Course Description

Discussing marriage and same sex unions in today’s culture is a difficult challenge. This session will provide the participant the tools needed to make a powerful, non-religious case against redefining marriage to include same-sex couples. It will discuss how to charitably and compassionately answer the objections of those who disagree with you, giving answers rooted in the truth of Catholic teaching.

Hours of Instruction: 1

Trent Horn

After his conversion to the Catholic Faith, Trent Horn earned a master's degree in theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in philosophy from Holy Apostles College. He serves as a staff apologist for Catholic Answers and specializes in teaching Catholics how to graciously and persuasively engage those who disagree with them. Trent models that approach each week on the radio program Catholic Answers Live where he dialogues with atheists, pro-choice advocates, and other non-Catholic callers. Trent is a lecturer who travels throughout the world speaking on subjects related to the Catholic faith and is the co-host of Hearts and Minds, a weekly radio program that discusses timely issues from an eternal perspective. Trent is also the author of three books including Answering Atheism, Persuasive Pro-life, and his latest book Hard Sayings: A Catholic Approach to Answering Bible Difficulties.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    How to Talk about Marriage and Same Sex Unions

    • Reflection Questions for Online Courses

    • Session Video