Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on August 12, 2019
4:00 – Salvation: What Every Catholic Should Know
At every Sunday Mass, Catholics confess that Jesus came down from heaven “for us men and for our salvation.” But what does “salvation” mean? Michael Barber joins us with a thorough, deeply Catholic, and deeply biblical look at the Cross, the Church, the Trinity and Salvation.
5:00 – My Journey from Tehran to Rome
On July 26, 2016, Fr. Jacques Hamel was murdered during the celebration of Mass by an ISIS jihadi. Sohrab Ahmari saw the news online and a few hours later tweeted “#Iamjacqueshamel. In fact, this is the right moment to announce I’m converting to Catholicism.” Some understood this as a Muslim converting to Catholicism, but the story is much more complicated. How did someone raised in Iran who had long since rejected any idea of God get to this point? Sohrab joins us.