Ruth Institute Podcast
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Rev. Walter Hoye

(April 25, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  She interviewed Reverend Walter Hoye, a prominent pastor in the pro-life movement who ministers in Oakland, California.  He was arrested and imprisoned for his pro-life ministry near a Planned Parenthood clinic.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

Direct download: Apr29_11.mp3
Category:abortion -- posted at: 1:00am PST

Marriage in the News

(April 25, 2011) You're listening to Dr J "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego, where she's discussing local and national headlines of particular significance to the marriage movement.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show and what else is going on.

Direct download: Apr28_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 1:00am PST

Dr J @ Stanford - Q & A

(April 18, 2011) After Dr J's talk at Stanford University, she took questions and answers from the students in attendance.  They had quite the lively discussion...  Please be advised--some of these questions may be overly explicit for very young listeners.

Her talk beforehand is available here.

Direct download: Apr27b_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 7:22am PST

Dr J @ Stanford - talk

(April 18, 2011) Dr J gave this talk at Stanford University's Anscombe Society on the reasons for marriage, and the ways in which it shapes society and the next generation.

She also took questions afterward--check out today's second podcast for that segment.

Direct download: Apr27a_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 7:15am PST

Loved Into Existence

(April 18, 2011) Dr J gave this talk, "Loved Into Existence," at UC Davis Law School.  She explains the ancient Christian teachings on marriage and love and the scientific and social support for these views.  She also details how societies built on intact families have less need for larger government.

Direct download: Apr26_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 9:29am PST

Marriage without Adjectives @ Texas A&M

(April 8, 2011) Dr J gave this talk at Texas A&M on "Marriage without Adjectives."  She explains her work with the Ruth Institute, her experience as a campaign spokesman for Prop 8, some of the reasons to defend marriage, and what will happen if marriage is dismantled.

Direct download: Apr22_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 2:00am PST

Marriage Movements on the Campus

(April 11, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  She interviewed Anne Morse (of Berkeley) and Joseph Petrich (of the University of Pittsburgh), both of whom are actively involved in the support of marriage, on the marriage movement among college students.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

Direct download: Apr21_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 2:00am PST

From the Front Lines of the Culture War...

(April 4, 2011) Dr J and Chuck LiMandri cohost their first episode of "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego, where they list several of the cultural situations impacted by the nature--or, in some cases, the absence--of marriage.  These include cohabitation and premarital sex, having or not having children, the use of contraception and other artificial reproductive technologies, divorce, marriage redefinition, and various forms of cultural distain for marriage.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on their show.

Direct download: Apr20_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 8:30am PST

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(April 13, 2011) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss Arizona's attempts to restrict the online sales of prescription abortion-inducing drugs in their state.

Direct download: Apr19_11.mp3
Category:abortion -- posted at: 2:00pm PST

Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone

(April 6, 2011) Dr J speaks at Wheaton College in Illinois.  Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone," and in it, she covers the way marriage structures society, relates adults to children, and restricts government interference.

Direct download: Apr14_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 2:00pm PST