Conversations with Consequences
Conversations with Consequences - 04/17/2021 - Persecution of Catholics in China
With the news of Jimmy Lai's arrest in Hong Kong and a possible 5-year prison sentence, Dr. Grazie Christie gets the latest on the persecution of Catholics in China with Steven Mosher of Population Research Institute. We also speak with Father Jeff Kirby about his new book, Real Religion.
Conversations with Consequences - 04/10/2021 - Joan Frawley/Anthony Cirillo
Joan Frawley Desmond of the National Catholic Register joins to discuss some alarming news out of California with more radical ideology infiltrating public schools and why Catholics should be concerned. We also chat with FOCUS missionary Anthony Cirillo about fellowship on campus in the era of COVID.
Conversations with Consequences - 04/03/2021 - March for Life
Dr. Grazie Christie talks with March For Life President Jeanne Mancini about all the work that goes on throughout the entire year promoting the protection of the unborn on a federal level and in all 50 states plus we get a behind-the-scenes look at EWTN News In Depth with host Montse Alvarado!
Conversations with Consequences - 03/27/2021 - America, Liberalism, and Catholicism
Dr. Grazie Christie speaks with Notre Dame law professor Stephanie Barclay about how religious freedom empowers women throughout the world. We also speak with Gladden Pappin about America, Liberalism, and Catholicism, previewing a conference taking place at the University of Dallas next month.
Conversations with Consequences - 03/20/2021 - Roma Downey
On a special 100th episode of Conversations with Consequences, Dr. Grazie Christie talks with Catholic filmmaker and actress Roma Downey about her new film, Resurrection premiering March 27 just in time for Holy Week and the Easter season. We also hear about the Holy Father's trip to Iraq with Franciscan University president Father David Pivonka.
Conversations with Consequences - 03/13/2021 - George Weigel
Dr. Grazie Christie and Maureen Ferguson speak with George Weigel about his new book, Not Forgotten: Elegies For, and Reminiscences Of, a Diverse Cast of Characters, Most of Them Admirable, with a look at some amazing lives of saints and Catholic thought leaders.
Conversations with Consequences - 03/06/2021 - Ryan Anderson/Elizabeth Santorum
Dr. Grazie Christie and Maureen Ferguson chat with the latest victim of Cancel Culture, Ryan Anderson who discusses Amazon's recent assault on free speech with the removal of his insightful and balanced transgender critique, When Harry Became Sally. We also chat with Elizabeth Santorum about the Laboure Society on a mission to rescue vocations--helping those with a calling to get out of financial student debt--so they can lead heroic and saintly lives.
Conversations with Consequences - 02/27/2021 - Fr. Benedict Kiely/Monsignor John Cihak
As Pope Francis makes his historic trip to Iraq next week, we preview the journey with Father Benedict Kiely, and why the message must remain focused on Christian persecution. We also chat with former Vatican official Monsignor John Cihak about the legacy of Cardinal Robert Sarah.
Conversations with Consequences - 02/20/2021 - Mary Eberstad
Mary Eberstadt of the Faith and Reason Institute joins to discuss her two open letters to President Joe Biden published in Newsweek and what Catholics can do to make our voices heard in the public square. We also chat with Father Roger Landry about practical ways to strengthen your spiritual life during Lent
Conversations with Consequences - 02/13/2021 - Roger Severino/Thomas Carroll
Dr. Grazie Christie speaks with Roger Severino, the former Chief of HHS’ Office of Civil Rights about a lawsuit he's filed against the Biden Administration and the future of religious freedom and conscience protections in 2021, and Thomas Carroll of Boston Catholic schools about the success of Catholic education during the Covid crisis.
Conversations with Consequences - 02/06/2021 - Father Mike Schmitz
Dr. Grazie Christie and Maureen Ferguson chat with Father Mike Schmitz about his new podcast topping the charts, the SEEK 2021 Conference hosted by FOCUS, and he also answers a lightning-round of questions from some of his biggest fans!
Conversations with Consequences - 01/30/2021 - Erika Bachiochi
Dr. Grazie Christie chats with pro-life feminist and Catholic legal scholar Erika Bachiochi about the recent moves the Biden Administration has made in pushing gender ideology and what this means for the future of our children and families.
Conversations with Consequences - 01/23/2021 - Beauty of the Feminine Genius
Dr. Grazie Christie is joined by her TCA colleagues Maureen Ferguson and Ashley McGuire as they discuss the beauty of the feminine genius and how best to live out the vocation of wife, mother, sister, and friend in the public square.
Conversations with Consequences - 01/16/2021 - Dr. Scott Hahn
Dr. Grazie Christie speaks with Dr. Scott Hahn about his new book, "It Is Right and Just: Why the Future of Civilization Depends on True Religion," and calls on all Catholics to be courageous in living out our faith loudly within the public square.
Conversations with Consequences - 01/09/2021 - Mallory Quigley
Dr. Grazie Christie & Maureen Ferguson talk with Mallory Quigley of the Susan B. Anthony List about the Georgia runoff Senate races and what's at stake when it comes to the issue of life.