Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on May 23, 2019
4:00 – Register Recap: New DC Archbishop Pledges Openness
At his installation Mass on Tuesday, Washington, DC Archbishop Wilton Gregory expressed “deep gratitude and immeasurable joy.” He told the congregation “I want to be a welcoming shepherd tho laughs with you when he can, who cries with you when he must, and who honestly confesses his faults and failings when I commit them, not when they are revealed.” How he being received and what is his plan for helping the diocese move on from the McCarrick scandals? We’ll talk with Matthew Bunson.
4:20 – Change your Life with the Liturgy of the Hours
When we consider the potential of the Liturgy of the Hours for spiritual growth, that significance deepens beyond measure. The Liturgy of the Hours is a part of life, an experience of prayer that merits our explicit attention and reflection. Fr. Timothy Gallagher joins us with a layman’s guide to the Liturgy of the Hours.
5:00 – The Christian Foundations of Religious Liberty
The idea of religious liberty is founded on a simple, essential truth: that religious faith is an inward disposition of the mind and heart and therefore cannot be coerced by an external force. Contrary to popular belief, this idea can be traced back far beyond the enlightenment to the earliest centuries of the Church. We look at the Christian foundations of religious liberty with Robert Wilken.