Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on January 7, 2020
4:00 – 2019 in Film
2019 was a surprisingly good year for films, with one important caveat – it was a lousy year for family films, with virtually nothing new or original to offer. Steven Greydanus gives us a recap of his favorites and what he is looking forward to in the coming year.
4:40 – 2019 in Terrorism
2019 brought about the end of the ISIS Caliphate and the death of its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. But that doesn’t mean the terror group is gone – and they proved it by releasing another beheading video shortly after Christmas. We look at the year in terrorism with Raymond Ibrahim.
5:00 – 2019’s Biggest Church Stories
It was another big year for the Church as Catholic laity and clergy continue to face the fallout from the McCarrick scandals. Beyond that, there was the Amazon synod, scandals in the Vatican bank, canonizations and much more. We look back with Matthew Bunson.