Don’t Be Tempted By False Gardens — We Preach Christ Crucified
Description: There has already been much discussion about the working document for the upcoming Pan-Amazon Synod. Msgr Charles Pope shares some of his concerns for the document and what he thinks will come out of the Synod.
Msgr. Charles Pope
Msgr. Charles Pope is the pastor of Holy Comforter St Cyprian parish in Washington, DC. Along with publishing a daily blog at the Archdiocese of Washington website, he has written in pastoral journals, conducted numerous retreats for priests and lay faithful, and has also conducted weekly Bible studies in the U.S. Congress and the White House. He was named a Monsignor in 2005. Visit blog.adw.org.
Conscience before Conformity: The White Rose Resistance to the Nazis (2 segments)
Description: The story of Anne Frank and her family is one of the most well-known stories from the Holocaust. On July 6, 1942 the family went into hiding and remained there until August 4, 1944 when they were discovered and arrested. One of the people who assisted the family during their time in hiding was Miep Gies, a Catholic Dutch woman. Other Catholic led the resistance in Germany, known as the White Rose. We discuss the White Rose and the life of Sophie Scholl with Paul Shrimpton.
Dr. Paul Shrimpton
Dr Paul Shrimpton is the author of Conscience before Conformity: Hans and Sophie Scholl and the White Rose resistance in Nazi German. He teaches at Magdalen College School in Oxford, England and is a specialist in history of education. HIs other books are "A Catholic Eton? Newman's Oratory School" and "The 'making of men': the Idea and reality of Newman's university in Oxford and Dublin."