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.
2021-09-16 - The Biblical Roots of the Church
In hour 1 Al takes a look at Critical Race Theory and Dr. Ray Guarendi has advice for life from Jesus, and in hour 2 We look at the Biblical roots of the Church with Tom Nash.
2021-09-15 - God Reveals Himself through the Temple
In hour 1 Dr. Steven Smith explains the Biblical theology of the Temple and how God has made a covenant with His people, and in hour 2 What did Pope Francis say about pro-abortion politicians? Matthew Bunson joins us and Henry Olsen looks at the future of Conservative politics.
2021-09-14 - How 9/11 Helped me Discover my Vocation
In hour 1 Fr. Tom Colucci tells us how serving as a firefighter on 9/11 helped him find his priestly vocation and Petr Jasek shares his experience being locked in a jail cell with ISIS fighters, and in hour 2 Jason Shanks shows how Catholics are developing innovative ideas for building the Church and George Weigel discusses the writings of Fr Paul Mankowski.
2021-09-13 - A 9/11 Story of Hope, Humanity and Love
In hour 1 Jim DeFede tells the incredible story of how the people of Gander, Newfoundland opened their doors on 9/11 for stranded travelers who had “Come from away,” and in hour 2 We speak with former Vatican Ambassador Jim Nicholson about how John Paul II reacted to 9/11.
2021-09-10 - The Cross at Ground Zero
We commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks by looking back at programming from that week.
2021-09-09 - The World’s Debt to the Church
In hour 1 Steve Weidenkopf details times the Church has risen out of great turmoil, and in hour 2 We look at how President Biden has become progressively more pro-abortion and hear the story of an Italian policeman who may become a saint.
2021-09-08 - Champions of the Rosary
In hour 1 Bishop Fabre of Louisiana tells us about Hurricane Ida relief efforts and Matthew Bunson reports from Budapest at the International Eucharistic Congress, and in hour 2 We celebrate the Nativity of our Blessed Mother with Fr David Meconi and Fr Donald Calloway.
2021-09-07 - Father Mitch Pacwa and Christian Smith
In hour 1, Al and Father Mitch Pacwa look at Christ's plan for the Priests. In the second hour of the show, Christian Smith joins Al to discuss what atheism can't deliver.
2021-09-06 - Catholicism and the Business World
In hour 1 Al shares his thoughts on Rerum Novarum and the Communist Manifesto and Brett Beasley explains what super-automation does for the job market, and in hour 2 John Abbate shares his testimony as a Catholic businessman and Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle explains how we can reclaim Sundays.
2021-09-03 - John Paul II’s Teachings for an Unbelieving World
In hour 1 Dr. Bryan Thatcher shares how be brings the gift of the Divine Mercy to the living and the dead, and in hour 2 We discuss the writings of JPII with Eduardo Echeveria.
2021-09-02 - The Cosmological Arguments for God
In hour 1 Guest host Gary Michuta talks to Bryan Mercier about exposing false gods and John Martignoni tells us what “blue collar apologetics” is, and in hour 2 the cosmological arguments for God with Pat Lynn and Kenny Burchard shares his conversion story.
2021-09-01 - Heartbeat Bill in Texas
In hour 1 Graeme Wood looks at the conflict in Afghanistan and Michael New has the latest on the new heartbeat bill in Texas, and in hour 2 Al takes a look at what went wrong in Afghanistan and Fr. Andy Young shares his experiences as a military chaplain.
2021-08-31 - The Dangers of Confirmation Bias
In hour 1 Monica Miller on the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children and Teresa Tomeo on the dangers of confirmation bias, and in hour 2 we talk the latest from Afghanistan with Mindy Belz and Raymond Ibrahim.
2021-08-30 - How the Christian Revolution Remade the World
In hour 1 we talk with Tom Holland about how the birth of Christianity remade the world, and in hour 2 David Pinault explains “the Crucifix on Mecca’s front porch.”