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Among Women 235: Women Speak for Themselves, with Helen Alvaré

This is the episode that almost wasn’t! Hope you don’t miss this latest episode of Among Women.  After a tech failure and a long-awaited repair to the recording, I dive into a discussion with Helen Alvaré, law professor from George Mason University, and founder of Women Speak for Themselves and Reconnect Media. We enjoy a…

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Have you been following my podcast series on Catholic monthly devotions?

Here’s the latest podcast for June on devotion to the Sacred Heart. Every year, in the month of June, the Catholic Church calls us to increase our devotion the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This year, the feast day is Friday, June 8th. This short podcast is the sixth in a year-long series on the monthly…

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Among Women Podcast 234: Raise a Glass to St. Bridget and to Science

After several non-podcasting weeks, this new episode of Among Women catches us up as I chat about the last several weeks of a hard winter with a bit too much work and travel stress, and having to put my elderly dog, Brady, to sleep. Grateful that we can celebrate another Irish saint as we approach…

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Among Women Espresso Shot #22: February and Devotion to the Holy Family

I’m back with another short “Espresso Shot” — the shorter-version of Among Women.  Today’s podcast topic: Devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus  Every year, in the month of February, the Catholic Church calls us to increase our devotion to the Holy Family. It may seem like Christmas has just passed and should we not…

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Among Women Espresso Shot #21: The Month of the Holy Name of Jesus

I’m back with quick 15-minute “Espresso Shot” podcast about devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus. Every year, in the month of January, the Catholic Church calls us to increase our devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus. This short Among Women podcast kicks off a year-long 12-part series on the monthly devotions that the…

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Among Women 232: On the Cusp of Advent

This episode of Among Women begins with a few Advent tips. Then, it shines a spotlight on the life of two women who, as writers, offer their gifts for the sake of the Church, and advancing its mission. Blessed Mary Theresa Ledóchowska is a Polish saint whose writing for the missions eventually blossomed into a religious…

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Among Women 231: The Time is Now for the Rosary

This latest episode of Among Women centers on Mary and the Rosary, as we conclude October, the month of the Rosary. I’m delighted to welcome my guest, Gretchen Crowe, of OSV, and the editor of a new book, Why the Rosary, Why Now? The book really makes a strong case for taking up the Rosary as…

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Among Women 230: Wonder Women

Soooo happy to share this with you! In this new episode of Among Women, we explore the life of St. Marguerite D’Youville, courtesy of an excerpt from Maria Morera Johnson‘s new book: Super Girls and Halos. What’s more, we’ve got a great conversation with Maria about this fun book that is a mash up of…

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Among Women 229: The Friendship Project

Listen to this week’s podcast as we look at one of the prime topics of interest here at Among Women — the spiritual friendships that women ought to cultivate and welcome into their lives. Join me for a lively conversation with authors Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet as we discuss their latest title, The Friendship…

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Among Women Espresso Shot #20: Prayers to Pray when Worried or Troubled

Let’s pray together! Intercessory prayer is powerful! Among Women Espresso Shot #20: Prayers to Pray when Worried or Troubled Pray with me in this latest short (20 mins.) Among Women podcast that intercedes for the needs of others with prayers from Scripture, the Church, and the saints. This week in the news, the United States has…

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