Chad Judice


Chad Judice is a graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelors of Science in Secondary Education Social Studies. As a Catholic Educator for close to twenty years he was named the Lafayette Educational Foundation's Inspirational Teacher of the Year in 2010 and has been the keynote speaker at Man to Man Conferences, Respect Life Conferences, led retreats, Lenten and Advent Missions at over 40 parishes, spoken to Catholic High Schools, College students, and over 100 audiences of all backgrounds in 16 states over the last five years.


He has been published in The Word Among Us, The New York Post, and authored a chapter in Special Children, Blessed Fathers published by Emmaus Road Press in 2015. Chad has appeared as a guest on national radio and television programs such as Catholic TV’s Seize the Day, Catholic Answers Live, The Catholic Connection, Kresta in the Afternoon, The Gospel of Life, and The Good Fight.  At the request of the Archdiocese of Washington D.C. he was the keynote speaker for the 41st Annual March for Life, Life is a Gift Conference, From Fear to Faith Men's Conference, Gabriel's Corner Pregnancy Crisis Center Banquet, The Midwest Catholic Family Conference, and the USCCB Diocesan Pro - Life Leadership Conference in 2014. Chad has also appeared as a guest on The World Over Live hosted by Raymond Arroyo and At Home with Jim and Joy Pinto on EWTN, a global Catholic network.


He is the author of Waiting for Eli: A Father’s Journey from Fear to Faith and Eli’s Reach: On the Value of Human Life and the Power of Prayer. Eli’s Reach was recognized as the best book by a small publisher in the United States in 2013 by the Catholic Press Association.


Chad is a member of the Theology department at St. Thomas More Catholic High School in the Diocese of Lafayette, is a certified Catechist, and possess certificates in Theology, Apologetics, Philosophy, and Church History from the New St. Thomas Institute run by Dr. Taylor Marshall.  He is married to Ashley (G.) Judice and they are the parents of three children Ephraim, Eli, and Ezra while residing in Lafayette, La.

Chad on Catholic TV - Seize the Day - June 9, 2015 - A Father's Greatest Fear


Chad's Contributing Article Eli's Keeper: My Son Ephraim Embodies Fatherhood - June 21, 2015