Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on September 20, 2019
4:00 – Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism
We talk with Ross Douthat about how Pope Francis envisions his papacy compared to the styles of John Paul II and Benedict XVI.
5:00 – How an Understanding of Islam Helps us Understand our own Faith
Many modern secular thinkers, in an effort to criticize religion and belief in God, claim that all religions are essentially the same. This is, of course, preposterous and it only takes a basic understanding of what the different religions profess to see they are not at all the same. But understanding the similarities and differences is essential, both in strengthening our own faith and achieving dialogue with others. David Pinault joins us again with a look at Islam and its connections to Christianity.