Erika J. Ahern

Erika J. Ahern

Erika J. Ahern is a senior classical educator, consultant, and writer. She blogs, vlogs, and consults at Verity Ed, where she equips parents with the tools, information, and confidence to claim their role as their children’s primary educators. You can pick up a copy of her latest eBook, Outside the Box, at her website. Erika lives in Connecticut with her husband, Todd, and their six children.

Latest Search

Edmund Leighton, “Maternity,” 1917

In the Body of the Church, Each Vocation Strengthens All Vocations

“Ecclesial communion is … characterized by a diversity and a complementarity of vocations and states in life … Because of this diversity and complementarity every member of the lay faithful is seen in relation to the whole body and offers a totally unique contribution on behalf of the whole body.” —Pope St. John Paul II

Books like Regina Doman’s ‘Angel in the Waters’ can give young readers a child-level glimpse into the wonder of human pregnancy.

How to Talk to Children About Abortion

With a home culture of openness to the hard questions of life, an imagination fortified by examples of heroic virtue, and a real friendship with Christ Crucified, young children can begin learning the meaning of evil words such as “abortion.”