The Quizzical Papist

The Quizzical Papist
This podcast consists of two types of shows…1) Quizzical Papist. It is your “Extraordinary Form” bar trivia. Fr. Asks the questions, hopefully you have the answers.”This show creatively crafts questions that spark discussion, …

CT - 040 - Halloween…is it okay?
Oct 19 • 11 min
Is Halloween off limits to Catholics? Fr. Brad spends a CT going into the origin, history, and do’s and do nots of this macabre holiday….. and truly, it can be a Holy Day!
QP - 038 - 9mm Molla
Oct 14 • 67 min
This week’s game was packed with Fr Brad hosting Hailey, Mallory, and Kyle here in Albany LA vs. patrons Elizabeth & Meredith on the internet!
CT - 039 - Tattoos & Piercings
Oct 6 • 13 min
Can Catholics get tattoos and piercing? Let’s pour some coffee on that!
QP - 037 - QP Gets Engaged
Sep 30 • 78 min
What fun episode. Gabe and Sarah join us in celebration of their recent engagement. Of course the story is included! Then they take on Dr. Brad and Grace for a rollicking episode. We hope you enjoy!
CT - 038 - Jeopardy w/ Mike Wilson
Sep 23 • 41 min
Mike Wilson tells Fr. Brad his behind the scenes story about being on Jeopardy.
QP - 036 - Tom Jones’ Chest Hair
Sep 15 • 70 min
There was a lot of laughs and extraordinary trivia chops all around as Fr. Brad hosted Avera Santo, Mike Wilson, and David Smalley in a great round of The Quizzical Papist.
CT - 037 - Immigration Homily
Sep 8 • 21 min
Fr. Brad gives the Church’s teaching on immigration in the context of the Mass of the 21st Sunday of Ordinary Time!
QP - 035 - The Catholic Company
Sep 1 • 65 min
Fr. Brad was privileged enough to work with Good Catholic, the media branch of The Catholic Company based out of Charlotte NC. While he was there recording for them, he hosted a game between employees. Check out the series on the Mass that was…
CT - 036 - Avera Santo & The Courage Apostolate
Aug 25 • 26 min
Fr. Brad has Avera Santo on to talk about her own experience with same sex attraction and the beauty of the Courage Apostolate. If you are looking for an intimate expression of the truth and charity of the Church’s teaching on the subject, look np f…
QP - 034 - Flocknote Joins The Hurricane Party
Aug 18 • 66 min
This week Grace hosts Fr. Brad and the happiness department of Flocknote a parish communication company. Courtney Shows up and joins Flocknote. Who wins? Find out!
CT - 035 - 19th Sunday In Ordinary Time
Aug 11 • 8 min
Here’s Fr. Brad’s first Sunday homily preached at my new assignment, St. Margaret of Scotland parish in Albany, LA.
QP - 033 -
Aug 3 • 53 min
Fr. Brad traveled to North Carolina with Fr. Tim Hedrick of the Archdiocese of New Orleans to visit camps Kahdalea and Chosatonga and the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway!
*Bonus* Grace’s New Podcast “Return By: a podcast for the literary procrastinator”
Jul 29 • 6 min
Hey guys… Grace is heading up a new monthly-is book study podcast to kick our butts into reading shape. Join us!!!
CT - 34 - Music at Mass w/ Mark LaBelle and Baby Jack
Jul 27 • 38 min
Fr. Brad hosts Mark Labell and baby Jack, both liturgical experts and employees at Christ the King Catholic Parish on the campus of Louisiana State University.
QP - 032 - Catching Foxes, Tooth & Nail, And A Bit Of Censoring
Jul 20 • 52 min
Luke and Gomer from the famed podcast Catching Foxes join Father Brad for a game of The Quizzical Papist.
CT - 033 - Dr. Jennifer Miller & Gender Theory
Jul 14 • 35 min
This week Fr. Brad hosts Dr. Jennifer Miller, professor of moral theology at Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans. She is part of a journey of theologians striving to dive deeper into what it means to be man and women according to scripture and Church…
QP - 031 - Frenchmen St. > Bourbon St.
Jul 6 • 64 min
Fr. Brad and Grace take a pit stop in New Orleans right before their road trip with John Bihm to the West Coast.
CT - 032 - Audrey Assad, Bishop Tobin, & #PRIDE
Jul 2 • 44 min
Fr. Brad & Grace comment on the recent twitter happenings of famous catholics regarding Pride Month.
QP - 030 - San Francisco…that’s fun to say
Jun 22 • 49 min
Grace Krause, Fr Brad, and John Bihm make their way down the West Coast of the USA and were able to stop for a game of The Quizzical Papist with Lucas, Maria, “Abbey Ale” Matt Chan, and Riccardo.
CT - 031 - My Dad Is Bald (Father’s Day Homily)
Jun 16 • 16 min
Fr Brad’s Trinity Sunday Homily is about 1 of the 3… The Father. P.S. his dad is bald…or balding at least. P.S.S. That information adds nothing to this podcast or your holiness. He finishes with some housekeeping.
QP - 029 - Can You Understand These Cajuns?
Jun 9 • 56 min
This week Father Brad hosts a game completely comprised of the good people of Vacherie Louisiana, three of which are patrons; Lee Granier, Trista Brazon, and Amanda Breaud.
CT - 030 - Authority & Scripture
Jun 2 • 15 min
In this Coffee Talk, Fr. Brad gives a homily about the ultimate authority in Christianity. Is it scripture? Is it the Church? Is it both?
QP - 028 - Sede Vecante
May 26 • 64 min
Mark Labell filled his seat, at least trivially, and joined Fr. Brad against Grace and Fr. Matthew Graham, for a very tight and informative game written by Jordan.
CT - 029 - Notre Dame’s On Fire
May 19 • 34 min
This week, Fr. Brad & Grace talk about a long awaited topic of the Notre Dame fire and the critique of building beautiful buildings in the face of poverty in the world.
CT - 028 - Is Our Lady Of Guadalupe White?
May 16 • 12 min
Homily from the 4th Sunday of Easter. How we make the Church too narrow and destroy evangelization!
QP - 027 - Coast To Coast
May 13 • 53 min
This week, Fr. Brad hosts Skype guests Jordan Haddad and Abbey Ale Patron Matt Chan. San Jose is in the house!
CT - 027 - Dare To Say “The Our Father”
May 5 • 19 min
Jarrod and Courtney Quebodeaux join Fr. Brad to talk about the Our Father, a prayer that is so common that it’s scandal often escapes us
CT - 026 - Why The Resurrection Is Reasonable (Homily)
May 1 • 14 min
Here’s Fr. Brad’s homily from Divine Mercy Sunday. Why the resurrection is reasonable. He used some thoughts from Matt Fradd’s podcast “Pints With Aquinas.”
QP - 026 - Bro Night Of Divine Mercy
Apr 27 • 51 min
Dr. Brad Fossier and Bill Milburn take on Adam Trufant and Austin Ashcraft for the best kind of Catholic Bro Night, a Divine Mercy one!
CT - 025 - Mary Magdalene & Whether She Was Married To Jesus
Apr 21 • 24 min
Today’s coffee talk is a conversation with Veteran Grace Krause about Mary Magdalene and her example of feminine influence in the Church.
QP - 025 - Our First Skype Guest & QP Turns 25
Apr 14 • 50 min
Fr. Brad hosts RJD, Jordan Lane, and Sarah Denny vs. Veteran Grace Krause and Abbey Ale Skype guest Joseph Waukechon from Austin TX.
CT - 024 - Judas
Apr 8 • 25 min
Fr. Brad talks with Adam Trufant about Judas and answers a listener question. How should we approach Jesus’ hard words about Judas wishing he “were never born.”
CT - 023 - 4th Sunday of Lent
Apr 3 • 12 min
Fr. Brad uses the examples of three unlikely converts to expound upon the Gospel of the Prodigal Son.
QP - 024 - Win A Date w/ Cain Menard
Mar 31 • 74 min
A rowdy week featuring Veteran Grace Krause and newcomers Adam Trufant, Harris Moriorty, and Ronald Joseph Doyle Jr.
CT - 022 - In Vitro, Homosexuality, & TOB (3rd Night of Mission)
Mar 26 • 54 min
This is the last installment of Fr. Brad’s Mission. In Vitro, Homosexuality… the controversial stuff.
CT - 021 - Celibacy & TOB
Mar 19 • 52 min
Fr. Brad answers finally answers a listener submitted question in the form of the 2nd installment of a mission he gave at a local parish.
QP - 023 - My Old Trivia Team & The Rematch & The Babies
Mar 17 • 54 min
This week Fr. Brad has most of his old trivia team on the show. Kathleen Thompson, Grace Krause, Chase & Laura Faucheux, & Michael Lane.
CT - 020 - 1st Sunday of Lent
Mar 10 • 10 min
The 1st Sunday of Lent always presents Jesus’ battle with Satan in the Desert. Jesus doesn’t need what Satan is trying to sell Him. Neither do we.
QP - 022 - Nathaniel & The Giggle Factory
Mar 6 • 67 min
This week Fr. Brad goes back to college with some current students and newly graduated from LSU.
CT - 019 - Forgiveness, Josephine Bakhita, 7th Sunday In Ordinary Time
Feb 24 • 12 min
In Fr. Brad’s final installment of his series on Black History month he highlights the life and example of St. Josephine Bakhita.
QP - 021 - Mardi Gras Edition, Y’all
Feb 17 • 63 min
This episode is straight fun. Mardi Gras preparation in New Orleans.
CT - 018 - 5th Sunday In Ordinary Time
Feb 13 • 10 min
Jesus calls us to “Put Out Into The Deep” which can be scary and uncomfortable.
CT - 017 - Dr. Brad Fossier Talks Sex & NFP
Feb 9 • 39 min
In response to a listener suggestion, Fr. Brad travels to St. Francisville and sits next to a wood burning stove and plumbs the mind of Dr. Brad Fossier on NFP, contraception, and the good news about the choices women have.
QP - 020 - Boycott Bowl… (I promise we’re not bitter)
Feb 2 • 74 min
Fr. Brad hosts a game at the Goretti House between Grace Krause, and newcomers, Liz Casey, and Jarrod & Courtney Quebodeaux.
CT - 016 - 3rd Sunday Of Ordinary Time
Jan 30 • 12 min
Homily about weeping in response to the law and commandments of God.
CT - 015 - The March & MAGA Hats
Jan 28 • 28 min
Fr. Brad & Grace break down there March For Life experience and comments on the Covington Catholic Incident.
QP - 019 - Never Take Your Pants Off Without A Plan
Jan 24 • 61 min
Fr. Brad hosts a very large group of faithful families.
CT - 14 - Epiphany Homily
Jan 11 • 15 min
Fr. Brad’s Epiphany Homily. We’re not the center of the universe. The Lord is!
QP - 018 - The QP Goes To Washington
Jan 6 • 67 min
Fr. Brad gets to play this week because doctoral student, husband, and father, Jordan Haddad guest hosts as Fr Paul Gros, Kathleen Lee, and Olivia Gulino join for a great episode with some deep dives into theology
CT - 013 - Intentional Families & Domestic Church w/ the Lairds
Dec 31, 2018 • 14 min
This episode of Coffee Talk Fr. Brad sits down with CJ & Dannielle Laird
CT - 012 - Advent Homily Series #4 (Mystery)
Dec 24, 2018 • 13 min
Fr. Brad will be preaching a homily series this Advent called “Enter The ADVENTure” …… get it?
QP - 017 - Christmas Special with Fr. Josh Johnson et al.
Dec 22, 2018 • 44 min
Christmas Trivia!!! Fr. Brad hosts a game at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary rectory in St. Amant LA of two priests vs. two seminarians.
CT - 011 - Advent Homily Series #3 (Joy)
Dec 18, 2018 • 14 min
Fr. Brad will be preaching a homily series this Advent called “Enter The ADVENTure” …… get it?
CT - 010 - Sufjan Stevens and his “Christmas Unicorn”
Dec 16, 2018 • 17 min
Fr. Brad gives his off-beat Christmas song selections for the year. They are not the norm and should make us all discern how we are celebrating these Christian feasts!
CT - 009 - Advent Homily Series “Enter The ADVENTure” Week #2
Dec 12, 2018 • 8 min
Fr. Brad will be preaching a homily series this Advent called “Enter The ADVENTure” …… get it? God’s calling us on a crazy, uncomfortable, persistent, positive, and mysterious adventure.
QP - 016 - Joe St. Cyr Is A Straight Up Heretic
Dec 9, 2018 • 47 min
Fr. Brad is back at the Goretti House in Baton Rouge and is joined by two regulars, Grace Krause & Megan Lewis, but also brings along Joe St. Cyr.
CT - 008 - Advent Homily Series “Enter The ADVENTure” Week #1
Dec 3, 2018 • 11 min
Fr. Brad will be preaching a homily series this Advent called “Enter The ADVENTure” …… get it?
CT - 007 - The Bible, A Poem, & Mumford
Dec 1, 2018 • 19 min
Fr. Brad has Joe St. Cyr, and Meg Lewis on for a special look into three different ways to experience 1 thing… God
QP - 015 - The Liturgy Guys Skype In
Nov 25, 2018 • 39 min
This week, Fr. Brad hosts a shortened but jam packed episode with the Liturgy Guys Podcast crew.
CT - 006 - When To Christmas Music ft. The Liturgy Guys
Nov 18, 2018 • 13 min
The next two weeks will feature DENIS MCNAMARA, CHRIS CARSTENS, and JESSE WEILER of the Liturgy Guys Podcast.
QP - 014 - Brady’s All In
Nov 11, 2018 • 53 min
This week, Fr. Brad goes up to St. Fancisville to go against the team of Brady Flavin and Nick Jacobs while Dr. Brd Fossier hosts.
CT - 005 - Jesus Brings The Fire?
Nov 4, 2018 • 9 min
Fr. Brad discusses the seeming contradiction between Jesus’ statements of Peace, and his, let’s say, “more harsh” moments.
QP - 013 - TJ’s ACT Score Was Impressive Y’all
Oct 28, 2018 • 57 min
Fr. Brad hosts a packed rectory of FOCUS missionaries from LSU and beyond for a battle of the complementary sexes.
CT - 004 - Lukas Nelson, Sex, & The Catholic Perspective On Art
Oct 21, 2018 • 13 min
Fr. Brad talks about musician Lukas Nelson, sex, and the standard of true Catholic art.
QP - 012 - Take The Gun, Leave The…Calzone?
Oct 15, 2018 • 54 min
Fr. Brad travels to New Orleans to host 4 seminarians, Jedidiah Preble, Collin Clark, Taylor Sanford, and Joseph Bergon
CT - 003 - Faith & Science
Oct 7, 2018 • 21 min
Fr. Brad & Sarah Denny
QP - 011 - St. Thorlak…Pray For Us
Sep 30, 2018 • 63 min
Grace hosts a 2 on 2 game of Fr. Brad and Spencer Gayles vs. Fr. Andrew Jones and Fr. Chris Boutin.
CT - 002 - Labor Day Homily, Works & Salvation
Sep 23, 2018 • 11 min
Labor Day Homily (Faith & Works)
QP - 010 - Can You Repeat The Question?
Sep 16, 2018 • 64 min
Fr. Brad host Trey Krause, Matt Zalinsky, Grant , and Tom in Mobile Alabama.
CT - 001 - Bio-Ethics, Femininity, and Jurassic Park
Sep 9, 2018 • 14 min
Fr. Brad speaks with Sarah Denny about Bio-ethics and Feminism.
QP - 009 - Like A Paint Ninja Turtle
Sep 3, 2018 • 61 min
Fr. Brad hosts Gabe & Elizabeth Fuselier vs. Philip & Sarah Giorlando
QP - 008 - There’s Toilet Paper For That
Aug 27, 2018 • 58 min
Fr. Ryan teams up with Logan LeBlanc, and Grace Krause teams up with Cat Garcia.
QP - 007 - Gabe The Wedding Hype Man
Aug 19, 2018 • 67 min
Gabriel and Elizabeth Fuselier join us for a head to head married couple battle this week. They are two very smart and interesting Catholics and bring a lot of extra info for you quizzical papists out there.
QP - 006 - Our 80’s Slasher Metal Band
Aug 12, 2018 • 64 min
Fr. Brad hosts some young’ins this week: Delany Walsh, Brandon Campo, and Kolbe & Alex Fletcher
QP - 005 - I Am The King Of The Street Car
Aug 5, 2018 • 56 min
Fr. Brad hosts Lynn & Travis Blanchard, Angele Fontenot, Dena Belart & her kids answering in the background.
QP - 004 - Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally
Jul 29, 2018 • 60 min
Fr. Brad hosts Gabe Salamida, Megan Lewis, Fr. Ryan Halford, and Grace Krause.
QP - 003 - The Feminine Genius
Jul 21, 2018 • 70 min
Fr. Brad hosts the ladies for a special “All Ladies” episode.
QP - 002 - Meatballs
Jul 13, 2018 • 56 min
Fr. Brad hosts newly married couple Mark & Tori Labelle.
QP - 001 - Go Watch The Sound Of Music
Jul 8, 2018 • 56 min
Fr. Brad hosts a battle between Michael Lane and Chase Faucheux.