Description: It’s easy to forget during such troubled times, but we are made for happiness. God has a plan and a purpose for our lives and He wants to help us discover it. How? The Holy Spirit. We talk with Deacon Larry Oney.
Description: Kids are heading back to class, and some schools are considering a new approach to learning. It’s called Classical Education, and it’s an attempt to reverse the secular fragmentation that is becoming a trademark of mainstream education. The Catholic Church has been a leader in education for centuries and the Classical Education approach is the latest example. We talk with Tim DiLaura.
So Much for History: History Channel's Ridiculous Last Pope
Description: History Channel recently released a documentary called The Last Pope, and it contains anything but History. Thomas McDonald puts it a little more bluntly, calling it "two solid hours of hot garbage, with endless padding relieved only by commercials." We'll play some clips of the documentary and talk with Thomas about just what makes it so bad.
Thomas L. McDonald has been a writer and editor for the past 25 years, covering technology, history, archaeology, games, and religion. He has degrees in English, Film, and Theology with a concentration in Church History. He’s been a certified catechist for twelve years, and taught Church History for eight. His other writing can be found at Weird Catholic.