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July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019

Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on July 18, 2019

4:00 – Reclaiming Priestly Celibacy

The sexual misconduct crisis has some wondering if it’s time to reconsider priestly celibacy. We’ll talk with Fr. Carter Griffin about the importance of celibate priesthood and how a priest exercises Spiritual fatherhood.

4:40 – Register Recap: Two Stories that Tells Us A Lot About Cathedrals

If you’ve been to Europe you’ve seen breathtaking examples of centuries-old cathedrals, towering towards the heavens. What would a 21st-century cathedral look like? The newly-dedicated Christ Cathedral in California may provide an answer. Matthew Bunson was at the dedication and he joins us, and we also get the latest on the fire that blazed at Notre Dame in Paris.

5:00 – Register Recap: Cathedral Stories (continued from last hour) 

5:20 – Finding Solutions to Mass Incarceration

We sometimes hear that the US has incarceration rates comparable to countries like North Korea, and at a recent campaign stop presidential hopeful Joe Biden promised to release more than 50% of US prisoners. We talk race, poverty and incarceration with Anthony Bradley.