Kresta in the Afternoon – November 1, 2018 – Hour 1

+  Forgotten Saints you should Know

  • Description: Even non-Catholics are familiar with a few saints – Francis of Assisi, Patrick, Teresa of Calcutta and so on. But what about Damien of Molokai? Or John – not Teresa – of Avila? They may not be well-known, but they lived extraordinary lives and worked in their own way to build the Church. Matthew Bunson joins us on this All Saints Day with Forgotten Saints you should know
  • Segment Guests:
    • Dr. Matthew Bunson
      Matthew Bunson is a Senior Contributor to EWTN News and the National Catholic Register and a Senior Fellow at St Paul Center for Biblical Theology. He’s the author or co-author of more than 50 books including the first English-language biography of Pope Francis and The Encyclopedia of Catholic History. Follow him on twitter at MattBunson. Register Radio airs Saturdays at 7 pm and Sundays at 11 am.
  • + Resources Mentioned Available in Our Store:

    • Encyclopedia of Saints, Second Edition

      From Aaron to Zoiticus And 10,000 in between - here are the "holy ones" of the Church! Now updated to include canonizations of Pope Benedict XVI! Whether you're a young student, or serious scholar, or someone who is just curious about the lives of the saints, this is the Encyclopedia for you! Now in its second edition, Our Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints puts massive amounts of information at your fingertips, including:

      • Patron saints
      • Various spellings of saints names
      • Details of the saint's life in the context of his or her times
      • Companion martyrs and family members
      • A calendar of feast days
      • A complete history of the canonization process
      • Doctors of the Church
      • Canonized popes
      • Emblems of the saints
      • Documents from Trent and Vatican II
      • And much more!
      Completely indexed and cross-referenced for easy searching, Encyclopedia of Saints is also a fun book to simply browse through and find new saints and blessed you want to get to know! (learn more)

+  Kresta Comments: The Meaning of Holiness (2 segments)

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