Dating God Podcast #23 — Pope Francis and Latin America with David Golemboski

In this episode of the Dating God Podcast we are joined by David Golemboski, a doctoral student in the Government School at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, who specializes in political theory and Catholic Social Teaching. David published an article in a January issue of America magazine titled: “Still ‘Presente’? U.S Catholics Should Reconnect with Latin America.” […]

Dating God Podcast #22 — Mary DeTurris Poust and ‘Cravings’

Happy New Year! This episode of the Dating God Podcast, the first of the year 2013, includes an interview with author and journalist Mary DeTurris Poust about her new book, Cravings: A Catholic Wrestles with Good, Self-Image, and God (Ave Maria Press, 2012). She is the author of several books including another book released in 2012,Everyday Divine: A […]

Dating God Podcast #21 — Fran Rossi Szpylczyn Returns to Podcast!

This episode of the Dating God Podcast is the last of the Calendar Year 2012. Just a few days before Christmas, Fran Rossi Szpylczyn, who had previously been a guest on the podcast back in 2011, returns to talk about her social media ministry and her contributions to a new book titled, Hungry, And You Fed Me: Homilies […]

Dating God Podcast #20 — Advent Special Podcast

In this episode of the Dating God Podcast we are joined by Julianne Wallace, a campus minister at St. Bonaventure University and someone who is an advocate for the need to focus our attention on Advent during the liturgical season in a renewed way. She is the author of the article, “A Contemporary Spirituality of […]

Dating God Podcast #19 — Author Chris Haw

This episode of the Dating God Podcast features author Chris Haw, who talks about his new book From Willow Creek to Sacred Heart: Rekindling my Love for Catholicism (Ave Maria Press, 2012). Chris, who identifies himself as a husband, father, carpenter, potter, and theologian, is also the founder of Camden House, an intentional community in Camden, NJ. From Willow […]

Dating God Podcast #18 — Young Adults and ‘Hungering and Thirsting for Justice’

In this episode of the podcast we are joined by Lacey Louwagie and Kate Ward who discuss their new book Hungering and Thirsting for Justice: Real-Life Stories by Young Adult Catholics (ACTA Publications, 2012). Kate, a PhD student at Boston College in theological ethics joined Dan in the department, while Lacey participated in the discussion by telephone. […]

Dating God Podcast #17 — Stephen Martin: Vocation and the ‘Messy Quest’

In this episode of the Dating God Podcast we welcome author Stephen Martin who talks about his book The Messy Quest for Meaning: Five Catholic Practices for Finding your Vocation (Sorin Books, 2012). The book, which has it’s own Franciscan connection as you’ll hear, focuses on the place of vocation in the lives of all Christians and […]

Dating God Podcast #16 — Live from Newfoundland, Canada!

This episode of the podcast is dedicated entirely to the diaconate ordination of Br. Frank Critch, OFM, a friar of Holy Name Province. A native of St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, Br. Frank received permission from the Order to have his ordination to the diaconate in his home town by the Archbishop of St. John’s, Newfoundland […]

Special Labor Day Edition of the Dating God Podcast!

This is a special “Labor Day” edition of the Dating God Podcast that features Daniel P. Horan, OFM, discussing (1) a Franciscan approach to Labor Day and the role that work had in the Franciscan spiritual tradition, beginning with Francis of Assisi; and (2) his new book, Franciscan Priesthood: The Possibility of Franciscan Presbyters According […]

Dating God Podcast #14 — ‘Back To School’ with Julianne Wallace

The latest episode of the Dating God Podcast is now out! If you’re a subscriber on iTunes, it should be on your computer waiting for you! And if you’re not a subscriber, you really should be, the podcast is free (and awesome)! Episode 14 of the podcast features Julianne Wallace, a campus minister at St. […]