The Cordial Catholic

175: The No-Crap Catholic Guide to Gender (w/ Dr. Abigail Favale)

October 12, 2022 K. Albert Little, Abigail Favale
The Cordial Catholic
175: The No-Crap Catholic Guide to Gender (w/ Dr. Abigail Favale)
Show Notes

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm joined by Dr. Abigail Favale, one of the foremost Catholic thinkers on the topics of gender and sexuality, to give us the straight goods on what the Catholic Church believes about gender.

We've tried our best to strip away ideology, prejudice, and commentary and dig into what we mean by gender, how it's understood by others, and what the Catholic Church presents for us to believe, and follow, as practising Catholic Christians. It's one heck of a conversation and I'm grateful to Abigail for coming (back!) on the show to have it.

For more from Dr. Favale check out her fantastic book The Genesis of Gender and her conversion story Into the Deep.

You can also find her writing for Notre Dame's Church Life Journal.

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