First Topic - #14: Four Times Peter: Portrayals of Peter in the Four Gospels and at Philippi
With yesterday’s feast of Sts. Peter and Paul, we take a unique look at St. Peter. Because he plays such a prominent role in the New Testament and the tradition of the church, the apostle Peter has been the focus of much scholarship over the centuries. One wonders whether there can be anything more to say about Peter. Indeed, there is. Fr. Richard Cassidy takes a look at Peter in the story of each gospel individually, rather than studying Peter via a side-by-side analysis of the gospels. We look at Four Times Peter.
Second Topic - #13: Boys Should Be Boys: 7 Secrets to Raising Healthy Sons
Boyhood used to be a time of freedom and fun--of catching bullfrogs, playing tackle football, and roaming the woods--but not anymore. Rambunctious, high-spirited boys--healthy boys--nowadays face an increasingly hostile world that doesn't value the unique gifts of boys, that discounts their masculine virtues, and that undermines what boys need to become mature, confident, and thoughtful men. Pediatrician Meg Meeker unlocks the secrets of what parents can do to restore some of the magic of boyhood and help their son become the man they want him to be.