Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on September 14, 2020
4:00 – Kresta Comments: Faithful Citizenship Series
4:20 – Belarus Annuls Archbishop’s Passport as Protests Continue
Belarusians have taken to the streets in the thousands every day since a disputed August 9 election, demanding authoritarian leader Alyaksandr Lukashenka step down after a vote they contend was rigged to hand him a landslide win over an opposition candidate who drew unprecedented support before the balloting. Catholic officials have spoken out in defense of the protesters and, in response, Archbishop Kondrusiewicz of Minsk was barred from returning to the country from Poland. Tony Wesolowsky has the details on what’s going on.
4:40 – Social Science Apologetics: Do Nice Guys Really Finish Last?
You’ve probably heard the cliché that nice guys finish last. In movies, the handsome jerk gets the car and the girl, leaving the “regular guys” out in the cold. If you want to get ahead in life, you should start by looking out for number 1. But new data shows that just the opposite may be true. Dr Greg Popcak joins us.
5:00 – Kresta Comments
5:20 – The Mystery of Love
As humans created in God’s image, our hearts are captivated by the Mystery of Love. Love is the source of much joy in this world, but it can also be the source of much pain. St John of the Cross explored the mystery of love in writings and teachings, which would later influence St. John Paull II. We’ll talk about it with David Hahn.