This week we begin with an interview with Fr. Thomas Loya about John Paul II’s Theology of the Body, followed by a discussion about the Franciscan Tau, and a look at the Diaconate along with weird news and a special announcement.
More information about the Theology of the Body can be found at the following websites:
and the following books:
Theology Of The Body For Beginners and other books by Christopher West
Body and Gift:Reflections on Creation / Pope John Paul II’s Theology of the Body in Simple Language by Sam Torode
Sex and the Sacred City by Steve Kellmeyer
The Theology of the Body Human Love in the Divine Plan by John S. Grabowski
Men and Women Are from Eden: A Study Guide to John Paul II’s Theology of the Body by Mary Healy
Fr. Thomas Loya’s radio show/podcast is “Light of the East” – episodes 16-23 are on the Theology of the Body.
For more information about the diaconate see:
National Directory for the Formation, Ministry, and Life of Permanent Deacons
Sacrament of Service: A Vision of the Permanent Diaconate Today by Patrick McCaslin and Michael G. Lawler
Theology of the Diaconate: The State of the Question by Owen F. Cummings et. al.
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The Theology of the Body, The Way of the Tau