Kresta in the Afternoon – November 12, 2018 – Hour 2

+  Restoring Trust at the Fall Assembly

  • Description: The USCCB Fall Assembly kicked off today, and it could go down as one of the most important in the history of American Catholicism. But hopes for major change took a blow this morning when it was announced that the Holy See has blocked a vote on action items related to the abuse Crisis. We get more from JD Flynn.
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    • JD Flynn
      J. D. Flynn is editor-in-chief of the Catholic News Agency.
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+  Ephesians 4 and the five-fold gifts

  • Description: In the Book of Ephesians, St. Paul writes that ministers are given to us “to prepare God’s people for works of service so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.” We’ll look more at the passage with Dr. Peter Williamson
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    • Dr. Peter Williamson
      Dr Peter Williamson holds the Adam Cardinal Maida Chair of Sacred Scripture at Sacred Heart Major Seminary and has spent more than 35 years in evangelization and pastoral ministry. He’s the author of the Ephesians volume of the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture and General Editor of the series with Dr Mary Healy and the co-editor with Ralph Martin of John Paul II and the New Evangelization.
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    • Ephesians (Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture)

      In this third volume of the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture (C.C.S.S.), Peter Williamson interprets Ephesians for pastoral ministers and lay readers alike. This volume, like each in the series, relates Scripture to life, is faithfully Catholic, and is supplemented by features designed to help readers understand the Bible more deeply and use it more effectively in teaching, preaching, evangelization, and other forms of ministry. (learn more)

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