EVENTS & MEDIA


THROW ASIDE YOUR CRUTCHES! LET THE BLIND SEE, THE
DEAF HEAR, THE LAME WALK! 
ST. LAMBERT'S, SIOUX FALLS, SD. FEB 27, 2017

UPCOMING EVENTS

September 21-22, Friday and Saturday, 2018

September 21, Friday, 6 p.m.
FAMISHED: OUR HOLY HUNGER
St. Louise de Marillac ParishLeGras Hall 
320 McMurray Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15241.
Come celebrate my most recent book, FAMISHED: A FOOD MEMOIR WITH RECIPES.
This is a ticketed event with Hot and Cold Appetizers, 
Keg Beer (BYOW), and a Catered Meal.
Tickets: $24.

September 22, Saturday, 10:30 a.m.
NEVER ALONE: OUR FRIENDSHIP WITH CHRIST
St. Louise de Marillac ParishLeGras Hall 
320 McMurray Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15241.
This is a ticketed event featuring a Continental Breakfast Buffet 
along with Coffee and Juice.
Tickets: $13.

September 22, Saturday, 7 p.m.
OUR ONGOING CONVERSION: LET'S BE THE SAINTS NEXT DOOR
Holy Child Parish
212 Station St, Bridgeville, PA 15017
This is not a ticketed event.
Donations accepted at the door.

I'll be selling and signing books after each event.
To register and pay for one or both events, visit THIS LINK
Contact: Rebecca Pettigrew, 7pettigrews@gmail.com.

November 2-4, Friday through Sunday, 2018
I'll give several talks at a conference on St. Thérèse of Lisieux for
Theresians International
JW Marriott New Orleans (French Quarter)
614 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Contact: Robin Hebert, robinabear@yahoo.com


May 11, Saturday, 10-2, 2019
I'll give a 45-min talk on the holy family at the
Ladies' Luncheon with the Carmelite Nuns
Sacred Heart Retreat House
920 E. Alhambra Road
Alhambra, CA 91801

May 19-23, 2019
I'll be in Columbus, Ohio, taping EWTN'S "The Journey Home" with Marcus Grodi (!)
on Monday, May 20, and otherwise in downtown Columbus. What should I do besides the Scioto Mile?

June 12-20, 2019
Washington DC! I'll be staying at the Dominican Priory, wandering about to Mass, and visiting museums. Come have coffee with me! 

August 3, Saturday, 2019
I'll give a talk, time TBA, around 1 p.m., at the
Heart of Mary Conference
St. Peter and Paul Parish
9135 Banyan St. 
Alta Loma, CA 91737


RECENT MEDIA:

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" : essay, National Catholic Reporter.

June 3, 2016: LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough, an excerpt: Angelus News.

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.

November 2, 2016: "Loaded" Pays Off with Monetery Clarity": Review by Mike Leach in National Catholic Reporter.

January 3, 2017: Spirit Catholic Radio, Omaha, NE 6:40 a.m. PST, 10 minute interview re LOADED.

January 25, 2017: In His Sign Catholic Radio, 2 to 3 p.m. PST, a 30-40 min. discussion re Mother Antonia Brenner, a Beverly Hills socialite who gave it all up to go live in a fetid Mexican prison and minister to the inmates. LINK TO PODCAST.

February 5, 2017, Sunday: AMPLIFY, KDKA Pittsburgh, a CBS affiliate, with Fr. Ron Lengwin, 6-8 p.m. PST. That's right. Two hours. A looooong chat with the Good Father about my book LOADED: Money and the Spirituality of Enough, my life and my work.

February 28, 2017: The Phil Sandoval Show with Immaculate Heart Radio, 10-11 am PST,. I'll be discussing my newest book, forthcoming in April from Loyola Press, Holy Desperation: Pray As If Your Life Depends On It. 

March 17, 2017: Podcast with Anna David's "Afterparty.

April 13, 2017: The Jennifer Fulwiler show, Sirius XM Radio. (The show is on itunes; my segment would be on the week ending April 14). 

May 4, 2017: 5:45 a.m. PST, 7:45 Central: Jon Leonetti in the Morning with Iowa Catholic Radio. Listen live. 

May 4, 2017: "Restoring the Soul" podcast with Michael John Cusick. 
Part 1.
Part 2.

May 9, 2017: Kyle Heimann Show podcast

May 15, 2017: Pieces of Faith podcast with Andee Zomerman

May 18, 2017, Thursday, 4:20. EST: Al Kresta, Kresta in the Afternoon
EWTN RADIO/AVE MARIA RADIO, airs on 300+ stations & Sirius XM

Spring, 2017 issue of NOTRE DAME MAGAZINE: my essay "La Bonne Vie."

June 6, 2017, Tuesday, 6:30 a.m. PST. I'll be discussing my new book, Holy Desperation, with Jon Harper on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air."

June 14, interview in Our Sunday Visitor re Holy Desperation

June 23, 2017: "A Portable Kingdom," the keynote talk I gave at the Notre Dame Catholic literary conference "Trying to Say God." 

June 30, 2017, 8:30 a.m. PST, live interview, Catholic TV, This is the Day.

July 2, 2017: Things Not Seen podcast with David Dault.  

July , 2017: Review of Holy Desperation , Midwest Book Review

August 25, 2017: Lovely review of Holy Desperation by Catholic News Serice

Off the Shelf with Pete Socks: Breadbox Media.  

October 24, 2017: "The Isolation of the Vegas Shooter,"  essay in Mind + Spirit. 

March 24, 2018: Podcast with Deal Hudson, Part 1: My Life and Work! 

March 31, 2018 Podcast with Deal Hudson, Part 2: Church, Culture, and Happy Easter 

June, 2018: Busted Halo podcast with Fr. Dave Dwyer


TOM WAITS FAN GREG CAMACHO
DROPS ME OFF AT THE SAN ANTONIO AIRPORT
AFTER  I SPOKE
AT THE CATHOLIC WOMEN'S CONFERENCE 2013 OR SO.
IT IS ALWAYS ABOUT THE PEOPLE!
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