About

Original AW cover art from when the podcast was founded in 2009.

The goal and mission of the Among Women podcast is to celebrate the beauty and grace that women experience in their Catholic faith and life. Hosted and produced by Pat Gohn since March 2009, Among Women centers not only on faith sharing among women, but faith building… inspiring women in their call to holiness by encouraging them to draw closer to Christ and the Catholic Church.

The show’s name comes from a phrase found in the prayer of the “Hail Mary”. Mary, the Mother of God, is the show’s patron.

The program features two segments: The first is “Blessed Are They”, a reflection focusing on faithful women who have gone before us — saints and sages who bring inspiration to Christian life. The second segment, “Among Women” features conversations with contemporary women from all walks of life… from women with PhDs in theology, to our neighbor in the pew, from authors and bloggers to educators, from lay women to religious sisters, from wives and mothers to singles and widows. Together we share the spiritual wealth and wisdom and mentoring — that feminine genius — that is found in a special way when we gather “among women.”

Among Women is found on Facebook and Twitter at @among_women and @PatGohn. You can find Pat at her blog, The Back Porch, and or read archives from her earlier blog, Among Women.

About your host, Pat Gohn: After decades of leading women’s and family ministries in local churches in New York and Massachusetts, Among Women combines Pat’s love of learning and teaching the Catholic faith with her passion of using media for the new evangelization. A wife and mother of three young adults, Pat is both a writer and speaker on Catholic subject matter. She holds a Masters in Theology, and a Bachelors in broadcast communications. Visit her column, “A Word in Season”, at the Catholic Portal at Patheos.com, and find her other columns at CatholicMom.com, AmazingCatechists.com, Catholic Digestor by searching PatGohn.com. Her book for women, Blessed, Beautiful, and Bodacious: Celebrating the gift of Catholic womanhood, was published by Ave Maria Press in 2013.

Find out more at PatGohn.com.