Among Women 229: The Friendship Project

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September 28, 2017

This week’s episode:

“Blessed are They”: St. Hildegard of Bingen

“Among Women” Guest: Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet

This week we look at one of the prime topics of interest here at Among Women — the spiritual friendships that women ought to cultivate and welcome into their lives. Join me for a lively conversation with authors Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet as we discuss their latest title, The Friendship Project: The Catholic Woman’s Guide to Making and Keeping Fabulous, Faith-filled Friends.

Links for this episode:

Find out where Pat will be speaking next: San Diego area, and Falls Church VA

Pat’s interview with Cy Kellett on Catholic Answers Focus about her book, All In.

Holy Women by Pope Benedict XVI

St. Hildegard of Bingen, A spiritual reader, by Carmen Acevedo Butcher

The Friendship Project by Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet

Divine Mercy for Moms by Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet

Other shows of related interest:

AW 172: A show about Hildegard being a doctor of the church

AW 132: More about Hildegard

Reminders:

Send your comments to Pat Gohn at amongwomenpodcast@me.com, or to the Among Women podcast facebook page. Or follow Pat on Twitter at @PatGohn or @among_women. If you like what we do here at Among Women, please promote this podcast in your social media circles, in your church bulletin, or leave a positive review and rating over on our iTunes page.

Among Women 172: Good Grief, God!

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January 28, 2014

This week’s episode:

“Blessed are They”: St Hildegard of Bingen, Doctor of the Church

“Among Women” Guest: Cheryl Amari Cheryl-with-creds

Grief and loss are a part of every woman’s life. This week Pat talks about her own recent struggles as we take a look at the process of grief with Cheryl Amari, of Grief Teach.com, a grief educator with an MA in Pastoral Ministry. Listen as we discuss areas of grief particular to women and learn about ways to grieve through them. Also, Pat shares the wisdom, poetry, and music of Christian mystic and doctor of the Church, St Hildegard of Bingen.

Links for this episode:

Pat Gohn’s Patheos Column: “Lean In, Into the Chaos”

Benedict XVI’s Apostolic Letter elevating Hildegard of Bingen to Church Doctor

Selections read from St Hildegard found in the following:

Prayers of the Women Mystics by Rhonda Chervin

Incandescence by Carmen Butcher

Music: Veni Creator Spiritu, on YouTube, from recording The Origin of Fire by Anonymous 4.

Veni Creator Spiritu (Latin and English translations)

Grief Teach. com

Sample Grief Teach newsletter: “Packing for the Grief Journey: Six Essential Items” — you can sign up to receive these newsletters.

Other shows of related interest:

AW 152: This episode has more biographical information on the life of St Hildegard of Bingen.

Reminders:

Send your comments to Pat Gohn at amongwomenpodcast@me.com, or to the Among Women podcast facebook page. Find Pat on Twitter: @PatGohn and @among_women.