Among Women 176: What We Love About Pope Francis

March 13, 2014

Welcome to a  special edition “What We Love About Pope Francis” featuring comments from Among Women listeners and conversation with our special guest, Sr. Anne Joan Flanagan FSP, author of a new e-book about Pope Francis!

This week we honor the first anniversary of the election of Pope Francis. In this episode your host asks the Among Women listenership: What do you love about Pope Francis? And, what have you learned from him?

This show features the many and varied answers coming from the friends and listeners of Among Women. It also features a conversation with Sr Anne Joan Flanagan of the Daughters of St Paul, AKA the blogger at Nun Blog. Sr Anne has just released a new e-book 5 Keys to Understanding Pope Francis: What He Says and What He Does from Pauline Books and Media. Together we have a lively discussion about some of the big themes emerging in the Holy Father’s pontificate. Screen Shot 2014-03-13 at 3.11.25 PM

Listen now by clicking the play button above!

Links for this episode:

Lumen Fidei – The Light of Faith

Pat’s analysis on the Intro, Ch 1, Ch 2, Ch 3, and Ch 4.

Evangelii Gaudium – The Joy of the Gospel

Kelly Wahlquist’s blog

Pope Francis’ Daily Homilies

Soup and Stories, The Practicing Catholic – Pat Gohn’s post for St Patrick’s Day

E-Book Website: 5 Keys to Understanding Pope Francis, By Sr Anne Joan Flanagan FSP

Nun Blog 

Other shows of related interest:

AW 64: The Angelus with Sr Anne Flanagan

AW 96: Those Singing Nuns


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