Catholic Connection – September 11, 2017 – Hour 1

+  Suicides in Teen Girls Hit 40-Year High

  • Description: "The suicide rate among teenage girls continues to rise and hit a 40-year high in 2015, according to a new analysis released Thursday. Suicide rates doubled among girls and rose by more than 30 percent among teen boys and young men between 2007 and 2015, the updated breakdown from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds." (Originally aired August 7, 2017)
  • Segment Guests:

+  PIME Missionaries fundraising dinner at the San Marino Club

  • Description: This is taking place October 5th at the San Marino Club in Troy. Click the link below to find out more.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Fr. George Palliparambil
      Superior and Mission Center Director , PIME Missionaries
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+  Man of God: Lessons to Young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, and Loving with the Heart of Christ

  • Description: "In 'Man of God: Lessons to Young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, and Loving with the Heart of Christ,' Fr. Ehrman draws on his experiences counseling men who are struggling to live in the world but not be of the world. In the form of emails written to a former student, he offers a plan for ongoing conversion that is both wise and practical, high-minded yet real." (Originally aired August 22, 2017)
  • Segment Guests:
    • Fr. Terry Ehrman

      Fr. Terrence P. Ehrman, C.S.C. is the assistant director for life science research and outreach at the Center for Theology, Science, and Human Flourishing at the University of Notre Dame. He investigates the relationship between theology and science, particularly the life sciences of ecology and evolution. He has a B.S. in biology from Notre Dame, M.S. in aquatic ecology from Virginia Tech, M.Div. from Notre Dame, and a Ph.D. in systematic theology from the Catholic University of America. He is originally from Baltimore, Maryland and was ordained a priest in 2000.

    • Resources:
      • Book(s):
        • Man of God: Lessons to Young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, and Loving with the Heart of Christ
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+  Man of God: Lessons to Young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, and Loving with the Heart of Christ

  • Description: Fr. Terry Ehrman continued