Dr. Patrick Lappert talks about our sexual identity crisis. Teresa stresses the importance of getting Catholic news from Catholic sources. Kristen Van Uden on “Frequent Confession.”
Segment 1 – Intro and News
Segment 2 & 3 – Sexual Identity: The Harmony of Philosophy, Science, and Revelation
“Sexual Identity: The Harmony of Philosophy, Science, and Revelation takes up anew the questions “What is a man?” and “What is a woman?” Taking a holistic approach, the book is co-authored by experts from different fields: philosophy, obstetrics and gynecology, endocrinology, psychology, plastic surgery, and theology. For the sake of accessibility, the style is thoughtful but not academic. Each chapter includes review points along with suggestions for further reading.” (Originally aired August 16, 2022)
Trained and board-certified as a general surgeon and as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Patrick Lappert is a Permanent Deacon in the Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama. He is a veteran of the Naval Service, retiring with the rank of Captain, USN, after serving for twenty-four years. Deacon Lappert divides his time between his private practice of plastic surgery and serving as deacon at Annunciation of the Lord Catholic Church in Decatur, Alabama. He is also chaplain for Courage in the Diocese of Birmingham.
Segment 4 – Teresa’s Two Cents
Teresa talks about getting your Catholic news from Catholic sources. (Originally aired January 13, 2023)
Segment 5 – Frequent Confession: Its Place in the Spiritual Life
“This is the book you need to discover the significant advantages of frequent Confession and the keys to making each Confession more fruitful. Spiritual master Fr. Benedict Baur quells criticisms of frequent Confession and shares why it is more efficacious for vanquishing sin and repairing the damage due to sin.” (Originally aired September 22, 2022)
Kristen Van Uden serves as an author spokesperson at Sophia Institute Press. She received her MA in History from the College of William & Mary and her BA in History & Russian from Saint Anselm College. She studies the persecution of Catholics under communist regimes. She has been featured on a wide range of media platforms including Coast to Coast AM, The Federalist, and the Catholic Faith Network.