In this episode:
“Blessed are They”: St. Faustina
“Among Women” Guest: Kathryn Jean Lopez
This week we catch up with Kathryn Jean Lopez to examine her book, A Year with the Mystics. We share about the how the Christian life is enhanced by learning more about the mystics and great saints who have gone before us. Kathryn reads an excerpt from the book, and Pat does, too, in the saint segment dedicated to inspiration from St. Faustina’s Diary.
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Links for this episode:
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A Year with the Mystics: Visionary Wisdom for Daily Living by Kathryn Jean Lopez
Kathryn Jean Lopez at National Review . Also at: National Review Institute, Center for Religion, Culture and Civil Society
God is Love – encyclical by Pope Benedict XVI
Other shows of related interest:
AW 207: Defending the Faith with Clarity and Clarity, with Kathryn Jean Lopez
AW 140 has some excerpts St Maria Faustina who brought us the Divine Mercy chaplet and more. (Adult Programming Note: the AW interview on that podcast talks with Dawn Eden, and we discuss healing sexual wounds.)
AW 3: The life of St. Faustina and more
AW Espresso Shot #8: Praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet
AW 146: Excerpts of St. Teresa of Avila on the divine Friend
AW 46: On St. Teresa’ Interior Castle
AW 101: Mystics
AW 12: On St. Gertrude the great
AW 238: Becoming Cultural Mystics
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