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Kresta in the Afternoon – March 5, 2015

Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on March 5, 2015


4:00 – Kresta Comments: Ben Carson and the Causes of Homosexual Attraction

In a CNN interview yesterday, potential GOP candidate Dr. Ben Carson said he believes being gay is a choice because, “a lot of people who go into prison go into prison straight – and when they come out, they’re gay.” He later backtracked on this statement, telling reporters “I do not pretend to know how every individual came to their sexual orientation. I regret that my words to express that concept were hurtful and divisive.” Has Carson already destroyed his chances for the White House? What should Republicans be saying on the issues of gay marriage and the cause of homosexuality? Al has some thoughts.


4:20 – Kresta Comments 

Al discusses some interesting tidbits from the news, including a gay three-way wedding in Thailand and a viral video that declares “Love has no Gender.

4:40 – Prison Ministry for Incarcerated Abortionists

Eric Scheidler of the Pro-Life Action League joins us to talk about an area of pro-life ministry that is often overlooked: ministering to abortionists who have been incarcerated.


5:00 – Finding Jesus: The Mysteries of the Shroud of Turin

We’re continuing our discussion from Monday with John Jackson. On Sunday CNN aired a program about the history and mystery of the Shroud of Turin. What answers can be found from carbon dating tests? What other evidence is there for the Shroud? John is the leader of a prominent Shroud research team and has the answers.


5:40 – Why Star Trek and Mr. Spock Matter

Star Trek fans lost one of their heroes last week. Leonard Nimoy, known to millions as Mr. Spock, passed away from heart complications. Star Trek and Mr. Spock left a major mark on American culture and entertainment. What lessons can we learn from them? Steven Greydanus joins us.

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