The Catholic Men's Podcast

#53 The Christmas Truce of 1914

Chivalry in Modern War

"Dear Mother, I am writing from the trenches. It is 11 o'clock in the morning. Beside me is a coke fire, opposite me a 'dug-out' (wet) with straw in it. The ground is sloppy in the actual trench, but frozen elsewhere. In my mouth is a pipe presented by the Princess Mary. In the pipe is tobacco. Of course, you say. But wait. In the pipe is German tobacco. Haha, you say, from a prisoner or found in a captured trench. Oh dear, no! From a German soldier. Yes a live German soldier from his own trench. Yesterday the British & Germans met & shook hands in the Ground between the trenches, & exchanged souvenirs, & shook hands. Yes, all day Christmas day, & as I write. Marvellous, isn't it?"-Private Henry Williamson, Age 19, London Rifle Brigade

Interview of Marmaduke Leslie Walkinton, British private served with 1/16th Bn (Queen's Westminster Rifles) © IWM

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#53 Of How a Dragon Appeared in Geatsland

Beowulf: The Final Part

#52 The Bridge Blaster

Col. Ripley and the Bridge at Dong Ha

#51 The Monkey Devil and Other Stories of Mary's Intercession

Three Stories of Our Blessed Mother

#50 The Killer Baboons of Vlackfontein

Mowing Down Monkeys

#49 Two Stories: Come Infant Jesus and The Little Barrel

Of Communist Atheists and Arrogant Sinners

#48 True Story of the Ghost Ship of Harpswell

An American Pirate Schooner in the War of 1812

#47 Lot No.249 by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

From the Salty Dog Storytime Podcast

The Salty Dog Storytime

Another podcast I started

#46 Prince Brat and the Whipping Boy: Part II

Bears, Ratcathers and Cutthroats

#45 Prince Brat and the Whipping Boy: Part I

An Adventure Story

#44 The Vatican Pimpernel

Crazy WWII Escape Stories

#43 The Incredible Missions of the Mossad

The Israeli Secret Serivce

#42 How a Boy Named Succat Became St. Patrick

The Great Apostle of Ireland

#41 The Cruelest Miles

Sled Dogs and Their Race Against an Epidemic

#40 St. John of Matha Poem - Toxic Masculinity and Chivalry

What Catholic Men Should Be Like

#39 Prophetic Dream About the Church

By St. John Bosco

#38 The Terror of Blue John Gap

Can Catholics Read Horror Novels?

#37 How to Take Suffering

Advice From the Great St. John Vianney

#36 How to Have Confidence in God

Father Thomas de Saint-Laurent

#35 A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

A Christmas Ghost Story with a Moral Squint

#34 Catholic Christmas Traditions

Where did we get Christmas Trees or Nativity Scenes

#33 Important Announcement- The Catholic Men's Podcast

#32 Lincoln's Grave Robbers

Counterfeiters and Coffins

#31 Warrior Spirit: St. Sebastian and St. Martin

Importance of Being a Militant Catholic

#30 A Hungarian Freedom Fighter Short Story

God Never Forgets

#29 Do You Believe in Miracles?

The Importance of the Eucharist

#28 Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare

Churchill's Spies in WWII

#27 Black Magic: The Miracle of Theophilus

Beautiful Story of a Repentant Priest

#26 Your Move Hungarian

Life and Death Game of Chess in the USSR

#25 Nuke Prayer: The Rosary

Why We Pray the Rosary

Bringing Back the Catholic Gentleman