gospel (and How Not To)Ascension Presents
3 months ago
If you want to know how to share the gospel, it's important to have the love and courage to not just give answers and corrections, ...
 Decision Making 101Ascension Presents
2 years ago
When you have to make a big decision, what course of action ​do ​you take to ensure you​ make the best choice? In this video ...
 Talking about SuicideAscension Presents
3 years ago
Fr. Mike explains why hope is the best remedy for suicidal thoughts. If you know someone struggling with such thoughts, don't ...
 Aren't All Churches the Same?Ascension Presents
4 years ago
There's an ancient symbol that uses a ship or boat to represent the Catholic Church. In this video, Fr. Mike Schmitz takes that ...
 Is Courtesy Required for Catholics?Ascension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike explains why courtesy is not just a set of proprietary gestures meant for upper echelon or archaic societies. Ultimately, it's ...
 Living in the Present MomentAscension Presents
3 years ago
The present moment is a unique gift from God, yet so often, rather than live in the present, we pine for another time in our lives, ...
 Freedom and Its ConsequencesAscension Presents
2 years ago
Fr. Mike points out the false lesson of Disney's The Little Mermaid, a movie that fails to show that freedom to do whatever you want ...
 Don't Have Any Friends?Ascension Presents
1 years ago
We often use the term “friend” loosely, introducing casual acquaintances as “My friends Lucy and John.” But what is friendship, ...
 We Are Not Cosmic AccidentsAscension Presents
2 years ago
Without our dignity that comes from God, we are just cosmic accidents. This is a humbling realization, but one that can also be ...
 Influencing the WorldAscension Presents
4 years ago
Everyone has influence over someone. If we are striving to be great saints, then the people we influence will observe how we live ...
 Fifth Sunday in Lent - LIVE Mass with Fr. Mike SchmitzAscension Presents
6 months ago
Join Fr. Mike Schmitz as he celebrates Sunday Mass at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you would like to support Ascension ...
 Training vs Working OutAscension Presents
3 years ago
Inspired by the diligence of professional athletes and St. Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians, Fr. Mike encourages us to approach ...
 The Power of PrayerAscension Presents
3 years ago
Fr. Mike lays down the reasons we should pray and gives a few spot-on examples of how real life reflects the nature of prayer.
 Father Mike's Funniest Moments - Part 1The Joy of the Faith
8 months ago
Father Michael Schmitz is hilarious! Check out part 1 of his funniest moments and his full talks at @Ascension Presents, ...
 How to Share the Gospel (and How Not To)Ascension Presents
3 months ago
If you want to know how to share the gospel, it's important to have the love and courage to not just give answers and corrections, ...
 Can Someone be "Born Gay?" W/ Fr. Mike SchmitzMatt Fradd
1 years ago
Fr. Mike explains why it's a bad idea to attribute homosexual behavior to being "born that way." We discuss how identity politics ...
 Padre Pio's Secret to HolinessAscension Presents
5 years ago
What is the true sign of sainthood? Fr. Mike Schmitz explains why it's not the stigmata or the ability to miraculously heal people.
 Caffeinated Conversations with Fr. Mike SchmitzAscension Presents
4 years ago
In honor of Ascension Presents' one-year anniversary, Fr. Mike Schmitz and Ascension Presents producer Maria Mitchell join ...
 Hope in the Face of SuicideAscension Presents
4 years ago
With the way our culture disregards life sometimes, it is easy for the question “Is life worth living?” to surface. In this video, Fr. Mike ...
 Repentance and Church ReformAscension Presents
2 years ago
In a follow-up to his video last week, “Sex Abuse Scandal and the Church” (https://bit.ly/2BZnMIE), Fr. Mike emphasizes that if we ...
 The Greatest Surprise: Jesus' Second ComingAscension Presents
5 years ago
What will it be like for us when Christ comes again? Will it be a great surprise, or will it be more like an unwelcome Halloween ...