Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on September 4, 2018
4:00 – The Co-Responsibility of the Laity
What does it mean for the Laity to have co-responsibility for Christ’s Church? The term was popularized by Pope Benedict, but we can trace it all the way back to Paul VI. How does our co-responsibility apply to the current crisis? We talk with Pat O’Meara
4:40 – The End of the Imperial Episcopate
The Christian society is long gone – the empire is dead. The Church is reeling from grave scandal, and Christians are crying out to heaven for reform and purification. What happens now? Fr Jay Scott Newman is calling for an end to the imperial episcopate. What does this mean? He joins us.
5:00 – Erie Bishop Models What a Real Apology to Victims Looks Like
The Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report was a horrific look at abuse suffered at the hands of clergy members over the last several decades. But in the report was a ray of hope – the bishop of Erie, who the Jury singled out as an example of hope. Bishop Persico joins us.
5:20 – Saintly Strategies for Winning Souls
Why are so many Catholics hesitant to evangelize? Why do we feel it’s unnatural to share Christ? Mark Hart joins us with simple tips for winning souls.