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Jared Zimmerer

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Jared is a Catholic author, speaker, blogger, husband and father of 5 and the Director of Outreach and Mission at Word on Fire Catholic Ministries. He is the founder of Strength for the Kingdom, a ministry promoting men's growth in virtue, knowledge of the Catholic faith, and the understanding of authentic masculinity through physical endeavors. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, is a competitive all-natural bodybuilder and a passionate advocate of evangelizing the fitness and bodybuilding culture with the help of the Catholic Faith. He is currently working towards a Master’s Degree in Theology from Holy Apostles College and Seminary.

Jared Zimmerer Latest Blog Posts

Pier Giorgio Frassati as a Model of Freedom

by Jared Zimmerer . July 04, 2017 . 1 Comments

July 4th is for many a day of fireworks, cold beer and barbeque. As a national holiday, we remember the founding of our nation in a revolution against tyranny. Most often we impose a surface level meaning of authent...

Wrestling, Discipleship, and Being a Husband: An Interview with Corey Robinson

by Jared Zimmerer . June 26, 2017 . 0 Comments

Sports and family are two aspects of human life that can teach us so much about who we are and the need for virtue to authentically live our vocation and call to evangelize. Today, Jared Zimmerer chats with Corey Ro...

YouTube, Relationships, and Humor: An Interview with That Catholic Couple

by Jared Zimmerer . June 19, 2017 . 0 Comments

YouTube has offered us as evangelists a potent opportunity to produce content in a space where we can reach beyond the periphery. Today, Jared Zimmerer sits down when Daniel and Ana Glaze, or as they are better known, Th...

Apologetics and the Christian Imagination: An Interview with Holly Ordway

by Jared Zimmerer . June 12, 2017 . 2 Comments

Whether you were an apostle in the early church or an Inkling of the twentieth century, the practice of apologetics has always required a keen awareness of the needs and cultural dynamics of the time and place in which y...

Pharrell Williams, Maggie Rogers, and the Power of Authenticity

by Jared Zimmerer . June 07, 2017 . 1 Comments

Have you ever heard a lyric and couldn’t help but feel that deep choke in the back of your throat, and holding off tears, you recognize something that maybe you hadn’t before? You realize that the artist has ...