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August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on August 13, 2019

 4:00 – Don’t Be Tempted By False Gardens — We Preach Christ Crucified

There has already been much discussion about the working document for the upcoming Pan-Amazon Synod. Msgr Charles Pope shares some of his concerns for the document and what he thinks will come out of the Synod.

 4:20 – Conscience before Conformity: The White Rose Resistance to the Nazis

 The story of Anne Frank and her family is one of the most well-known stories from the Holocaust. On July 6, 1942 the family went into hiding and remained there until August 4, 1944 when they were discovered and arrested. One of the people who assisted the family during their time in hiding was Miep Gies, a Catholic Dutch woman. Other Catholic led the resistance in Germany, known as the White Rose. We discuss the White Rose and the life of Sophie Scholl with Paul Shrimpton.

 5:00 – Answering the Problem of Pain

 Why does God allow us to feel pain? It’s a demanding question, and one that Philip Yancey has explored thoroughly in his work with the late Dr. Paul Brand, whose work as a leprosy surgeon gave him a unique perspective on the matter. We talk with Philip about the issue of pain and the marvel of how our bodies bear God’s Image.