Ruth Institute Podcast
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage

(March 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Cleveland to speak at a gathering of pro-life lawyers about the many ways the sexual revolution has altered our culture…and the way forward in the face of so much hurt.

Direct download: Apr05_14.mp3
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(March 17, 2014) This is a neat story--Dr J's part of a panel at Notre Dame on the role of the Catholic Church in the cultural and political debate surrounding marriage. The discussion, "Marriage, the Church, and the Common Good," was organized by Michael Bradley, a senior at Notre Dame and a member of the ITAF class of 2013. The story's also on our blog--check it out here.

Direct download: Apr04_14.mp3
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(March 7, 2014) Dr J speaks to the faculty of St Joseph's Academy on three questions: what is the sexual revolution? How does the same-sex so-called "marriage" issue fit into the big picture of the sexual revolution? And finally: what are we going to do about it?

Direct download: Apr03_14.mp3
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(April 1, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the many problems with surrogacy.

Direct download: Apr02_14.mp3
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(March 28, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed Gwyneth Paltrow's and Chris Martin's "conscious uncoupling."

Direct download: Mar31_14.mp3
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(February 1, 2014) Dr J gave a presentation on continuing marriage health and cultural impact at a small retreat-style gathering of some local Catholic families. We're calling it "After Cana," for those of you familiar with the pre-Cana marriage preparation in the Catholic church.

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(February 12, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University to speak at the student chapel service on "Loneliness and True Love: Healing the 21st Century Family."

Direct download: Mar19_14.mp3
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(February 11, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University for a variety of speaking engagements; here, she's speaking at a Talbot School of Theology faculty luncheon on the victims of the sexual revolution. If you missed her chapel talk, check out the previous podcast. Stay tuned for the Q&A after this talk, too.

Direct download: Mar18_14.mp3
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(February 11, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University to speak at the student chapel service on "Victims of the Sexual Revolution: Healing the 21st Century Family."

Direct download: Mar17_14.mp3
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(January 28, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is Drew Mariani's guest on his eponymous show, where they discussed marriage--how to have a better one, Ruth's recent publication "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage," and related questions. Order the book on Amazon, or check out the store at our website--it makes a great wedding gift.

Oh, and the conference Drew and Betsy mentioned? It's called "Healing the 21st Century Family." One day in Carlsbad, California, full of encouragement, healing, and inspiration--and not a polar vortex in sight. Check out our website for the details.

Direct download: Jan29_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 7:25 PM