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August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017

Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on August 17, 2017

4:00 – Kresta News Roundup: Charlottesville, the President and the Press

4:20 – How to Truly Understand Jesus

Over the last two millennia our understanding of Jesus has been shaped by different cultural influences, many of them of Western European origin. But Christ did not grow up in Europe; he was a Jewish man living in a Jewish land, observing Jewish customs while he spoke to Jewish people. By putting Him back into this context, we are able to more fully understand and appreciate Christ’s teachings. We’ll talk about it with Robby Gallaty.

5:00 – Kresta News Roundup: Charlottesville, the President and the Press Once Again 

5:20 – Gifts of the Spirit – Not Just for the Apostles

At the beginning of the Second Vatican Council, Pope John XXIII asked the Holy Spirit for a New Pentecost. From this sprung the rediscovery of the Charismatic gifts by ordinary Catholics all over the world. These gifts are not a new phenomenon for the Church; they can be traced back to the apostles sitting in the Upper Room. Damian Stayne joins us to show how these gifts were used by Christ and his apostles, and how we can use them in the Church today.