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The Ruth Institute Podcast

Jul 17, 2024

If you, or anyone you know is dealing with thoughts of suicide, contact the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988 or https://988lifeline.org/

 

Feeling the shame of relapsing on drugs, and struggling with the sexual abuse of her past, Nancy went to an affirming therapist to help her deal with her soul-crushing depression....


Jul 10, 2024

Nancy carried a grudge against her parents for years. They didn't help her or take her to therapy. They didn't accept her as a part of the family. To boot, they got divorced. And as far back as when she was 6 she felt like she didn't fit in, almost anywhere. To top it all off, she could recall having her first same sex...


Jun 28, 2024

Eithan Haim is a mandatory reporter of child abuse. After Texas prohibited transgender "affirming" surgeries on minors, Texas Children's Hospital continued to conduct them. When Dr. Haim found out, he realized that it was far more important to blow the whistle and let the world know what was happening, than to let it...


Jun 21, 2024

Marco Casanova wasn’t actively gay until he went to seminary. And while in seminary he kind of lived a double life. He’d learn and fulfill his duties during the day, and at night he’d go to gay bars. Fortunately for him, his wise formators were able to help him discern his vocation more accurately, and help him...


Jun 17, 2024

Father Rob Jack and Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse talk about the event the Tent Makers of Louisiana recently put on, and what to do if you or someone you love has been a victim of abuse.

 

*Technical Note: We used AI to compensate for the mic problem we had during this recording. Thank you for understanding.

 

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