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

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



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