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

(July 8, 2014) Dr J traveled to Bryan College in Dayton, TN, to participate in Summit's Worldview Conference for high school and college students. She gave two talks there; this is the first one, "Love and Economics." Stay tuned for "Defending Marriage."

Direct download: Jul09_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 6:30 PM

(July 1, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed the out-of-wedlock childbirth rate among millennials.

Direct download: Jul08_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 6:30 PM

(June 27, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is a guest on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air," where she discussed her work on "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage." She also blogs over at ParentingIsFunny.wordpress.com--check it out as part of your daily dose of smiles.

Direct download: Jun27_14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:30 PM

(June 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids to participate in Acton University, a four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society attended by over 1,000 participants from around the world. She gave two talks--this is the second breakout session, "The Family and the State." If you missed her first one, check out our podcast stream.

Direct download: Jun24_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 6:00 PM

(June 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids to participate in Acton University, a four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society attended by over 1,000 participants from around the world. She gave two talks--this is the first breakout session, "The Family and the Market." In it, she addresses 3 questions: Is the family part of the market or the state? What does the family do that the market and the state both need? How does the destruction of the family undermine a free society?

Direct download: Jun23_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 6:00 PM

(June 13, 2014) Dr J traveled to Phoenix to participate in Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship, where she gave two talks. This is the second one, "Defending Marriage," on why marriage matters and what has happened and will happen as it gets more and more redefined by the progress of the sexual revolution. If you missed the last talk, check out the previous podcast.

Direct download: Jun17_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 3:00 PM

(June 13, 2014) Dr J traveled to Phoenix to participate in Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship, where she gave two talks. This is the first one, "Love and Economics," on what marriage is and why we need it--stay tuned for the next one!

Direct download: Jun16_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 8:57 PM

(May 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Lansing, Michigan to speak at a gathering of Catholic Charities board members on "Love and Life in the Divine Plan"--how the Church has been right all along.

Direct download: May24_14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00 AM

(May 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Lansing, Michigan to speak at a gathering of Catholic Charities board members on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims"--a group they're in the trenches with every day.

Direct download: May23_14.mp3
Category:sexual revolution -- posted at: 10:00 AM

(May 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary to speak at a gathering of seminary professors on "Love and Economics:" the ways in which the sexual revolution has damaged marriage and society and how we can promote healing in its aftermath.

Direct download: May22_14.mp3
Category:sexual revolution -- posted at: 12:16 AM