Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on November 22, 2019
4:00 – The Legacy of Fr Ted Hesburgh
February 26 marked four years since the passing of Fr Ted Hesburgh, a longtime president of Notre Dame known for his involvement in numerous social activist movements. Who was he and what did he stand for? We talk with Fr. Bill Miscamble.
5:00 – Has America’s Genius for Freedom become its greatest threat?
Over the last several years, pundits have tried to explain the causes of the deep political divides in America. There’s one root of these conflicts that never seems to come up, and it has to do with our understanding of Freedom. The American understanding of Freedom can be divided into two camps – the 1776 Camp, which celebrates the ideals of the American Revolution, and the 1789 Camp, which upholds the ideals of the French Revolution. Os Guinness explains.