Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on August 4, 2020
4:00 –Kresta Comments
4:20 – What I Saw at the Portland Protests
The protests in Portland continued through the weekend and have been ongoing for nearly 70 days since the killing of George Floyd. Luther Abel has checked it out firsthand and joins us with what he has been seeing.
4:40 – Election Season is Ramping Up – What Should We Keep in Mind?
Has the pandemic’s cancellation of so many public events thrown off your internal clock? Can you believe the election is now less than 3 months away? Joe Biden leads President Trump in virtually every national poll – but didn’t the same thing happen with Hillary Clinton? We’ll take a look at the political landscape and Catholic considerations for the election with John Manos.
5:00 – Clerical Sexual Misconduct: An Interdisciplinary Analysis
Since 2018 Jane Adolphe has helped lead a team of experts in a wide variety of fields examining the root causes of the sexual misconduct crisis. She joins us as we continue our look at their findings.
5:20 – Digging into the Hidden Treasures of Jesus’ Teachings
One of the things that made Jesus such an effective teacher was His ability to reach His listeners where they were at with the message they needed to hear. But after we hear parables such as the Sower or Good Samaritan time and time again, we may find that we’ve only scratched the surface of their depth. We take a look at the hidden treasures of Jesus’ teachings with Fr. Sebastian Walshe.