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Video: Lamb, the Cutest Animal

Another sneak peek at our upcoming TV show. Why did God choose the Lamb as a symbol of Christ? The lamb is one of the most innocent looking creatures. But his life is sacrificed so that we might live – we might have his flesh as our food. We read in Scripture about the symbolism […]

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Video: Stuffed Lamb Roast – 4

We continue with our sneak peek at the upcoming TV series (watch for some excerpts from the script, coming soon). In this part of the demonstration on cooking the Stuffed Lamb Roast we find out why we cook lamb less frequently than beef. Lamb is usually reserved for a very special occasions. The ingredients in […]

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Video: Lamb Roast Recipe – 3

Another recipe video in our series of ‘sneak peeks’ into our upcoming TV show. Here, Daniel shows how to sear the leg of lamb roast, and how to roast the garlic while working with the lamb and its stuffing. “In the oven roast the cloves of garlic wrapped in aluminum foil with a pinch of […]

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Video: Stuffed lamb roast recipe – 2

A special treat in our series of sneak peeks at our Theology of the Table TV show on EWTN: Daniel continues to show you how to prepare a leg of lamb for roasting. Put the greens within the de-boned leg of lamb. That inner space is frequently not big enough so make more space within […]

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Video: Stuffed lamb roast recipe – 1

As a special treat as we continue our series of sneak peeks at our Theology of the Table TV show on EWTN, Daniel shows how to prepare a leg of lamb for roasting. Turn on the oven. First we must roast the garlic. Daniel shows you how to prepare the greens with lemon zest. Together, […]

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Video: Olive Oil and Holy Chrism

Another in our series giving you a sneak peek at our upcoming Theology of the Table TV series on EWTN. In the first part of the Bible, the Old Testament, thousands of years ago, we find a recipe. It is made mainly of olive oil and myrrh, cinnamon, calamus and cassia. This was a very […]

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Video: Olive Oil

We continue with our series giving you a sneak preview of our Theology of the Table TV show. Olive oil comes from that tiny little bitty black fruit, the olive. It grows all over the Mediterranean Sea and now also in California. Even though they bitter fruits, they are used in many Mediterranean dishes once […]

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Video: Holy Mass Re-presents the Sacrifice of Jesus to the Father

We offer you a sneak preview of our upcoming TV show. Theology of the Table: The Holy Mass re-presents the sacrifice of Jesus to the Father Everything in our life can have infinite value because it can be brought to the altar at Holy Mass. Our TV show will be shown on EWTN. More information […]

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Video: An Ingredient Which Reflects the Goodness of Grace

Do you want a sneak peek at our TV series? Watch this blog for more. In this video, we explore a wonderful ingredient for our food: olive oil. Olive oil like God’s grace in our being penetrates our skin to bring it goodness. Science has discovered many healing properties associated with olive oil. Olive oil […]

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The Full List: 45 Fruits and Veggies | EWG’s 2012 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™

Organic fruits and vegetables sometimes cost more than conventional ones. Since we are all budget conscious, it is time to think about which produce we should make a priority to buy organic. The Environmental Working Group produces an annual list assessing which fruits and vegetables are most likely to contain the most (or least) pesticides. […]

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