Calling Catholic Men to Reclaim Their Masculinity in an Age of Hostility

We live in an age of hostility towards men within our culture and within the Church. After years of discussions with my husband and my guy friends it’s become clear that men don’t think they’re being engaged by the Church. Too often the Church has embraced the erroneous teachings of radical feminism as opposed to the gift of a true Christian anthropology.

This has led to disengagement on the part of men who are tired of being shoved off to the side or who have been taught to sit down and be quiet. Now is the time for men to engage in the spiritual battle raging around us with St. Joseph as a guide and through the support of women who are not interested in power struggles or hostile forms of feminism. We need priests who call men to lead and who lead themselves. Husbands, fathers, brothers, friends, and priests are needed to lead the spiritual fight we find ourselves in during these dark days.

After many discussions with men around me and as I have tried to behind the scenes to encourage the men in my life–my husband, priests, and brothers in Christ–I decided to tackle this topic in some videos and in my writing. Here’s my latest video on the subject: