Kresta in the Afternoon – December 20, 2018 – Hour 2

  • Description: 2018 Countdown Day 4

+  2018 Countdown #25: Fact vs. Opinion: A False Dichotomy

  • Description: What's the difference between a fact and an opinion? Many of us took quizzes in elementary school asking us to identify the two - "football is better than basketball," "Mars is the fourth planet from the sun," and so on. But this creates the false impression that things are either true - or are neither true nor false, the first step toward relativistic thinking. Matthew D'Antuono breaks down the false dichotomy.
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    • Matt D'Antuono
      Matthew D’Antuono is a physics teacher in New Jersey. He holds bachelor’s degrees in physics and philosophy, a master’s degree in special education, and is working on a master's degree in philosophy at Holy Apostles in Cromwell, Connecticut. He is the author of A Fool’s Errand: A Brief, Informal Introduction to Philosophy for Young Catholics and is working on other books.
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+  2018 Countdown #24: Something was Missing - My Journey to the Priesthood

  • Description: When Fr. Burke Masters was in high school, he was a non-Catholic dreaming of a career in professional baseball. Years later, he's living that dream - as the chaplain for the Chicago Cubs! How did he end up in the priesthood and as a director of vocations? What is it like to serve as a chaplain in an industry that glorifies fame, fortune and the accomplishments of man? Fr. Burke joins us.
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    • Fr. Burke Masters
      Fr Burke Masters has served as vocations director of the Diocese of Joliet since 2006. For the last 5 years he has also served as the chaplain for the Chicago Cubs. Check out his thought for the day at frburke23.wordpress.com
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