Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on October 30, 2017
4:00 – Kresta News Roundup: Paul Manafort Indicted – What does it Mean for Trump?
4:20 – The Light of Christ
To be an intellectual means to seek the depths of reality. As humans created with the capacity to “read from within,” it’s our nature to seek the truth about what makes things the way they are. The Catholic Church is especially well-equipped for answering these questions about the nature and reason of creation, faith and ourselves. Fr. Thomas White joins us with more
5:00 – The Unsung Heroes of the Greatest Story Ever Told
In the upcoming film The Star: a small donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the local mill. One day he breaks free and befriends a young newlywed couple named Mary and Joseph and begins the adventure of his dreams. As we approach the Advent season, we’ll discuss the film with Timothy Reckart.
5:20 – Social Science Apologetics: Parenting in the Age of Weintstein
In the last month more than 60 women have accused Harvey Weinstein of rape, sexual assault and harassment. Several other Hollywood leaders have also been accused, most notably James Toback, who has been accused by more than 200 women. How can we raise our boys to not act like this? How can we protect our girls from this culture? Dr. Greg Popcak joins us.
5:40 – Abortion Advocates Send Young Teen to Clinic Marred with Health and Safety Issues
Last week an undocumented 17-year-old had an abortion in Texas after a drawn-out court fight between the ACLU and the Trump administration. The clinic that performed the abortion was none other than Whole Woman’s Health, which successfully fought health and safety regulations in a 2016 Supreme Court Case. Abby Johnson has uncovered the extent of violations at this clinic, which include improper sterilization and rusty machinery. She joins us with more and also reports on what she saw at the Women’s Conference in Detroit.