|Kelly Luttinen in the WCAR 1090 AM studio.|
Note: airing times for the shows have been updated (see
July 9, 2009. Detroit, Michigan. When Regnum Christi member Kelly
Luttinen first listened to Christopher West’s presentation of Theology of
the Body in the CD set “Naked Without Shame,” she
felt angry and cheated.
“All I could think was, ‘Why had
no one ever told me the Church’s teaching on human
sexuality in this way before?!’ All the misery of my
youth could have been avoided – I had been a
victim of the culture and it almost destroyed me,” she
She first heard West’s talks while taking moral theology
classes at Sacred Heart Seminary with Dr Janet Smith as
the professor. Dr Smith had given the class the 10-CD
set of “Naked Without Shame” as a Christmas present. For
Kelly, it was a gift that kept on giving.
then on, she felt called to help spread a message
that revolutionizes the way people think about the meaning of
the body and of sexuality. She attended Christopher West’s Theology
of the Body Institute. Shortly afterwards, she began to get
involved with radio ministry at Michigan Catholic Radio (WCAR 1090
AM), where she has hosted several other radio shows on
Theology of the Body, including a previous interview series with
nationally renowned authors and experts on the topic.
|The show will host speakers who are well known for their ability to share the message in a fresh, relevant way.|
is hosting another interview show with some of the prime
“movers and shakers” who are connecting John Paul II’s Theology
of the Body to the audiences that most need to
hear it: teens and young adults who are in the
midst of a sex-saturated culture.
Jason Evert, Dawn Eden, Leslie
Kuhlman, Matt Pinto, and Brian Butler will all be guest
speakers for Luttinen´s show, which airs on Sundays from 6:30 –
7:00 pm and on Thursdays from 11:30 pm to midnight.
The UPDATED programming schedule for the show is currently as
• Week of July 5: Jason Evert, author
of Theology of the Body for Teens and speaker for
• Week of July 12: Dawn Eden, author
of The Thrill of the Chaste: Finding Fulfillment While Keeping
Your Clothes On.
• Weeks of July 19 and 26:
Leslie Kuhlman, Executive Director of Ruah Woods Theology of the
Body Retreat Center in Cincinnati.
• Tuesday, July 21 at
2pm: Matt Pinto, President of Ascension Press and author of
Freedom: 12 Testimonies of Lives Changed by Theology of the
• Tuesday, July 21 at 2:30pm: Brian Butler, coauthor
of Theology of the Body for Teens and director of
Dumb Ox Productions, a Catholic production studio.
If you have
additional questions or would like more information about the show,
please contact Kelly Luttinen at firstname.lastname@example.org.