FoC 159: Vulnerable Bodies And Our Need For Each Other with Leah Libresco Sargeant

55:25
 
シェア
 

Manage episode 295065472 series 66525
著作 Christy Isinger and Haley Stewart, Christy Isinger, and Haley Stewart の情報はPlayer FM及びコミュニティによって発見されました。著作権は出版社によって所持されます。そして、番組のオーディオは、その出版社のサーバから直接にストリーミングされます。Player FMで購読ボタンをタップし、更新できて、または他のポッドキャストアプリにフィードのURLを貼り付けます。

Leah Libresco Sargeant is one of our favorite Catholic voices. She is wise, insightful, and unfailingly kind. Leah is wife to Alex, mum to the lovely young Beatrice, author of Arriving at Amen and Building the Benedict Option, and contributing editor of Plough Quarterly–one of the finest Christian publications available these days.

In this episode we talked about Leah’s recent piece in Plough titled Let the Body Testify: Whose Bodies Matter? We discuss the way vulnerable bodies like the unborn, women, people of color, and people with medical conditions are neglected (and required to carry the burden of translating pain) and how community, the offering of help, and the acceptance of help can be an answer to navigating the world. Are we ashamed to ask for help in crises or even the “normal” difficult season like pregnancy and post-partum? Are we dismissive of others’ struggles because we’ve accepted an extreme individualist worldview that forgets that we belong to each other?

Lots to unpack in this one so grab a glass of iced tea (it’s hot out there!) and enjoy the beautiful conversation!

Sponsor: Rooted for Good

Rooted for Good handmakes amazing premium all natural skin care products at affordable prices! Haley and Christy have both tried out the wonderful products and loved them.

From Coffee Exfoliators & Sugar Scrubs to foaming Face Wash, Beard Oil, luxurious Bath Salts, Premium Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils and everything in between, make Rooted for Good your source for all natural healthy living.

And more than offering premium all natural products and Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils, Rooted for Good is uplifting the poor around the world…. That is because every time you buy a Rooted for Good product, 10% of your purchase goes to help someone in need! How amazing is that?

Please use the Carrots10 promo code to enjoy 10% off of your purchases at RootedForGood.com.

And thank you to our mid-roll sponsor, Ignatius Press!

Discover your new favorite novel by following Ignatius Press on social media for a Month of Novels! During the month of June they will have giveaways, author interviews, and staff recommendations, and all novels will be 25% off at Ignatius.com. Authors include Eleanor Bourg Nicholson, Michael O’Brien, mystery writer Fiorella de Maria, Louis de Wohl, and many more! For the month of June, enjoy FREE SHIPPING on orders over $25 with the code CARROTS (some restrictions apply; shipping credit up to $50 on Media Mail or Ground shipping, US addresses only) at Ignatius Press.

Connect with Leah:

Patreon!

Do you love FoC and want to help us keep doing what we’re doing (and more!)? Well, we have just the thing for you!

Head on over to support the podcast as a patron and get access to special episodes available exclusively to patrons as well as to the FoC Slack community! You’ll also have access to our patron book clubs and receive a cute sticker in the mail from us. We’re reading Susanna Clarke’s Piranesi next and we’d love for you to participate so join today.

Come hang out with us!

Haven’t joined in on the fun with 4,800+ other FoC listeners in our facebook group? It’s your direct line to some fantastic folks who also care about faith, culture, books, and whatever our current masterpiece theatre craze might be! Join in with the link below.

You can listen to us on iTunes, and we’d love a quick rating or review. If you have an android device we’re also on Stitcher. And as always, you can find all links, show notes, upcoming guests, and listen to all episodes at Fountains of Carrots.com.

279 つのエピソード