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April 2, 2019

April 2, 2019

Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on April 2, 2019

 4:00 – Who Was Cardinal Danneels?

 Cardinal Godfried Danneels, Archbishop of Brussels, died last month. He was widely recognized as an influential member of the College of Cardinals and was considered among the more “progressive” Churchmen of his generation. He has also been accused of pressuring a victim of sexual abuse to remain silent. What’s his legacy? We talk with Phil Lawler

4:20 – A Defense of Boyhood

 Can simple activities like building forts and playing ball help draw kids closer to God and build toward a better society? Why has our culture abandoned its support of “boyhood?” We talk with Anthony Esolen.

 5:00 – Bishop’s Statement Validates Need for Diocesan Watch

 Dr. Richard Brenz has an update on investigations in the Diocese of Gaylord involving Fr. Matthew Cowan’s accusations against Fr. Dennis Stillwell/

 5:20 – The Jungle Grows Back

In recent years we’ve seen a resurgence in popularity toward American withdrawal from world problems. What happens when America “steps back?” What responsibilities does America have as a world leader? We talk with Robert Kagan.