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The bodacious message of a woman’s dignity and gifts — my interview on Relevant Radio today. Links to listen!

The bodacious message of a woman’s dignity and gifts — my interview on Relevant Radio today. Links to listen!

Okay, being a former radio deejay myself, I really appreciate a smooth delivery and articulation of a clear message…. would that I might have been describing me! But today I held my own and relaxed because I was in the hands of a real pro — an Emmy Award-winner, a great writer, and media host, Sheila Liaugminas, over at Relevant Radio’s “A Closer Look”.  God bless Sheila’s intellect, her timing and pacing, and her deep grasp of the news of the day when it came to the talking about the 40th anniversary of Roe vs Wade. I was honored to be in the lineup between Lila Rose of Live Action and John Morales, producer/director of The 40 Film.

You can listen to the show online here and my interview begins around 31:30 into the show, or you can download the mp3 here, and look the Jan 22 show on the chart.

Of course, the whole reason I got to be on the show was because of my debut in the Washington Post on “Respecting Women is Respecting Life.”

Woman, YOU are a gift! Encouragement for women in the Washington Post: an article by yours truly…

Woman, YOU are a gift! Encouragement for women in the Washington Post: an article by yours truly…

Here’s  a snippet:

Woman, you are a gift!

 

From the first presentation of woman to man in the Garden of Eden, the gift of who you are is nothing less than “wow!” Your dignity comes from the gift of your being, and the gift of your being created feminine.

 

Man saw your profound and complementary gifts right away, and rejoiced. In God’s first act of blessing humanity, the Creator smiled upon and blessed the union of the first couple, encouraging them be fertile and multiply (Gen 1:28).

 

Their loving union was a blessed gift to each other, and their offspring, delivered through woman’s maternity, was designed to be a visible sign of that blessing; another gift.

 

Then sin entered the world. For their failures the woman and man suffered grievous losses, and because we are their progeny, our own pains followed.

 

Tragically, humanity has habitually lost sight of the true gifts we are to one another, and the treasure of maternity was rarely appreciated as the blessing it is, until Jesus; the Savior of all was born of a woman.

 

In and through Mary, the world heard once more: Woman, you are a gift!

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[Read the article in its entirety here.]

Listen to my interview about it, on “A Closer Look” on Relevant Radio, tonight at 5:30pm central/ 6:30pm eastern.