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About Kathryn Rombs

Dr. Rombs was born in Dallas, Texas in 1972. She was raised in Manhattan, and graduated from Wake Forest University in 1994. She went to graduate school in Philosophy at Fordham University in New York City. She obtained Masters and Doctorate degrees, specializing in the philosophy of religion and the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Dr. Rombs has taught philosophy at Fordham University, St. Joseph Seminary College in St. Benedict, Louisiana, and currently at the University of Dallas. She teaches Ethics, Philosophy and the Human Person, Epistemology, and Metaphysics. Every summer, she teaches in the University of Dallas’ Summer Rome Program, leading students through Italy and Greece in a program that emphasizes faith and culture.

In addition to teaching at the University, Dr. Rombs has also home-schooled for most of the past twelve years. Dr. Rombs is the founder of Catholic Mothers’ Retreat, which offers retreats and a website providing resources for Catholic mothers. Dr. Rombs and her husband Ron are raising their six beautiful children, ages three to sixteen, in Irving, Texas.

BLOG: “Eucharistic Motherhood”

We Love Emma’s House

Every week we go to Emma’s House–a non-profit for teens with special needs.  We love the precious people!  One of the young ladies and I did puzzles.  Every time she got a piece placed right, I looked shocked.  She laughed and laughed.  She really made my day!

What a Night!

It was such a memorable night–celebrating Humanae Vitae and the light it casts on family life.  So many of our lives have been so radically transformed, our thinking completely re-oriented, and the portrait of our families forever changed, because of this encyclical.  On its 50th anniversary, it is only right that the families, and mothers…

Join us for a Catholic Mother’s Retreat!

Our Mission

“Catholic Mothers Retreat offers a day of restoration and encouragement for Catholic moms, giving them a chance to reflect on the importance of their vocation, relax, and remember just how powerful, meaningful, and Christ-filled their role as a mother is. Please join us for a retreat!”

Calendar

Speaking Engagements

March 6, 2018 – “Matter Alone? The Insufficiency of Reductive Materialism,” Richland College

March 3, 2018 – “The Vocation to Marriage and Family,” Comet Awakening Retreat, UTD Neumann Center

February 3, 2018 – “Choosing a Future Career–A Catholic Perspective”, Arborlea High School Leadership Training, Irving, TX

January 28, 2018 – UTD Newman Catholic Ministry

December 6, 2017 – Joyful Motherhood, White Rose Pregnancy Center, Dallas, TX

November 16, 2017 – “The Duty of Every Man is the Dignity of Every Woman,” University of Dallas, Irving, TX

November 15, 2017 – Joyful Motherhood, White Rose Pregnancy Center, Dallas, TX

October 23, 2017 – The Meaning of Life, Richland College, Richardson, TX

October 18, 2017 – Joyful Motherhood, White Rose Pregnancy Center, Dallas, TX

September 21, 2017 – The Complementarity of Males and Females, Anscombe Society, Irving, TX

June 3-July 14, 2017 – Summer Rome Program, University of Dallas

May 18, 2017 – “Bonding With Your Child,” Magdelene Program, St. Joseph’s Helpers, Dallas, TX

May 5, 20177 – “Catholic Family Life,” Cistercian Preparatory School, Irving, TX

May 4, 2017 – “Why Motherhood,” Elizabeth Anscombe Society, Irving, TX

May 3, 2017 – Joyful Motherhood, White Rose Pregnancy Center, Dallas, TX

April 19, 2017 – Evidence for Theism, St., Luke Catholic Church, Irving, TX

April 8, 2017 – “Finding God Through Motherhood,” St. Rita Catholic Community, Dallas, TX

April 5, 2017 – Joyful Motherhood, White Rose Pregnancy Center, Dallas, TX

April 1, 2017 – Catholic Mothers’ Retreat, Irving, TX

March 25, 2017 – “Women as Catholic Mothers,” University of Dallas Women’s Conference, Irving, TX

March 11, 2017 – “The Dignity of Femininity,” Faustina Academy, Irving, TX

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Recent Retreats

October 7, 2017 – Holy Family Of Nazareth Church, Irving TX

January 13, 2018 – Catholic Mothers’ Prayer Retreat, Irving TX

March 24, 2018 – St. Rita Catholic Community, Dallas, TX

Recorded Talks

Coming soon!

Contact Me

Please email me at kathrynrombs@gmail.com, or complete the following form and I will get back to you as soon as possible.