Talks About Surviving & Thriving the First 3 Years of Parenthood

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Recently, Lisa and I sat down with Lisa Hendey of about our book Then Comes Baby: The Catholic Guide to Surviving & Thriving the First 3 Years of Parenthood. In the interview, we share some of the struggles we've been through along the way and the ways that God has led us through those challenges.  Plus, we share how parents of infants and toddlers can really celebrate those early years and use that time to create the foundation for a truly joyful, love-filled, family life. … [Read more...]

“Sto Lat!” Now (even more) Popcak in Poland


Sadly, I've never actually been to Poland, but considering that the core mission of my ministry is helping people apply principles from St John Paul II's Theology of the Body to the challenges of daily life, I'm honored to be able to say that  almost every one of my books has been published in the homeland of St. John Paul II.  I have just learned that two more came out this month.  Parenting with Grace and Just Married  have both  just been translated and released.The polish edition of Just … [Read more...]

Life Changing Resources. Inspiration from Down Under


Sometimes the Holy Spirit sends a hug just when you need it most.  At the end of a VERY long week, Lisa and I just received this beautiful message from Down Under.  We thought we'd share it with you (after removing any identifying information) in the hopes that others might be inspired by this reader's experience and the resources offered through the Pastoral Solutions Institute.Dear Dr. Greg and Lisa,About eight months ago, I was randomly searching for a quality book online, I had no i … [Read more...]

Feeling Blah? The Cure For Apathy.


The Catholic Almanac's Emily Stimpson interviewed me for a piece in OSV  titled, Our Brother's Keeper. Fighting Apathy.  Here's a sample... Surveying the cultural landscape, a growing number of commentators have diagnosed Americans’ declining interest in political and community involvement as one of apathy. But that, said Dr. Gregory Popcak, executive director of, is just another way of saying “sloth.” “Sloth is apathy,” he explained. “It’s one of the seven deadly sins. I … [Read more...]

Holy Sex in the Huffington Post


 My book, Holy Sex! A Catholic Guide to Toe-Curling, Mind-Blowing, Infallible Loving got a mention in an article over at the Huffington Post.   "Sexier Religious Holidays:  11 Sugarplums of Wisdom."Apparently, I am the 10th sugarplum (just as I always suspected ;-). … [Read more...]

Big Announcement #1: You CAN Balance Baby, Marriage, Family, & Your Needs–Here’s How!


We mentioned a few big announcements this week. The first is the launch of my latest book with my wife and co-host of More2Life Radio, Lisa Popcak titled, Then Comes Baby:  The Catholic Guide to Surviving & Thriving in the First 3 Years of Parenthood.  The biggest parenting question we get is, "How can I balance it all?  How can I attend to  baby's needs without losing my mind or my marriage?"    Then Comes Baby:  The Catholic Guide to Surviving & Thriving in the First 3 Years of Pare … [Read more...]



Check back Monday for an announcement about a GREAT NEW PROJECT.Check back TUESDAY FOR AN EVEN BIGGER ANNOUNCEMENT!!!This week is a HUGE DEAL!!!  Hope you'll be part of the celebration. … [Read more...]

Healthy Marriage Habit #1: Rituals of Connection. Take the Quiz!


Each day, in celebration of the release of my latest book, When Divorce Is Not An Option: How to Heal Your Marriage and Nurture Lasting Love, I'll look at one of the 8 habits that separates "marriage masters" from "marriage disasters."  Yesterday, I listed all 8 habits.  Today, I'll describe the first habit, Rituals of Connection.  After a brief explanation, you'll have a chance to take a quiz that can help you evaluate how healthy this habit is in your marriage.Healthy-Marriage Habit #1: Ri … [Read more...]