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The Baseball Priest

Fr. Burke Masters

More gripping than the pull of professional sports, the call to the priesthood reveals the great plans God has for those he has called. In this homily, Fr. Burke Masters tells the story of his journey through baseball, to Catholicism and eventually to the priesthood. 

In a bonus segment, Major League Baseball all-star Mike Sweeney discuss being the perfect teammate with examples from his time in the pros.

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Customer Comments


Slick fielding, "Golden-Glove" presentation and powerful witness story. Batter up and play ball for God's team! Paul-Akron, OH
The "Baseball Priest" CD is excellent. Very inspiring, and impressive. It is also awesome! Andrew
God's love is so strong He can have a great impact on your life...open your heart to God and let Him in. In today's society, sports aren't everything and Father Burke shows us that through his testimony. Alysse-Hartford, CT
Awesome talk by an athlete you would totally want to meet. His story is really great and the way he speaks makes this talk fun to listen to. Julie- VA
Father Burke Masters is a truly humble man who walks the talk. He loves Jesus and it shows in his face and comes through in his voice. He shared his journey to the Catholic faith and then his calling to the priesthood. We are better for having him in our lives and representing our Faith. He is the poster child of God for Vocations. Beverly - Manhattan, IL
really enjoyed listening to his story! PA