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Kresta in the Afternoon – November 4, 2021 – Hour 1

Why are so many people crying “racism” over the Virginia election? Al discusses and then talks with Dr. Andre Villenueve about the Catholic Church, Israel and The Land.

Kresta Comments: The Left Plays the Race Card

Two major talking points have emerged in the days since Glenn Youngkin’s victory – the impact Donald Trump will have on the future of the GOP, and whether Youngkin rallied “racists” to vote for him. Al examines both.

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Winsome Sears challenges Joy Reid to debate after MSNBC host says ‘Republicans are dangerous’

Virginia Shows Why a Credible Conservative Needs to Challenge Trump in 2024

Montage: “Glen Youngkin won because of racism”

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The Jews have a Covenant with God – but Who Owns The Land?  

On November 2, 1917, Britain issued the Balfour Declaration, announcing support for the establishment of a “national home for the Jewish People.” The issue of The Land is central to Jewish self-identity. The Catholic Church certainly acknowledges the covenant between God and the Jewish People, but how does this covenant relate to the land and today’s Jews? We talk with Andre Villanueve 

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God’s Promise of the Land to the People of Israel

The Origins and Development of Nostra Aetate

Israel in the New Testament

The People of Israel, the Holy Land and the Koran

Biblical Revelation and the Land of Israel

Dr. Andre Villenuevé is an Associate Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Languages at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit. He received his Ph.D. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2013, writing his dissertation on the topic of nuptial symbolism in the New Testament and in ancient Jewish writings. His main areas of interest include the study of Sacred Scripture, the Jewish roots of the Catholic faith, leading pilgrimages to the Holy Land, and fostering the reconciliation of Israel and the Church through the work of Catholics for Israel. Learn more at  

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