June 22, 2018
This week’s episode:
“Blessed are They”: St. Prisca
“Among Women” Guest: Helen Alvaré
This is the episode that almost wasn’t! After a tech failure and a long-awaited repair to the recording, I dive into a discussion with Helen Alvaré, law professor from George Mason University, and founder of Women Speak for Themselves and Reconnect Media. We enjoy a very engaging conversation on a variety of subjects including improving our public discourse on pro-life issues and so much more: #MeToo, love, sex, marriage, contraception, and making a positive impact on the culture. Plus, in this episode we look at the life of St. Prisca, a married woman from the first century church, and her witness and service to St. Paul and others.
Links for this episode:
Scripture quotes for St. Prisca: Acts 18: 1-3, Romans 16:3, and 1 Corinthians 16:19.
Book: Breaking Through: Catholic Women Speak for Themselves by Helen Alvare
Book: Putting Children’s Interests First in US Family Law and Policy:
With Power Comes Responsibility by Helen Alvare
Other shows of related interest:
AW 165: A theology of women and new feminism, and The Guiding Star Project
AW 191: Jenny’s IVF Story
AW 155: “Woman, You are a Gift!” A look at our feminine genius
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