BEYOND DAMASCUS with Dan DeMatte and Aaron Richards brings young adults the life-changing testimonies of ordinary people that launch them into lives of extraordinary mission for Christ and His Church.
Dan, Brad, and Aaron give you practical tips on how to live out your faith every day. We'll tackle important questions about what it means to have an abundant Christian life and share what we’ve learned about how to live with passion, purpose, and joy wherever you are.
The Really Good News of the Gospel
Join the guys this week as they discuss the really good news of the Gospel!
Generation Z - The Loneliest Generation
This week the guys discuss Generation Z and Loneliness
True Gospel vs. Prosperity Gospel (Part II)
Part II of the discussion on the prosperity gospel
True Gospel vs. Prosperity Gospel
The difference between the prosperity gospel and the good news of the true Gospel.
Devin Schadt Joins the Conversation!
Author and speaker Devin Schadt joins the conversation!
Relentless Almsgiving- Giving of your treasure
Relentless Almsgiving- Giving of your treasure
New Evangelization Vs Do Evangelization
Brad, Dan, and Aaron discuss what it means to actually Do the New Evangelization that JPII actually meant, and not just a buzz word that can be thrown around. We are all called to evangelize, not just produce content to put out into the void. Jesus has called us to do meaningful work and to seek and save the lost!
Embracing Poverty (No Money, No Problem!)
Brother Nathaniel talks about embracing poverty- no money, no problem!
Life and Legacy of Pope Benedict XVI
This week the guys discuss the life and legacy of Pope Benedict XVI
Living Like Apostles
Guest Pete Burak discusses living like apostles and not losing our call.
Putting Jesus Back Into Our Speech
This week the guys discuss living the authentic life- putting Jesus back into our speech.
Makind Advent About Jesus
Making Advent about Jesus and putting Christ at the center of Christmas.
Evangelization Without Selling Your Soul
Technology and evangelization without selling your soul.
Justice and Mercy
This week the guys talk about how God's justice and mercy work together.
The guys discuss the Shia Surprise: Shia LeBeouf's interview with Bishop Barron.
Visit from the Diocese of Philadelphia
Fr. Delacey and Mary Sally from the Diocese of Philadelphia visit Damascus.
Nurse Tiffany Chooses Life for Her Baby
Nurse Tiffany shares how she chose life for her baby.
Pentecostal to Catholic Priest
This week's guest is Fr. Drake McCalister- from #Pentecostal minister to #Catholic priest. #Christian #Jesus
New show- guest Matt Fradd talks about living counter-culturally.
Sam Halligan Discusses The Holy Spirit.
Guest Sam Halligan, a Damascus missionary, joins the discussion about the Holy Spirit.
Ben Gessler shares the story behind his miraculous recovery from COVID.
Blessed are the Persecuted
This week, the guys discuss the blessing behind those who face persecution.
The Heart of a Missionary
New episode with FOCUS missionary Nicole Tekippe discussing the heart of a missionary.
Craig Stammen (MLB Pitcher
This week - the guys chat with Craig Stammen, pitcher for the San Diego Padres and proud Catholic
Sharing Encounters with Christ!
This week the guys discuss the importance of sharing our encounters with Christ with others.
Expressive and Contemplative Prayer
This week the guys discuss expressive and contemplative prayer!
The Real Meaning Of Vocation
Brad Pieron discusses the real meaning of vocation and reflects on the reality tv show "God or The Girl" and that knowing in your heart that something is right can be an effective way God can speak to you.
Dual Natures of the Church
Dan, Aaron and Brad talk about dual natures of Church- Charismatic and Institutional
Everyone deserves a chance to hear, see and taste the Gospel of Christ. On this week's episode of Beyond Damascus, Brad, Dan, and Aaron talk about important pitfalls to avoid in ministry.
Seeking the Lost
When we seek the lost, when we seek those that don't yet know the love of Christ, let us not forget that we were also once lost. That it was through the grace, patience, and kindness of God that we were brought into relationship with him.
Full Time Missionary
Dan DeMatte, Brad Peirron and Aaron Richards talk about the road to mission.
Risk Family and Mission (Best of)
Guest: Christopher Finneman talks about Risk, Family and Mission
Burning Brightly Without Burning Out
Join Beyond Damascus as they highlight the supernatural encounters of ordinary people that launch them into lives of extraordinary mission.
Ministering out of BEING
The show where encounter meets mission. Guest Fr. Jay Horning discusses ministering out of BEING.
How the Holy Spirit Equips Us For Mission
Dominic Rivera speaks with Aaron about his summer mission trip to Egypt and how the Holy Spirit equips us for mission.
(Best of)...Intimacy and Mission
This week is a replay of Dan and Brad's discussion with Fr. John Ignatius about intimacy and mission.
Different is Beautiful
Dan and Brad discuss Different Is Beautiful with Fr. Brian Stacy and Joseph Liu
Risk and Family Mission
This week Beyond Damascus re-airs their best of Risk and Family Mission
The Empower Conference
Replay this week of Aaron Richards speaking at the Damascus Empower conference.
Dan and Aaron speak with Fr Paul Heric about Christian authenticity