Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on June 9, 2020
4:00 – Kresta Comments
4:20 – Griswold v Connecticut: The “Legalization” of Birth Control?
On June 7, 1965, the Supreme Court came to a decision in the Griswold v Connecticut case. The court ruled that a Connecticut law that prohibited any person from using contraception violated the right to marital privacy. The case, however, is much more nuanced than many realize. We’ll look it over with Donald Critchlow.
5:00 – As we recover from the lockdowns, let’s remember the importance of lament
Why did the Pandemic happen? The question has been posed on scientific, political, and theological levels. For Christians, the question is almost beside the point. We shouldn’t ask if God allowed this to happen as some sort of punishment or sign – but we can take it to recover the biblical tradition of Lament. NT Wright joins us with more.