“Somos Familia” Wins Catholic Press Association Honorable Mention for Best Interview

“Somos Familia” received an honorable mention for Best Interview from the Catholic Press Association. Previously, the interview was awarded the 2016 Award of Excellence for Best Interview from the Associated Church Press.

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“Somos Familia” wins Associated Church Press Award of Excellence for Best Interview

Last spring, Dr. Flores sat down for an interview on Latino/a families and theology with the editorial staff at U.S. Catholic magazine. “Somos Familia” was recently honored with the 2016 Award of Excellence for Best Interview from the Associated Church Press. The judge commented:

“Moving, insightful, and packed with ideas that the reader will be thinking about long after they finish the article.”

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Catholic community doesn’t look the same for everyone

“Well, you two certainly didn’t choose the easiest of paths.”

Sitting in a prayer circle with members of my husband’s Baptist church on a warm late-summer evening in Virginia, our pastor named that which is often left unsaid: Our Protestant and Catholic “interfaith” marriage—preferably ecumenical since both my husband and I are Christian—is challenging terrain for wedded life.

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