Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on December 12, 2014
4:00 – Exodus: Gods and Kings movie review
Exodus: Gods and Kings, starring Christian Bale and directed by Ridley Scott, premiers this weekend. Al and Nick Thomm have already seen the film and discuss both its cinematic and religious value. Is the film faithful to the story told in the Old Testament? What artistic liberties were taken? How does the Old Testament account compare to archaeological evidence? Al and Nick discuss these questions.
4:20 – Direct to My Desk: Catholic Reactions to the CIA Torture Report
We’re continuing our discussion on the CIA torture report, and we want to hear from you. What is your reaction to the Senate’s findings? Do they diminish the US’s mission to spread peace and justice? How should we treat enemies who have devoted their lives to destroying our most important values? Call us with your thoughts and questions at 877-573-7825. We look forward to hearing from you!
5:50 – Exodus: Gods and Kings movie review