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185: Remaining Catholic in College and Digging Deeper (w/ Patrick Callahan)

December 28, 2022 K. Albert Little, Patrick Callahan
The Cordial Catholic
185: Remaining Catholic in College and Digging Deeper (w/ Patrick Callahan)
Show Notes

In this episode, I'm joined by Patrick Callahan, Director of the Newman Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. We talk about the Catholic experience on college campuses and dig into some of this wisdom Patrick's gleaned over years of working with Catholics on campus.

We chat about how Catholics often come to college (inoculated against learning more about the Catholic faith), how to meet them and engage them, how relationships trump programs, and how introducing Catholics to a mindset of wonder, curiosity, and the great books can help to draw them into a deeper, more meaningful Catholic faith in those crucial college years.

It's an incredible conversation.

For more from Patrick and the Newman Institute check out their website.

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