Father Roderick

Father Roderick: a show about movies, travel, fantasy, TV, faith, sci-fi and minimalism.

Spider-man Far From Home

In this episode: tough weeks are finally over; Spider-man Far From Home; Throw-away culture and consumerism vs. simplicity and the true cost of things; A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms by George RR Martin and the Silmarillion (audio-book); Google...

Practically perfect in every way

In this episode of Father Roderick: The Christmas Break that wasn't; Mary Poppins Returns; Bohemian Rhapsody; Spiderman - Into The Spiderverse; The Americans; Mortal Engines. Also, Italian children's gift-giving witch explained; Ultima Thule...

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Topics in this episode: Wrapping up for Christmas; reviewing Ralph Breaks the Internet; Mary's role in salvation; Marvel Unlimited and Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Plus, LG Projector buyer's regret.

Wild Haggis

In this episode, wrapping up 2018 and lifting a tip of the veil for 2019; Rewatching Harry Potter; Gaudete Sunday; Skepticism and iPhone Battery Replacement.

Back from the Holy Land

In this episode, a summary of the visit to the Holy Land; watching movies without sound; efforts to produce less plastic waste; the new Fantastic Beasts screenplay and rediscovering Euro Truck Simulator.

The Crimes of Grindelwald

In this episode, catching up after moving to a new rectory, a review of 'The Crimes of Grindelwald', why Blessed Titus Brandsma is a source of inspiration and the tech woes in the new rectory.

First Man

In this episode: First Man (2018) movie review; 22 years a priest- the value of poverty. Plus, getting Philips Hue Lights.

Óscar Romero and Pope Paul VI

In this episode: warm weather in The Netherlands; Doctor Who Season 10; Romero (1989) movie about Óscar Romero; Artemis Book review; Pope Paul VI in the Peculiar Bunch; a bilingual Google Mini.


In this episode: Trideo behind the scenes; Venom; The History of Ireland; the youth synod in Rome; a new Star Wars live action series; board games and tech news.

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