Heroic Hearts
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Joan of Arc's Imprisonment and Trial

Joan of Arc's Imprisonment and Trial

Season 1 Episode 11

In this episode, Walter and Amy discuss the 11th stage of Joan of Arc’s heroic journey, in which she faces a formidable and unjust trial of inquisition. How does one young woman outwit a jury of 60 learned judges? Listen and find out!

Hosts: Walter Emerson and Amy Chase

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Show Guide

02:14 Prayer of the Heroic Hearts

02:54 Enchanting Moments

02:57 Our Lady of Lasalette Shrine

04:48 First Friday Devotion

10:48 Preview of Reflective Questions

12:24 11th Stage of the Heroic Hearts Journey

17:23 The heretical movement of "collegiality"

19:25 Regine Pernoud’s “Joan of Arc, Her Story”

22:15 Farewell to the Paladin 😥

24:59 Joan of Arc's capture and imprisonment

27:15 The political context of Joan of Arc's trial

31:34 Pierre Cauchon, the Bishop of Beauvais

38:12 St. Joan of Arc Center in Albuquerque, NM

45:47 Charles VII as the political target during Joan of Arc's trial

Reflective Questions

Have you ever felt wrongfully accused and in a matter of great importance? Describe what that was like and how you managed to get through it.

Have you stood on the sidelines of a great injustice? How did you respond? Would you respond differently today?

Reading Assignment

  • This episode: Mark Twain’s Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, Bk. 3, Ch. 1-12

  • Next episode: Mark Twain’s Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, Bk. 3, Ch. 13-24


Cover Art: Joan of Arc in Prison by Gillot Saint-Evre, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Heroic Hearts
Heroic Hearts
Heroic Hearts is a podcast about healing, enchanting, and elevating our hearts through the stories and spirituality of St. Joan of Arc and St. Therese of Lisieux.