Kresta in the Afternoon – April 15, 2019 – Hour 1

  • Description: Our guest host today is Matthew Bunson.

+  Benedict Speaks on the Crisis

+  Lessons from Thomas More

  • Description: On April 13, 1574, Thomas More was summoned to London for questioning about the Oath of Succession. He accepted Parliament’s right to declare Anne Boleyn Queen of England, but refused to take the oath recognizing King Henry as supreme head of the Church in England. Four days later he was taken to the Tower of London, where he would remain until his execution the following year. We look back on the events with Stephanie Mann.
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    • Stephanie Mann
      Stephanie A. Mann is the author of Supremacy and Survival: How Catholics Endured the English Reformation, available from Scepter Publishers. She resides in Wichita, Kansas and blogs at
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+  A Medical Doctor Weighs in on the Crucifixion

  • Description: As we enter Holy Week we are prepared to reflect on the horror of Jesus' crucifixion, but have you ever stopped to consider what it was like from a medical perspective? We talk with Dr. Tom McGovern.
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    • Dr. Tom McGovern
      Dr. Thomas McGovern is a dermatologist in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He received his medical degree from Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He has spent many years discussing the medical aspects of crucifixion.

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