Kresta in the Afternoon – September 16, 2016 – Hour 2

+  Professing the Faith through the Ages (full hour)

  • Description: Why were the early Christians willing to die to protect a single iota of the creed? Why have so many seen the Christian creed as a threat to the established social order? We’ll talk about the revolutionary character of the creed with Dr. Scott Hahn.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Dr. Scott Hahn
      Dr. Scott Hahn is the bestselling author of over forty titles, including The Lamb s Supper and Reasons to Believe. Professor Hahn holds the Fr. Michael Scanlan Chair of Biblical Theology and the New Evangelization at Franciscan University of Steubenville, where he has taught since 1990. As Founder and President of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, he is Editor-in-Chief of Emmaus Road Publishing. His Emmaus Road titles include Understanding "Our Father," Spirit and Life, Scripture Matters, Answering the New Atheism (co-author), and Catholic for a Reason Vols. I—IV (co-editor). He also serves as the McEssy Distinguished Visiting Professor of Biblical Theology at Mundelein Seminary. Dr. Hahn has six children and thirteen grandchildren. He lives in Steubenville, Ohio.
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    • The Creed: Professing the Faith Through the Ages

      Why were the early Christians willing to die to protect a single iota of the creed? Why have the Judeans, Romans, and Persians—among others—seen the Christian creed as a threat to the established social order? In The Creed: Professing the Faith Through the Ages, bestselling author Dr. Scott Hahn recovers and conveys the creed s revolutionary character. Tracing the development of the first formulations of faith in the early Church through later ecumenical councils, The Creed tells the story of how the very profession of our belief in Christ fashions us for heavenly life as we live out our earthly days. (learn more)

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