Gretchen Filz is a recent convert and completely in love with the Catholic faith. She is very active in her parish where she volunteers with the Faith Formation, Evangelization, and Respect Life ministries. She is also the Prayer Partners director for North Carolina Right to Life and on the leadership team with her local 40 Days for Life campaign in Charlotte, NC. She has special interests in theology, Thomistic philosophy, and politics. She holds an M.A. in Christian Apologetics and currently works as a copywriter for The Catholic Company.
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