Explaining the Faith Videos

Please join us as Fr. Chris Alar explains Spiritual Warfare and how to win the battle against Satan and the demons.

The Bible attests to the existence of angels. What's their important role? How can we use these powerful intercessors? Father Chris explains.

From both Scripture and Sacred Tradition, the Church teaches that we must be cleared of any remaining moral debt to God. Father Chris explains this final healing and sanctification of the soul on its journey into the Heart of Divine Love.

Our Lady and our Lord Himself told St. Faustina that her revelations and mission would have a special role in preparing the way for Christ's final coming. Are we seeing signs of the end times? Father Chris explains.

What does Sacred Scripture say will happen prior to the end of the world and the Second Coming of Christ? How should we prepare for it? Father Chris explains.

Is it any wonder faithful Catholics wonder whether we could be nearing the time of the great tribulation predicted by the Bible, in preparation for the final coming of our Savior? Father Chris Alar, MIC, explains what the Catholic Church teaches.

Are you aware of all the ways in which you can pray? Father Chris explains vocal prayers, meditation, contemplation, the Liturgy of the Hours, and much more.

What's the connection between the Shroud of Turin and the special Image that Christ desired be painted to remind us of His mercy? Father Chris explains.

Through St. Faustina, Jesus introduced the Image of Divine Mercy, the Divine Mercy Novena, the Divine Mercy Chaplet, and the Hour of Great Mercy. What is Jesus up to with these new forms of devotion? Father Chris explains.

What do we mean by "Divine Mercy"? How does God seek to help His creatures overcome their miseries? How do we receive the graces of Divine Mercy Sunday? Father Chris explains.

How do we reconcile life's terrible tragedies with God’s mercy? Father Chris explains, sharing his own personal story of conversion through the suicide of his grandmother, the power of Divine Mercy, and his witness that God can create a greater good from any tragedy.

Human suffering is a mystery. But in the light of Christ's redemptive suffering, it is not without meaning. Father Chris explains.