Kresta in the Afternoon – July 24, 2019 – Hour 2

  • Description: Our guest host today is Matthew Bunson.

+  The Life and Cause of Servant of God Maria de Bianchini

  • Description: Servant of God Maria Esperanza de Bianchini, a mystic and visionary from Venezuela, claimed her first mystical experience at the age of five, saying she had a vision of St. Therese of Lisieux giving her a rose. When she was twelve years old she reported having an apparition of the Blessed Mother. Her Cause for Canonization has been opened and we’ll talk with the Cause’s vice-postulator, Fr. Timothy Byerley.
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    • Fr. Timothy Byerley
      Fr. Timothy Byerley, pastor of St. Peter Church in Merchantville of the Diocese of Camden, New Jersey, is serving as vice postulator for the Beatification and Canonization Cause of Servant of God Maria Esperanza. He is also author of the 2014 book, Maria Esperanza and the Grace of Betania (Mary Mother Reconciler Foundation, 2014). He was ordained to the priesthood in 1985; his brother, Joseph, is also a priest of the Diocese of Camden.
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+  NFP’s Modern Marvels

  • Description: More millennial women than ever are turning to fertility-awareness-based methods, not simply for a natural way to plan their families, but as a way to keep track of their bodily health and well-being without putting hormones or artificial devices into their bodies. New digital technology has been transforming fertility-awareness-based methods, or FABMs, and empowering women to take charge of their health and fertility. It has also offered them natural family planning alternatives to artificial forms of birth control. We talk with Mary Rose Somarriba.
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    • Mary Rose Somarriba
      Mary Rose Somarriba is the Editor of Natural Womanhood. Mary Rose has more than ten years of experience in editing and journalism. Before coming to Natural Womanhood, Mary Rose was culture editor of the women’s web magazine Verily Magazine, managing editor of First Things, and managing editor of The New Atlantis: A Journal on Technology and Society. Mary Rose has been a supporter of fertility awareness since learning the Creighton Model at the Gianna Center in New York, and she now lives with her husband and two children in Cleveland, Ohio.
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+  Continued Controversy Leads Netflix to Edit Suicide Scene in 13 Reasons Why

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