The Mass is The Mass

Personal Reflections on Mass During Boot Camp

In this segment from Episode 33 (“Spiritual Maturity), I share my experiences attending Mass during Marine Corps boot camp. From leaving a solid Catholic mass at home to adapting to a much simpler mass and Catholic experience, I discuss how I achieved spiritual growth despite initial challenges. I reflect on the importance of focusing on the substance of the Mass (not merely the form of the mass) and maturing in my faith by appreciating its unchanging core. Explore how I navigated these transitions and maintained my spiritual connection in a challenging environment.

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