Posts Tagged ‘Father Mike Schmitz’

Most popular priest on social media reacts to viral TikToks about God

Thursday, February 22nd, 2024

Though he all but gave up social media for Lent – or, at least, made a valiant effort to limit his usage by deleting the app on his phone – social media sensation Father Mike Schmitz wants people to know he sees tremendous value in it. “How incredible is it that we live in an Read more

‘The Bible in a Year’ podcast tops the charts, with 238m downloads

Thursday, March 31st, 2022

The story began in a humble fashion. Father Mike Schmitz had a pretty typical Minnesota Catholic upbringing; 22% of the state identifies with the Catholic faith. “I did not like going to mass. I would say I hated going to mass,” Schmitz said. “(But) when I was 15 years old, I had this awareness … Read more