EP 174: A Catholic Response to Current Events with Katherine Ocello

No matter what side of the political aisle you sit – or if you refuse to take a side! – it’s impossible to not notice the uncertainty and angst permeating every corner of American life at the moment. What’s a Catholic to do?

Katherine Ocello of Loves Jesus and America Too joins me on this episode of The Catholic Mama podcast to discuss how a Catholic might proceed through these turbulent social-political times.

This episode doesn’t provide any “hot takes” on the up-to-the-minute news but rather encourages the faithful to take heart. There’s much to be done now, even and especially if it’s concentrated on the interior life.

Also around the 16:00 minute mark, I mention a book that I can’t remember the title of. Welp! I figured it out :-P…It’s Eleanor Stump’s Wandering in Darkness. My husband particularly recommends the sections on biblical evidence of suffering (much of which centers on Job). FYI: It’s a bit pricy for paperback but is slightly more affordable in Kindle format.

Download the episode below or listen to it on iTunesStitcherGoogle Play or anywhere you normally access podcasts. The Catholic Mama is there!

Also be sure to connect with Katherine on her website, Loves Jesus And America Too and on Instagram.

Want meaningful and minimalist ways to increase in your Catholic faith? Join The Domestic Church, a monthly membership that helps busy Catholic moms and dads enjoy guided spiritual readings through a unique virtual book club, plan a minimalist feast day celebration, and request a spiritual bouquet. Just $10 a month, this patreon-like membership will help The Catholic Mamcontinue to reach more Catholics seeking to deepen their faith. Learn more and sign up HERE!

Like what you hear? Then don’t forget to subscribe and leave a nice review for The Catholic Mama podcast. That way you won’t miss an episode and you’ll also help spread this little ministry.

Other Episodes of The Catholic Mama Podcast that You Might Like

EP 167: The Busy Parent’s Guide to a Life of Prayer

EP 154: Why You Should Consecrate Yourself to St. Joseph Right Now with Fr. Don Calloway

EP 144: When You’re Grieving Life as It Once Way with Jeannie Ewing

Need help we answering some basic questions about Christianity and Catholicism? Then be sure and grab The Catholic Mama’s How to Talk to Your Kids about God, available for FREE here.

Leave a Reply

Close Menu