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Is my reversion real or am I just rebelling against feminism?

June 24, 2013 by  
Filed under Conversion, Feminism, Fr. Bartunek

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Dear Father John, I am a recent “revert” to Catholicism – and I am so glad to be so! Recently, a friend of mine published a book about finding female power through sacred global feminine symbols. This involves, from her perspective, abandoning all patriarchal religious traditions. I never bought into radical feminism – in fact, in college I rebelled against what I saw as the genderless... Read More

Stay at home!? Isn’t there more than this…?

November 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Family Life, Fr. Bartunek, Motherhood

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Dear Father John, I am an at-home mom of 4 young children (none of them in school yet) and it’s terrible to admit, but I can’t help but feel sometimes that God means for me to do “more than this.” I am an attorney and practiced successfully for several years before getting married and becoming a mom. My kids mean the world to me, but isn’t it possible that God doesn’t... Read More

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