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The Reformanda Initiative Podcast. Listen as we analyze and discuss Roman Catholic theology and practice from an Evangelical perspective. | Twitter: @ReformandaRome | Facebook: @ReformandaInitiative | Online: www.reformandainitiative.org |


Summer Special - J.I. Packer and Roman Catholicism: What Evangelicals Should Know
Aug 29 • 35 min
Listen as we talk with Leonardo De Chirico about the late, great theologian J.I. Packer’s involvement with Evangelicals and Catholics Together (ECT), and why Packer was inconsistent in his, according to his own critics of Roman Catholic theology.
Summer special with Tim Challies
Jul 25 • 34 min
Listen as we talk to evangelical pastor, blogger, author, and speaker Tim Challies (challies.com) about Roman Catholicism and his latest book, Epic: An Around-the-World Journey Through Christian History, Zondervan 2020.
S.1 Ep.20 - Assessing the legacy of Pope John Paul II from an Evangelical Perspective
Jun 1 • 32 min
Listen as we answer the question, “How do we assess John Paul II’s legacy?” Because of the stature of the man, the question is overwhelming in every respect.
19 - The Roman Catholic message of May 14th: Together let’s pray to our god(s), whoever or whatever that may be
May 22 • 31 min
In this episode we discuss the Roman Catholic Church’s latest response to addressing the worldwide Covid 19 pandemic. The RCC’s response demonstrates the dangers of Vatican II theology when put into practice, and highlights its ever growing ecumenical…
18 - Understanding the Sacrament of Penance in Roman Catholicism
May 13 • 66 min
In this episode we examine the Roman Catholic teaching on the Sacrament of Penance (also known by many other names).
17 - An interview with Dr. Michael Reeves on The Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification (JDDJ)
Apr 30 • 45 min
On October 31, 1999, the Roman Catholic Church and the Lutheran World Federation signed ‘The Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification’ (JDDJ), claiming that they were ‘now able to articulate a common understanding of our justification by God’s…
16 - The doctrine of justification according to Roman Catholicism
Apr 25 • 59 min
What is justification and why has it been such a big point of disagreement between Protestantism and Roman Catholicism? Watch and listen as we describe the doctrine of justification according to Roman Catholicism.
15 - Crossing the Tiber pt.2, Why do evangelicals convert to Roman Catholicism?
Apr 10 • 53 min
Listen as we follow up on a previous episode covering why Evangelicals convert to Roman Catholicism. In this episode we discuss how churches can respond to certain weak points in the evangelical culture of today that have led evangelicals to cross the…
14 - Rosary, Indulgences & Humanism. How is Roman Catholicism facing the Coronavirus Crisis?
Mar 28 • 50 min
Rosary, Indulgences & Humanism. How is Roman Catholicism facing the Coronavirus Crisis?
13 - Crossing the Tiber: Why do evangelicals convert to Roman Catholicism? Part 1
Feb 26 • 42 min
Why do evangelicals convert to Roman Catholicism?
12 - Four tips for sharing the Gospel with Roman Catholics
Feb 4 • 36 min
In this episode we discuss four practical tips for sharing the Gospel with Roman Catholics, and remind ourselves of the necessity to do so.
11 - Missiological Implications of Vatican II Theology
Jan 17 • 44 min
What is the impact of Vatican II theology on the modern-day Roman Catholic understanding of mission.
10 - Wrestling with the contradictions of Vatican II
Dec 23, 2019 • 43 min
Listen as we wrestling with the contradictions of Vatican II with previous church councils
9 - Why Vatican II is essential for understanding present-day Roman Catholicism
Dec 13, 2019 • 36 min
Listen as we describe why understanding Vatican II is it essential to understanding present-day Roman Catholicism and Catholic theology.
8 - Totus Christus (The Whole Christ) or Solus Christus (Christ Alone)?
Nov 28, 2019 • 38 min
Totus Christus versus Solus Christus: On The Damages of Augustine’s Formula and the Correction of the Protestant Reformation
7 - Pope Francis says atheist is in heaven
Nov 14, 2019 • 35 min
In this episode, we discuss Pope Francis’ response to a young boy’s question in which he said that the boy’s atheist father was in heaven.
6 - Time Distinctions Meet Theology Part 2
Oct 31, 2019 • 37 min
The blurring of time distinctions in Roman Catholic theology, part two.
5 - Time Distinctions Meet Theology Part 1
Oct 24, 2019 • 37 min
The blurring of time distinctions in Roman Catholic theology, part one.
4 - The Christ-Church Interconnection
Oct 12, 2019 • 39 min
Analyzing the second pillar/cog of the Roman Catholic church, the Christ-Church Interconnection.
3 - The Nature-Grace Interdependence
Oct 12, 2019 • 35 min
Listen as we describe how the Roman Catholic church understands and defines the relationship between nature and grace, the impact of this view on modern-day RC, and most importantly, the biblical understanding about the Fall and the relationship between…
2 - Understanding Roman Catholic Theology
Oct 12, 2019 • 33 min
Roman Catholic theology is extremely complex and can be overwhelming to grasp, so how are evangelicals to understand Roman Catholicism?
1 - What is the Reformanda Initiative?
Oct 12, 2019 • 26 min
What is the Reformanda Initiative, and why is it important to analyze Roman Catholic theology and practice from an Evangelical perspective?