Beauty of Art: Transcending Culture
Feb03

Beauty of Art: Transcending Culture

Liz Lev, an art historian based in Rome, Italy, shares her thoughts on the ability of art, especially religious art, to influence and enlighten the world around us. From Michelangelo and Caravaggio to the catacombs outside Rome and art across the world, Liz Lev finds that the beauty in art is something that can ultimately lead any viewer to the Lord. Mother Assumpta We’re privileged today to have Liz Lev with us. Tell us about...

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Influencing Our Culture: Dr. Mary Rice Hasson
Jan27

Influencing Our Culture: Dr. Mary Rice Hasson

Dr. Mary Rice Hasson, Kate O’Beirne Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, shares her background growing up and how her early formation in the Catholic Faith influences her today as she strives to influence public policy positively in favor of the family and faith. Mother Assumpta Long:  We are tremendously privileged to have Dr. Mary Hasson with us. I honestly looked at your portfolio and have no clue where to begin. You...

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Hope for the Pro-Life Generation: Mother Assumpta interviews Mother Agnes Donovan of The Sisters of Life
Jan20

Hope for the Pro-Life Generation: Mother Assumpta interviews Mother Agnes Donovan of The Sisters of Life

Mother Agnes Mary Donovan of the Sisters of Life shares the foundation story of her order, propelled by Cardinal O’Connor, and gives an in-depth look at the good work she and her sisters do to help women and men across the country, especially young mothers looking for a way to bear and raise their children rather than aborting. Mother Assumpta:  We are so blessed today to have Mother Agnes Donovan of the Sisters of Life with us....

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Ministering to Young Adults. Mother Assumpta Interviews Joey Mccoy
Jan13

Ministering to Young Adults. Mother Assumpta Interviews Joey Mccoy

Joey McCoy, an advocate with i.d.9:16, took a moment to speak with Mother Assumpta about the organization and how he came to be involved. i.d.9:16 ministers to young adults, encouraging them to live out their Faith and to seek community with others. We must bring back the traditional communities if the Faith is to survive because it is only lived out amongst the people, not individuals living out their own lives independent of...

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Mother Assumpta sits down with Fr. Gabriel Richard’s President John Dejak to Discuss Moderation and the Virtue of Temperance.
Jan06

Mother Assumpta sits down with Fr. Gabriel Richard’s President John Dejak to Discuss Moderation and the Virtue of Temperance.

John DeJak took a moment to speak with Mother Assumpta about the virtue of Temperance. Often, we learn best by example, and John chose the story of Father Ciszek, a Jesuit priest who spent many years in concentration camps and the Gulag in Russia, as a prime example of learning the virtue of Temperance. Father Ciszek’s life shows us the true meaning of material vs spiritual and reminds us how blessed we are in the United States....

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