In the new episode of the YDS “Quadcast,” author and America magazine correspondent Michael O’Loughlin ’09 M.A.R. discusses his book Hidden Mercy, the challenges of being an LGBTQ member of the Catholic Church, and how Pope Francis sparked a spiritual revolution on Twitter.
Michael J. O’Loughlin is a journalist, author, commentator, and speaker who covers religion and politics with a particular focus on the Catholic Church. He is the author of Hidden Mercy: Aids, Catholics, and the Untold Stories of Compassion in the Face of Fear.
The YDS podcast series “The Quadcast” is hosted by Emily Judd ‘19 M.A.R., who is Senior Communications Specialist at the Higher Committee of Human Fraternity, an international humanitarian organization supported by Pope Francis, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, and the leadership of the United Arab Emirates. She previously worked as a journalist in the Middle East.