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Kresta in the Afternoon – December 16, 2020

Kresta in the Afternoon – December 16, 2020

Talking about the Things That Matter Most 

4:00 – Kresta Comments 

4:20 – The Heroes of the Enlightenment

The Age of Enlightenment has been praised and reviled as a period of free thought that undermined the authority of Church and State, eventually paving the way for revolutions in France and other countries. But out of this chaos arose a new generation of thinkers: the critics of the Enlightenment and the principles and the practices to which it gave birth. We’ll talk about it with Christopher Blum.

5:00 – A Year of Catholic Wisdom

GK Chesterton once observed that the Catholic Church is the one continual institution that has been “thinking about thinking” for 2000 years, saving us from the ignominy of ignorance that makes us children of our own time. Inspired by this, Deal Hudson has developed a step-by-step guide for approaching each day of the year with Catholic wisdom. He joins us.