Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on October 17, 2017
4:00 – “Car Trunk Abortionist” Pleads Guilty
Longtime Michigan abortionist Michael Roth, infamously known as the “car trunk abortionist” for his illegal at-home abortions, pleaded guilty yesterday to three felony counts of Larceny. He had stolen equipment and drugs from an abortion facility and used them for his own at-home abortions. Lynn Mills has followed this case in 2015, when police found aborted baby remains in the trunk of Roth’s car. She was at the hearing and joins us with the details.
4:20 – In Defense of Purity
When Dietrich von Hildebrand converted to Catholicism in 1914, he was surprised to find that, despite an abundance of books on the dangers of impurity, there were practically none on the positive values of purity. He set out to fix that in his book In Defense of Purity, which would go on to influence thinkers like John Paul II. 90 years later, its influence lives on. We’ll discuss the writings and the defense of Catholic sexual ethics with John Henry Crosby.
5:00 – Kresta News Roundup: The SPLC Smear
5:20 – Meet the Heroes of the Reformation
The Reformation was a tumultuous time, filled with heroes, heretics and a few people who were both. Some are well-known, and some have been largely forgotten. We’ll take a look with Phillip Campbell.