Kresta in the Afternoon – September 13, 2016 – Hour 1

+  Kresta News Roundup: Did Pope Francis Endorse Communion for Divorced and Remarried?

  • Segment Guests:
    • Jimmy Akin
      Jimmy Akin is an internationally known author and speaker. As the senior apologist at Catholic Answers, he has more than twenty years of experiencing defending and explaining the Faith. Jimmy is a convert to the Faith and has an extensive background in the Bible, theology, the Church Fathers, philosophy, canon law, and liturgy. Jimmy is a weekly guest on the national radio program Catholic Answers Live, a regular contributor to Catholic Answers Magazine, and a popular blogger and podcaster. His personal web site is JimmyAkin.com.
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+  Why Worry about Bathroom Bills?

  • Description: Transgender activists and their allies, pushing for greater recognition, have attempted to pass so-called Bathroom Bills that allow individuals to use the facilities that correspond with their identity rather than their biological sex. Several states have pushed back against these bills. Why do they matter? We’ll talk about it with Chanel Prunier.
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+  Pilgrimage Preview: Thessalonica

  • Description: This fall is your opportunity to travel in the footsteps of St. Paul with Al and Steve Ray. You’ll visit Athens, Corinth, Philippi and many other sites. You’ll also tour Thessaloniki, one of the wealthiest cities in the Byzantine Empire. Steve tells us more about this historic city today.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Steve Ray
      Steve Ray leads pilgrimages to the Holy Land, Rome and other sites. He converted to Catholicism in 1994 and is the author of “Crossing the Tiber,” “Upon this Rock” and other books. He’s the ht and producer of the Footprints of God DVD series and has been to the Holy Land more than 130 times.
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