the catholic feminist episode 1

While we still love Audible, we are no longer an Amazon affiliate for books. Each week, we interview Catholic women on topics like poverty, refugees, eating disorders, mental health, and women's rights. I hope you consider joining us on pilgrimage. Today's guest is Gia Chacon, founder of For The Martyrs. Why Mallory began to consider leaving the Catholic Church, Our culture’s refusal to allow us to ponder, If being a “good person” is “enough”. So it’s not uncommon for a Catholic to cringe at the word “feminist.” But in 1995, St. Pope John Paul II actually issued a call for women to rise up in the name of feminism – a call for a “new feminism.” I am over the moon to announce that the Catholic Feminist Pilgrimage to France is taking place in October 2020—and I want you to join us. Jump on their email list today at everysacredsunday.com to be the FIRST to know when their 2020 journals are available. Peace be with you. Jesus hung out with the poor. One that looks like FOMO—knowing I could do a great job at this, if I kept going, and knowing that instead, others will. There is a sense of demand in having a large platform, and some of it may be justified: that you “owe” something to people who have given time to following you, and that you need to word things in a certain way, and that you need to express things quickly…all kinds of group-think that is just very, very unappealing to me, nor Godly, in my understanding of Him. Today’s guest, Katie Prejean McGrady, is a Catholic speaker who’s one of our most requested guests. And I know that right now, especially in America, we’re not. I hope you’re not mad at me. But you know who funds Catholic Relief Services, builds the churches, donates the food, influences the culture? As Catholic feminists, we know that we don't want a single one of our sisters to not feel seen, known, encouraged, and loved. Gluttony of fitness leading to the cult of the body, The connection between fitness and empowerment. The Catholic Feminist is not me, a person: it is us, a Church. If I know nothing else in life it’s that radical trust in Jesus has never failed me, and it won’t start to now. 31.9k Followers, 432 Following, 895 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from The Catholic Feminist (@thecatholicfeminist) A podcast for strong Catholic women who want to feel inspired, informed, and intentional. Emily is a wife, mom, and passionate ministry worker who has some great insight into burnout. You can do it, sister: that impossible thing of viewing people as image bearers of God. The Catholic Feminist is a podcast for strong Catholic women who want to be inspired, informed, and intentional. St. John Paul the Great said that intuition was one of a woman’s greatest gifts. Tune in to hear why. 175: The Plight of the Persecuted Christian ft. Gia Chacon. 73: The Upside of Social Media ft. Emily Mentock from The Catholic Feminist on Podchaser, aired Wednesday, 15th August 2018. Are they intelligent? Nancy Ray’s podcast episode on seasons of life. Tomorrow, I’m going to send out a second email, detailing what the Catholic Feminist willlook like over the next year, and tomorrow’s episode will be all about this decision. Why is that? As I have pointed out, the "balancing" of work life and family life at best puts these two spheres of life on the same level, thereby overlooking the pre-eminent importance of the family. Until we can answer this, we will find it difficult to think constructively about the prior question of whether it is possible simultaneously to be both Catholic and feminist. The season 4 finale will be the end of the Catholic Feminist Podcast. Popular Catholic speakers? In the meantime, tell your friends! I could run a more debate-styled show! And she never stopped doing either! After 150 episodes, it is a true joy to sit + chat with you all 1-on-1 today. Why Elena transitioned from ministry to secular work, Where she got her drive and entrepreneurial spirit, The difference between two types of capitalism, Why diversity in business is so important to her (and should be for all of us), What’s been bringing Elena closer to God lately, What Color is Your Parachute (We are no longer an Amazon affiliate. Today’s episode is brought to you by Letters From a Catholic Feminist, our new biweekly newsletter. Usually I keep our emails exclusive to subscribers, but this one seems especially important, so I’ve pasted it below. I’m not shocked that y My husband has a name for Catholic feminists. How Danielle’s work at the USCCB has transformed, How we can define a “racist act” and why that leads to conflict, That Joe Biden “you ain’t black” conversation, A Catholic perspective on Black Lives Matter, How she thinks pre-cana could transform into a more therapeutic experience, Danielle’s first podcast episode with us, Open Wide Our Hearts: A Pastoral Letter Against Racism. This episode was brought to you by Ave Explores, an initiative of Ave Maria Press. You can add a review to show others what you thought. We also discuss her love for dance and how she uses this hobby as a beautiful, awe-inspiring prayer. Author, wife, and mama Mallory Smyth breaks down why she spent time away from the Catholic faith and what brought her back. This podcast hasn't been reviewed yet. I would like to educate myself without strangers on the internet telling me to “educate myself”, if that makes sense, and I would like to explore my own thoughts in a more long-form way without slapping an Instagram filter on them. Amanda is a true gift to our church and I hope our conversation resonates with you! Elena and I are talking all about wealth: is it bad? The Catholic Feminist is a podcast for strong Catholic women who want to be inspired, informed, and intentional. We talk all about her new podcast, Crisis, which explores the origins and reforms of the sexual abuse crisis within our church. GREAT ADVICE: Discipleship does not have to be a formal ministry program, involve selling your iPhone, and happens when people are UNAFRAID. Sign up for all of the free content at avemariapress.com and learn what the holy witness of the saints means for us. Here’s the tricky part about being a feminist: I want every woman to feel confident and empowered…and I also want every woman to be healthy. I get a literal stomachache when I think of doing these things and, as I read in a book recently, the body keeps the score. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A few months ago I heard one of my favorite podcasters mention that she went to marriage counseling sometimes with her husband, and I’m embarrassed to admit that I was a bit…scandalized. And even though we’d had plenty of episodes on therapy, I realized I still had barriers built up around the idea of marriage counseling. Listen to The Catholic Feminist episodes free, on demand. I loved chatting with Danielle today all about the beauty of art within the Catholic Church, what COVID has been like as a musician, and what her songwriting process entails. I started this show because it was the best way I could live the truth of the gospel and start a new conversation. Her vulnerability and strength were so inspiring to me, and are part of what makes her a phenomenal life coach! A podcast for strong Catholic women who want to feel inspired, informed, and intentional. I’m not surprised that you’re on fire for the topics we discuss on this show. He does. It’s important to me to explain the why behind this decision, because I know people have questions, and this is not as simple as “I don’t have time!” or “It’s too expensive!”, neither of which are actually true. This episode was also brought to you by Hallow, the meditation app for Catholics. When I returned to the Catholic Church in my forties, I finally freed myself from feminism’s many deceptions. And knowing that’s ok. Four years ago, when I started the show, I’d guess there were maybe 3-4 podcasts for Catholic women specifically. No matter what the feminist pundits claimed in the scholarly articles they churned out, the truth of the matter became blatantly clear: I had taken a life and I would never quite get over it. Each week, we interview Catholic women on topics like poverty, refugees, eating disorders, mental health, and women's rights. Your IRL friends? I know! Are they funny? I think some tricky things, and I’m still figuring them out in my head and with my God. I have no shortage of ideas and plenty of work ethic. This podcast, its content, and its artwork are not owned by, affiliated with, or endorsed by Podchaser. Today, Amanda is an accomplished musician with four kids who spreads the Gospel through the gift of music. Enjoy! Today, I’m sharing one of the most difficult decisions I’ve ever made: the Catholic Feminist’s season 4 finale episode in November will be its last. Let’s talk about sex, baby 🎶😂 Today on the show we welcome back Dr. Monique Ruberu, a Catholic wife, mother, and OBGYN. Enjoy! Can we be capitalists? It has been the honor of a lifetime. Am I rambling? Sign up here! This spring, when many of us were unable to attend Mass, we felt the ache for normalcy and the sacraments. I could launch a conference! 242 talking about this. If so...who are you paying attention to? Are they diverse in thought and culture? If I were to grow the Catholic Feminist, or even sustain it at its current infrastructure, it would require me to do things I don’t believe I’m being called to do. It’s one that will be fine. I could start a Patreon! Should it be? So how can we treat our bodies like temples while also avoiding fat shaming or pride? What to do if you’re feeling burnout from education or activism work, How to decide if something is mental health related or spiritual attack, Why so many Catholics fear the field of psychology, What’s been bringing Maribel closer to God lately, The Plight of the Persecuted Christian ft. Gia Chacon, The Grace of Motherhood and Art ft. Ann Vaeth, Rekindling Our Catholic Faith ft. Mallory Smyth, Holy Exhaustion vs. Burnout ft. Emily Linn, Finding Freedom From Sexual Abuse and Pornography ft. Bella Bryant, Fitness, Faith and Feminism ft. Rebecca Dussault, Accepting Change and Unexpected Gifts ft. Danielle Noonan, The Bioethics of Catholic Feminism ft. Samantha Stephenson, Talking About Racial Justice in a God-Honoring Way ft. Danielle Brown, Marriage Therapy and Pre-Cana ft. Jessica Barboza, Covering the Catholic Sex Abuse Crisis ft. Karna Lozoya, Why I'm Ending the Catholic Feminist Podcast, Intimacy No Matter Your Season ft. Amanda Vernon, Reading and Writing Catholic Fiction ft. Lindsey Todd, Authentic Intimacy and Racial Justice ft. Sr. Desiré Findlay, Conversion and Personal Development ft. Claudine Noel, Capitalism, Networking, and Career Transitions ft. Elena Nunez Murdock, Online Discourse and Finding Community ft. Sam Povlock, Affirmation Therapy and Activism Burnout ft. Maribel Rodriguez Laguna. And so, there’s time for a choice: the bus is here, waiting for me to get on. Here am I: hearing a call, following. Oh, my sisters—it has been the absolute joy of a lifetime. After 150 episodes, it is a true joy to sit + chat with you all 1-on-1 today. Juggling motherhood + business as an artist isn’t easy for anyone, and today’s guest is no exception. This episode was brought to you by Ave Explores, an initiative of Ave Maria Press. May we keep learning. I absolutely loved her insight on intimacy: why do we all need it? From Colin Kapernick to WMD to Dorothy Day’s pacifism, how Catholics interact with “the troo… And I believe you make time for the things you want to make time for; “I don’t have time” feels like a fallacy. Can we strive for it? 9 talking about this. You’ve heard it constantly: the “nones” are the fastest growing religion in the world. Enjoy! Not in the slightest. Personally, it reminded me that all around the world, millions of Christians are being persecuted for their faith--that the ability to safely attend mass is a privilege I have that so many others don't. We chat about why burnout occurs, why so many "wounded healers" enter ministry and mission work, and why there's *still* so much stigma around mental health issues in Catholicism. I think we've all gone through seasons where we want to delete our social media accounts and go live in a hut. And I hope you know how thankful I am for you. My mind was blown when I learned that statistic. She’s also very passionate about the pre-cana experience and how our marriage prep classes often fail to truly prepare couples for the sacrament of marriage. Welcome to Letters from a Catholic Feminist by me, Claire Swinarski. Please consider shopping for books at your local indie! It’s easy, sisters, to be angry and allow our anger to divide us from our fellow sisters. I am scared for my bank account and my career, and that old but-I’m-abandoning-my-mission feeling that snuck in after I left FOCUS is trying to rear its ugly head. I did. It doesn’t feel real or true. He calls them “Catho-feminists.” Catho-feminists are practicing Catholics who adhere to the Church’s teachings but otherwise live their lives by the feminist code—they don’t take their husband’s last name, put their careers before their families, and have their own interpretation of Ephesians 5:24. Like so many things in life, there’s a West Wing episode that really encompasses my thoughts on prostitution. Please consider supporting your local indie bookstore during these trying times! Go to Hallow.com/catholicfeminist for a free 30-day trial. from The Catholic Feminist on Podchaser, aired Thursday, 24th October 2019. I am with you in this, even without my voice in your headphones. It's one of the joys of the podcast that I get to sometimes sit with my besties and do deep dives over their life decisions--ha! It’s time, now, for you to do those things. You can change the world by thinking differently and being relational. We also discuss how listening has been bringing her closer to God lately and why she thinks women utilizing their own unique gifts is what will truly change the world. (Am I making sense? She’s here to share her story of healing, how her sexual abuse as a child impacted her addiction, and why she’s so focused on helping others know their true worth and break the bonds of porn. It’s a vulnerable minisode where I share a few things on … Each week, we interview Catholic women on topics like poverty, refugees, eating disorders, mental health, and women's rights. The rich, friend. 138: Catholic Feminism and the Military ft. Brianna Hughes from The Catholic Feminist on Podchaser, aired Wednesday, 4th March 2020. I will not call you to less than that near-impossible task, only made possible with the blood of Jesus. This episode is perfect for any engaged women or women who have been struggling to communicate well with their husband and have been considering marriage therapy. 175: The Plight of the Persecuted Christian ft. Gia Chacon, 174: The Grace of Motherhood and Art ft. Ann Vaeth, This podcast hasn't been reviewed yet. This isn’t a board meeting of parish workers talking about How to Attract the Millennials, it’s just 2 friends sharing their own stories of finding Jesus in the Catholic Church and working to rekindle a love for him in others. It would be quite easy for me, at this point, to become a Professional Catholic: a speaker at conferences, on this plane or that, taking selfies and advertising my own thoughts. We also dive in to why she decided to join us on our 2021 pilgrimage to France. So I invited Sr. on the show to walk us through why she feels that way, how we can be better listeners to one another, and how we can acknowledge pain while searching for solutions within the racial justice movement. Enjoy! I could drop some dollar bills on fancy branding. We dive into allllll of it: why she thinks the Olympics committees dislike motherhood, why she’s so passionate about fitness, and why she thinks treating our bodies well is a way of loving God. But I am saying, for now, “no, thank you.” I am looking at hopes I had for a long time and putting them to bed, knowing they aren’t going to happen. The way her African-American heritage influences her music to this day, Her past relationship with a man who’s now a priest and how she sought wholeness afterwards, Finding true intimacy in all seasons of life, Her coping mechanisms for emotional resilience as a performer. How do you know if you should step away from your ministry job? Many of us, I suspect, think the answer to this question should be "yes," if only because we believe ourselves to be both. Catholic and Feminist book. In fact, the Catholic Feminist makes me money through advertisers and social media partnerships, so I will be taking a major financial hit by ending it. On today's show, we're chatting with Emily Linn, a young adult minister within the Diocese of Milwaukee. It seemed awkward and shameful. Ann Vaeth of Paper Monestary is helping us understand how motherhood can HELP our art, not hinder it, and how she thrives as a Catholic artist when the artistic world is so secular. It’s waiting to drive off to Catholic Celebrity Land, a place where I live out my days preaching the Gospel as a profession. The Catholic “both/and” is useful here: Feminism is both necessary for being a Catholic woman and one of the reasons you will be tested as a Catholic feminist. I stink. In which I said I wasn’t going to do an episode on the Church scandal: ahem. 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