What to Say and How to Say It, Volume II

More Ways to Discuss Your Faith with Clarity and Confidence
Author: Brandon Vogt

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Publication date: February 5, 2021

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Winner of a third-place award for popular presentation of the faith from the Catholic Media Association.

Are you hesitant to discuss issues such as faith and science, homosexuality, or the Resurrection with your family, friends, and coworkers because you’re afraid you’ll say the wrong thing or forget what to say altogether?

Bestselling and award-winning author Brandon Vogt, senior content director of Bishop Robert Barron’s Word on Fire Catholic Ministries, is back with more straightforward, practical guidance for any Catholic who wants to engage confidently with today’s culture. In this second volume of What to Say and How to Say It, Vogt tackles seven more of today’s most pressing (and controversial) issues, giving you all the tools you need to be clear and convincing as you share your convictions with those around you.

You will find essential resources for speaking with clarity and confidence about the critical issues of faith you face in the world today. This book is an indispensable resource covering seven hot-button issues and pressing questions in the area of

  • faith and science;
  • the Resurrection;
  • heaven, hell, and purgatory;
  • relativism;
  • Islam;
  • homosexuality; and
  • Mary.

Each chapter offers an overview of the topic and a clear explanation of what the Church teaches. Then you’ll learn about the most common contemporary arguments against the Church’s teachings followed by step-by-step instructions for responding intelligently and confidently.

Product Details

Pages: 224

Trim size: 5.5 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9781646800490

Imprint: Ave Maria Press

  • “Fearless.”

    “Few people can explain Catholicism as well as Brandon Vogt. He fearlessly tackles even the most difficult issues, and does it with grace and kindness.”

    Jennifer Fulwiler
    Author of Something Other Than God

  • “Practical, rational, and compassionate .”

    “Brandon Vogt has given us practical, rational, and compassionate responses to the most challenging arguments against Catholic teachings. Everyone should be ready with these responses. Everyone should read this book.”

    Rachel Bulman
    Catholic speaker, writer, and retreat leader

  • “I highly recommend this book!”

    “With truth in charity, Brandon Vogt does a masterful job of handling many of today’s hot-button issues. I highly recommend this book!”

    Curtis Martin
    President and founder of FOCUS

  • “Strikes all the right notes.”

    “This book is the perfect tool for anyone seeking to understand the Church's teaching on key contemporary issues. With his usual clarity, Brandon Vogt offers a concise and formative series of reflections that strike all the right notes.”

    Fr. Blake Britton
    Word on Fire contributor

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