Catholic Connection – September 3, 2018 – Hour 2

+  Building the Benedict Option: A Guide to Gathering Two or Three Together in His Name

  • Description: Building the Benedict Option is a combination spiritual memoir and practical handbook for Christians who want to build communities of prayer, socialization, and evangelization in the places where they live and work. Beginning when the author was a new convert, she desired more communal prayer and fellowship than weekly Mass could provide. She surveyed her friends--busy, young, urban professionals like herself--and created enriching or supportive experiences that matched their desires and schedules. (Originally aired August 23, 2018)
  • Segment Guests:
    • Leah Libresco

      Leah Libresco has worked as a statistics professor, a data journalist, and a Bayesian probability instructor at an organization teaching "defensive driving for your brain". She converted to Catholicism after graduating from Yale University. Her writing has appeared in the Washington Post, First Things, She is the author most recently of Building the Benedict Option: A Guide to Gathering Two or Three Together in His Name.

    • Resources:
      • Book(s):
        • Building the Benedict Option: A Guide to Gathering Two or Three Together in His Name
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+  A Powerful Testimony Involving "Humanae Vitae"

  • Description: On the 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae, the women who heard the silence instead of the teaching of Humanae Vitae have a particular place in the conversation. Today, Alyssa Bormes relates a powerful testimony of living in the confusion of the false promises of contraception. Many men and women will resonate with her honest, heartfelt journey. Her story is one of woundedness and healing, conversion, and gratitude, in which you will find God’s ocean of mercy, His outpouring of love, and the promise of everlasting joy. (Originally aired July 19, 2018)
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+  A Powerful Testimony Involving "Humanae Vitae"

  • Description: Alyssa Bormes continued

+  YCP National Conference - Sept 2018

  • Description: Jennifer Baugh tells us about the Young Catholic Professionals conference coming up in Cleveland in September. See the link below. (Originally aired August 23, 2018)
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+  Conclusion

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