EVENTS




LINKS TO RECENT ARTICLES/INTERVIEWS:

April 27, 2016: "The Spirituality of Money": A Q and A with Heather King in America Magazine.

May 6, 2016: Addiction as Spiritual Thirst": An interview with The Fix.

May 8, 2016: Podcast with "Fishers of Men": "How to Be Single" [their title, not mine].

May 16, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough: An essay for the Catholic News Agency.

May 18, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of EnoughA podcast with the Catholic Foodie.

May 31, 2016: "The Gift of Being Brought to Our Knees" : National Catholic Reporter.

June 3, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough, an excerpt: The Tidings.

July 7, 2016:  "Meet the Author with Ken Huck," Radio Maria, Alexandria, LA,  live on Thursday, July 7 at 3:00pm-3:50 p.m. EST

July 11, 2016: "Busted Halo" with Fr. Dave Dwyer, discussing LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough. 

July 11, 2016: The Jennifer Fulwiler Show, discussing LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough.



EVENTS

April 30, 2016:
Release date for my new book, out from Franciscan Media:
Loaded: Money and the Spirituality of Enough

May 15, 2016, Sunday
Signing of Loaded: Money and the Spirituality of Enough; schmooze.
Holy Family Bookstore

1527 Fremont Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030
626.799.8908


June 11, 2016
I'll deliver "some [very brief] remarks over dessert at the Portsmouth Institute for Faith and Culture's Summer 2016 Conference: "Christian Courage in a Secular Age."
Portsmouth Abbey School
285 Cory's Lane
Portsmouth RI 02871

July 1-July 9, 2016
I'll be staying at the Dominican Guest House adjacent to St. Vincent Ferrer and wandering about NYC.

July 10-15, 2016
St. Mary's of the Lake, Lake George NY
I'll be at an artist's retreat called Openings
sponsored by the Paulist Fathers.

September 18, 2016, Sunday, noon
Freed Theater, Christ Cathedral
13280 Chapman Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
40th anniv. celebration of the Diocese of Orange
I'll give a half-hour talk with a ten-minute Q and A to follow.
Topic: “If we are called to ‘become like Jesus’ and Jesus is the face of the Father’s mercy, how do we “become mercy?”
Sounds like a trick question but I DON'T THINK SO.

September 20-24, 2016, Wednesday through Saturday
Lafayette and Rayne, Louisiana
Fr. Sam Fontana of St. Joseph's Church in Rayne is spearheading an Encounter!
Program:
September 21, Wednesday, 7 pm., I'll speak to the Catholic students at the Univ. of Louisiana/Lafayette at Our Lady of Wisdom Church. 
September 23, Friday, 6 pm.
Acadiana Encounter
I'll give a talk on the vocation of the writer to facilitate ensuing discussion.
St. Pius X Elementary
205 East Bayou Parkway
Lafayette, LA 70508

September 24, Saturday, 8 pm
Conversation with Fr. Michael Champagne on discovering God through the works of mercy.
15-min. talk and 30-minute moderated discussion.
Book signing to follow each talk.

November 11-13, 2016, Friday through Sunday
AA women's retreat: Rocketed Into a Fourth Dimension: Coming Awake in Sobriety
Mary and Joseph Retreat Center
5300 Crest Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310.377.4367
Annette Lenneman, 
Executive Director
Ext. 223


December 4, 2016, Sunday, 6:30-8 p.m.
I'll discuss my most recent book: LOADED Money and the Spirituality of Enough. 

Q and A and book signing (LOADED and others) following. 
American Martyrs Church
624 15th Street
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
St. Kateri Room
Food and Beverages provided

January 20-22, 2017, Friday through Sunday

Al-Anon women's retreat: Just for Today, Enjoy the Beautiful1
Mary and Joseph Retreat Center
5300 Crest Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
310.377.4367
Annette Lenneman, 
Executive Director
Ext. 223


June 22-24, 2017
Notre Dame Literary Conference
South Bend, IN
"Trying to Say 'God': Re-enchanting the Literary Imagination"
I'll give a talk on June 23.
Details forthcoming.






TOM WAITS FAN GREG CAMACHO
DROPS ME OFF AT THE SAN ANTONIO AIRPORT
AFTER  I SPOKE
AT THE CATHOLIC WOMEN'S CONFERENCE.
IT IS ALWAYS ABOUT THE PEOPLE!
WE HOARD KETCHUP PACKETS.