Katie Prejean

Katie Prejean McGrady is an international speaker and author. She has been traveling for the past 10 years, engaging audiences of all ages and sizes with theological truths and a unique blend of humor. Katie has appeared on EWTN, Catholic TV, Radio Maria, Sirius XM’s Catholic Channel, writes books & articles for Ave Maria Press, LifeTeen, and EpicPew, and has spoken in parishes & dioceses across the United States and Canada. She lives with her husband, daughter, and dog in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

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5 Quotes from Gaudete Et Exsultate That Will Make You Smile

Pope Francis, with his signature blend of happy smiles and seemingly endless joy, released his newest Apostolic Exhortation Gaudete et exsultate (Rejoice and Be Glad) last month. The whole document is worth reading, because it’s filled with wonderful insights, practical advice, and just enough challenging lines to make you re-evaluate where you are in your own …

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5 Ways to Prepare for the Synod on Youth, Faith, and Vocational Discernment

Every now and then (read, all the time) the Church does something extraordinary. Fulfilling the mission of to “Go and make disciples of all nations” set forth by Jesus Christ requires bold action, courage, innovation, and ultimately, complete trust of the Holy Spirit. Winning hearts for the Lord isn’t always easy, but is definitely always …

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5 Faith Based New Year Resolutions to Make (And Keep!)

From October 31st to January 1st, it’s a whirlwind of activity, planning, parties, gift-giving, and general holiday chaos. First comes Halloween. Then comes Thanksgiving, followed quickly by an over-commercialized Christmas. Then, as soon as December 26th hits, the majority of the world throws out their Christmas trees and skips right over the remaining 11 days of …

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Five Reasons You Should Be Friends with Religious Sisters

Known for their good habits, sweet dispositions, and effervescent beauty, religious sisters and nuns are a remarkable gift to our Church. Their love of Jesus and their passion for sharing the Gospel (in whatever way their particular order does) is always a beautiful reminder of how the Lord works through ordinary, simple people to do …

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Strength in Troubled Times: 5 Quotes from St. Faustina’s Diary

Times are troubling. That’s not a political statement or thought, just a fact. There seems to be nothing but division, vitriol, spite, anger, and frustration – from every side of every aisle on every topic these days. Whether it’s rallies, Twitter wars, a 24 hour news cycle with no clear message, Facebook comment box debates …

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