Can Smoking a Pipe Benefit the Soul? Why This Catholic Pipe Maker Says It Does
Can smoking a pipe benefit the soul?
On this episode of The Catholic Gentleman, Sam Guzman and John Heinen discuss smoking pipes with Catholic artisan pipe maker Kadesh Swanson. They discuss the Catholic joys of smoking a pipe in moderation, and how it benefits their lives and souls.
They guys also cover the “transcendentals inherently found in the craft of making high-quality pipes” and finding “fraternity and contemplation” in smoking pipes.
The guys also discuss some of these topics:
- How to start making pipes
- The rich history and tradition of pipe smoking
- How God uses crafts or trades to draw you near him
- The beauty found in enjoying a pipe
Listen to this week’s episode below: