The Catholic Studies Speaker Series at Aquinas College gave me the opportunity to speak on September 15 about "My Tangled Road to Rome. In this clip, I tell about healing of memories, and especially how I found meaning in my unavoidable pain. It's a theme t...
This week's Our Sunday Visitor features a beautiful review of the new Catholic edition of The Thrill of the Chaste by Elizabeth Scalia ( The Anchoress ). I am especially grateful for Scalia's accentuating that the new Thrill is a whole new book, written...
Here is a clip from my talk on "The Thrill of the Chaste" last month at Hope College. The talk was sponsored by the Saint Benedict Forum, which has a very nice writeup by a student on their website, where you can also see the complete video of both it and t...
Here is a second clip from the talk I gave last week as part of the Catholic Studies Speaker Series at Aquinas College. This one is on how I discovered that the "freedom" promoted by mainstream culture pales before the true freedom of living as a beloved da...
It's not every day that I have the opportunity to preach to 1,200 students! So it was a very special experience last Wednesday when, thanks to the wonderful people at Hope College Campus Ministry and the Saint Benedict Forum , I had the pleasure of speaking...
Why the arms of Venus are no match for the heart of Jesus I write on cha...
With Brian Wilson, August 1988 The latest issue of the London Catholic Herald features my article "Nowadays, Chastity Is the Ultimate Rebell
Understanding the Catholic Church’s ‘Yes’, by Interview, National Review
Dawn Eden discusses love of the chaste.
"The heart of chastity is loving others as God loves you" My new intervi...
The Christian news website The Stream today features an in-depth interview with me about The Thrill of the Chaste (Catholic Edition). From "
Listen now: I answer listeners' questions on "Catholic Answers Live"
I am delighted to report that you can now listen to my hour-long appearance on "Catholic Answers Live" (click the "Listen" or "Download" but
Download my new talk: “Ways of Bringing the Divine Mercy to Survivors of...
So sorry to have been so long without a Dawn Patrol update (though I do post regularly on Twitter)! I have been busy with doctoral studies,
Bringing My Peace to Charlottesville on Divine Mercy Sunday
I appear on the Slovak TV show "Doma je doma." Click the image to watch the program, taped during my Slovakia tour. I am delighted to be spe
Listen now: I speak on "What the Saints Can Teach Us About Purification ...
Thanks to the wonderful people at Jesus the Divine Word Parish in my home Archdiocese of Washington, where I had the blessing of speaking la
Listen: An excerpt from my talk "Receive Healing Through the Wounds of C...
On September 21 and 22, it was my great pleasure to share the message of My Peace I Give You with nearly two thousand women at the Catholic
Reflecting on the still, small voice that sustains us
There is a scene in C.S. Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia novel The Magician's Nephew in which Aslan, the lion who represents Christ, sings Narn
St. Dominic Savio, the boy who insisted on growing up
He was the life of the games at recreation. He did not monopolize the conversation or keep butting in, but if silence came he was always rea
St. Dominic Savio: patron saint of falsely accused people, boys, and…fla...
At the time of Boettcher's death, at least one person was doggedly searching for him: Dawn Eden, an 18-year-old student at New York Universi
Smiles abound at a celebration of healing and hope for formerly prostitu...
After speaking at the Project Dawn Court graduation July 9, I posed with court staff and associates (I'm fourth from left), including alumna
Please pray for me as I prepare to speak to women who are rebuilding the...
I ask your prayers for myself and for the women I will be addressing tomorrow, when I speak at the graduation ceremony for Philadelphia's Pr