Fr. Michael Schmidt's New Catechism in a Year has Topped the Apple Podcasts Charts

Fr. Michael Schmidt's Bible in a Year podcast and the Catechism in a year have topped the Apple podcasts charts in 2023. Chartable lists the Catechism in a Year in the #1 spot and the Bible in a Year at the #3 spot. In response to countless requests, Ascension launched The Catechism in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz) on January 1, 2023!

How to Listen to the Podcast:

With this podcast, Catholics :

  • Read the entire Catechism of the Catholic Church in 365 days
  • Understand the essentials of the Catholic Faith and why they matter
  • See how Church teaching is rooted in Sacred Scripture
  • Absorb over 2,000 years of Sacred Tradition
  • Encounter God’s plan of sheer goodness
  • Transform their relationship with the Church that Christ founded.

If you have ever wanted to understand what it means to be Catholic and allow those truths to shape your life—this podcast is for you!

We can’t wait to start this incredible journey with you!Fr. Mike Schmitz serves as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Duluth and as Chaplain for the Newman Catholic Campus Ministry at the University of Minnesota-Duluth.

Their series is free on Apple podcasts.