Kresta In The Afternoon

Well-known Catholic speaker and author Al Kresta speaks with people from all walks of life on various topics of the day, and about their walk with the Lord.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/16/2021 - The Nature and Meaning of God
In hour 1 we look at the nature and meaning of God with Elizabeth Klein, and in hour 2 Eric Sammons discusses the “Old” Evangelization.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/15/2021 - How Can We Defend the Eucharist?
Will the court expand? How can we defend the Eucharist? And how can we find the voice of God? Also, Guest host Matthew Bunson and JD Flynn discuss the resignation of Bishop Hoeppner and Kathleen Beckman looks to the Feast of St Bernadette
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/14/2021 - Everyday Spirituality
In hour 1 Al talks everyday spirituality with Fr. Albert Haase, and in hour 2 We discuss rebuilding parishes with Fr. James Mallon.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/13/2021 - 500 Years of the Church
In hour 1 Al discusses recent violence by and against police then discusses the first 500 years of the Church with Fr. David Meconi, and in hour 2 George Marsden discusses religion and culture in the US.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/12/2021 - Gift of Divine Mercy
In hour 1 Robert Hutchinson discusses the rise of Christianity and Doug Keck announces a new show about Mother Angelica, and in hour 2 we look at the extraordinary gift of Divine Mercy with Fr. Chris Alar.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/09/2021 - Race in America
In hour 1 What contribution can Christians make to racial relations in America? Has your priest or pastor ever discussed race from the pulpit?, and in hour 2 your phone calls.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/08/2021 - Is the German Church Headed for Schism?
In hour 1 Is the German Church headed for Schism? We talk with Matthew Bunson, and in hour 2 Leo DeLorenzo reflects on the Litany to St Joseph.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/07/2021 - Forgiveness and Genocide
In hour 1 Al hears Ubald Rugirangoga’s incredible story of forgiveness, and in hour 2 Al discusses St. Paul’s “Thorn in the Flesh” and confronts Old Testament controversies with Tremper Longman.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/06/2021 - Religious Liberty
In hour 1 Al reviews some religious liberty news and the life of the late Hans Kung, and in hour 2 Deacon Gene Fadness shares his journey from Mormonism to the Catholic Church.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 04/05/2021 - He is Risen!
In hour 1 He is Risen! Gary Habermas looks at the Historical evidence for the Resurrection, and in hour 2 We continue our discussion on the Resurrection with Michael Licona.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 03/31/2021 - The Book of James
In hour 1 Al has some more thoughts on the medical establishment and covid vaccines, then unpacks the Book of James with Shane Kapler, and in hour 2 Steve Ray takes us on a virtual tour of Holy Week.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 03/30/2021 - Total Conversion and Ecumenism
In hour 1 What does Total Conversion look like? Fr. Robert Spitzer joins us, and in hour 2 Al discusses the importance of Ecumenism and Connie Regener shares how she overcame struggles to enter full communion with the Church.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 03/29/2021 - The Classics and Christ's Trauma
In hour 1 Are the Classics worth saving? What’s the significance of the new Dead Sea Scrolls discoveries? Robert Kirkendall and Chip Hardy join us, and in hour 2 Dr. Tom McGovern illustrates the physical and spiritual trauma Christ suffered on his way to Calvary.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 03/26/2021 - Vaccines
Al Kresta is joined by Doctor Michael Deem from Duquesne University and takes calls and questions about the COVID 19 Vaccines.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 03/25/2021 - Theology of the Body
In hour 1 Does Church teaching on sexuality lead to aggression? Guest Host Greg Popcak discusses the Theology of the Body with Damon Owens, and in hour 2 How can we find God in the midst of tragedy? Guest host Greg Popcak discusses it with Dr. Kevin Miller.