[gplayer href=”http://www.chastity.com/audio/ca041129.mp3″ ] Jason and Crystalina Evert – Chastity is a Way of Life [/gplayer]Download audio here
Thirty-one-year-old Jason Evert earned a master’s degree in Theology, and undergraduate degrees in Counseling and Theology, with a minor in Philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville. He is the author of the books If You Really Loved Me, Answering Jehovah’s Witnesses, Love, Sex, and Babies, and Pure Love, which challenges young people to embrace the virtue of chastity. Jason speaks at seminars, participates in debates, and responds to thousands of questions about Catholicism from people around the world.
After giving chastity presentations solo for three years, Jason teamed up with Crystalina Padilla (26), who was trained as a chastity speaker by the Challenge Task Force on Chastity. They speak to over 100,000 teens each year in Catholic, Christian, and public high schools around the country. Both Jason and Crystalina are full-time apologists with Catholic Answers, the nation’s largest lay-run apostolate for apologetics and evangelization.
After a year of speaking as an engaged couple, Jason and Crystalina married in June of 2003, and continue to share their inspirational testimonies with hundreds of thousands of teens and parents. In their highly popular chastity seminar, “Romance without Regret,” the duo provides compelling and uplifting reasons for embracing the virtue of chastity.
Together, Jason and Crystalina are on the Board of Advisors for the National Abstinence Clearinghouse, and are frequent guests on radio programs throughout the country. Their television appearances include Donauhe, BBC, WGN, and EWTN. And Jason and Crystalina were given the 2003 Impact Award from the National Abstinence Clearinghouse in recognition of their success in working with teens.