How the Eucharist Fosters Faith and Unity, featuring Gloria Purvis

Event details

  • Friday | October 15, 2021
  • 10:35 am
  • Portsmouth Abbey School, 285 Corys Lane, Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871

“How the Eucharist Fosters Faith and Unity”



Gloria Purvis

Friday, October 15th*

*Private lecture Portsmouth Abbey School faculty, staff, monks, and students only.


Gloria Purvis is a radio and media personality and host of the Gloria Purvis Podcast with America Media. She serves as a consultant for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Religious Liberty and is a Board member for The Northwest Center Maternity Home and Pregnancy Center in Washington, D.C. She has served as Chairperson of the Culture of Life Committee and Coordinator of the Young Adult Association at Saint Augustine Catholic Church in Washington, D.C. and on the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council for the Archdiocese of Washington. Gloria is a Board Member for the Northwest Pregnancy Center and Maternity Home in Washington, D.C. and an Advisory Board Member on the Maryland Catholic Conference’s Respect for Life Department. She has served on the National Black Catholic Congress’ Leadership Commission on Social Justice and as Chairperson for Black Catholics United for Life. Gloria graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science in Human Development and Family Studies.

She has appeared in various media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post, PBS Newshour, Catholic Answers Live, and EWTN News Nightly, and hosted Morning Glory, an international radio show. You can follow her on Twitter @gloria_purvis and on Instagram @iamgloriapurvis