You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST
Gifts of the Visitation by Denise Bossert (Ave Maria Press), & Rock-Bottom Blessings by Karen Beattie (Loyola Press)
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Getting ready for the New Year and counting our blessings!
Dr. Hosffman Ospino joins us to discuss Oscar Romero, Jennifer Grant with Wholehearted Living, Karen Beattie with Rock-Bottom Blessings,
And Encores Jordan Denari and Margaret Felice!
Monday: Dr. Hosffman Ospino, is an Assistant Professor of Hispanic Ministry and Religious Education at Boston College, School of Theology and Ministry. Besides publishing numerous essays, Dr. Ospino is the author several books, including Cultural Diversity and Paradigm Shifts in Catholic Congregations (Fordham University Press, forthcoming), Evangelization and Catechesis in the Context of Hispanic Ministry (Liguori, 2013, in Spanish), the editor of Hispanic Ministry in the Twenty-First Century: Present and Future (Convivium Press, 2010), and coeditor of Hispanic Ministry in the Twenty-First Century: Urgent Matters(2015). He served as the Principal Investigator of the first ever National Study of Catholic Parishes with Hispanic Ministry and served as a Co-Principal Investigator for the National Survey of Catholic Schools Serving Hispanic Families (results to be released in October 2015).He joins us to discuss the newly released book on Oscar Romero by Roberto Morozzo della Rocca
Tuesday: Jennifer Grant is the author of two previous works of nonfiction about family life: Love You More and MOMumental. A former health and parenting columnist for the Chicago Tribune and Sun Times Media newspapers, Grant contributes to her.meneutics, Fullfill, and other publications. Grant graduated from Wheaton College and Southern Methodist University, and lives with her husband and four children in the suburbs of Chicago. Find her online atjennifergrant.com.
Wednesday:Karen Beattie has been a writer for more than 20 years and been published in several publications including Moody, Christianity Today, and
Midwest Living. She recently became a Catholic, and she and her husband are members who attend Old St. Patrick’s in Chicago, Illinois.
Thursday:Jordan Denari, is a writer, speaker, and Research Fellow for the Bridge Initiative, a project of the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University. A voice on interfaith issues, Jordan writes about Islam, Christianity, the Middle East, and Islamophobia. Jordan has published articles in TIME, America, Commonweal, Sojourners, Huffington Post, On Faith, Busted Halo, and other outlets.
Felice Fridays!:Margaret Felice, Boston College alumnae and faculty member of Religion and Performing Arts at BC High in Boston MA, Opera Singer and blogger joins us for a fun an engaging talk about all things Catholic!