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 - 06/11/2021 - Solemnity of the Sacred Heart
In hour 1 William Doino discusses the life of Piux XII biographer Sr. Margherita Marchione and Al celebrates the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart, and in hour 2 We take your calls on the best books for summer!
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/10/2021 - Biblical Walk Through the Mass
In hour 1 We look at the failed resignation of Cardinal Marx and other church stories with Matthew Bunson, and in hour 2 Aaron Ross explains what we know about the Indigenous graves discovered in Canada and Ed Sri takes a Biblical walk through the Mass.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/09/2021 - Finding Forgiveness after the OKC Bombings
In hour 1 Do smartphones make us dumb? How can we interact with a hostile culture? We talk with Tim Muehlhoff, and in hour 2 Did you know the father of a woman killed in the Oklahoma City bombings met with the father of Timothy McVeigh? Jeanne Bishop has the story.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/08/2021 - Unpacking Cardinal Marx’s Resignation
In hour 1 Christoph Wimmer breaks down Cardinal Marx’s resignation and Greg Caridi reflects on how to correct our bishops, and in hour 2 We talk about the Mass with Fr Joe Krupp and Cathy Canino shares her journey back to the Church.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/07/2021 - Miracles and the Sacred Heart
In hour 1 Guest Host Jerry Usher talks miracles with Adam Blai and the Sacred Heart with Kathleen Beckman, and in hour 2 Guest Host Jerry Usher and Jonathan Liedl talk about the Ignatian year and Fr Dwight Longenecker celebrates the Feast of Corpus Christi.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/04/2021 - Fraternal Correction
In hour 1 Deacon Kevin Stephenson tells how the Tulsa cathedral helped during the race riots and Al explains what it means to offer Fraternal Correction, and in hour 2 We take your calls on what it means to offer fraternal correction.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/03/2021 - Blessed Carlo Acutis
In hour 1 Corinna Turner celebrates Blessed Carlo Acutis’ love for the Eucharist and Ed Condon explains what is in the new Book VI of Canon Law, and in hour 2 Does Jesus belong in a graduation speech? Stephanie Taub joins us. Also, Scott Ellsworth tells the story of Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Race Rio.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 06/01/2021 - Proclaim Christ Crucified
In hour 1 We look at the rise in anti-Semitism with Joe Locona and Wes Smith discusses religious liberty issues at the World Medical Association, and in hour 2 Doug Keck helps celebrate the life of Carlo Acutis and Nicholas Wade explains what we know about the origins of COVID.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/27/2021 - Cardinal George Pell
In hour 1 Steve Ray looks at Mary as the Ark of the New Covenant and Matthew Bunson looks ahead to the “Synod on Synodality”, and in hour 2 Cardinal George Pell joins us for a wide-ranging discussion looking at his time in prison and his thoughts on the state of the Church.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/26/2021 - Wednesday, May 26
Al Kresta and his guests talk about today’s news, and the things that matter most!
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/25/2021 - The Story of St. Ignatius
In hour 1 Monica Miller responds to a claim by Tim Kaine on abortion and conscience, and Fr Mitch Pacwa tells the story of St Ignatius, and in hour 2 Larry Kudlow looks at how President Biden views the role of government and how it will affect his economic policy.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/24/2021 - Pentecost and the Birth of the Church
In hour 1 Guest Host Matthew Bunson and Teresa Tomeo look at the state of mainstream journalism in the US., and in hour 2 JD Flynn discusses raising children with special needs and Mike Aquilina looks at Pentecost and the birth of the Church.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/21/2021 - The Power of Pentecost
In hour 1 Dr. Greg Popcak explains why “love hurts” and we look to the power of Pentecost with Mark Giszczak, and in hour 2 we look at the connections between the Abrahamic faiths with Gabriel Said Reynolds.
Kresta In The Afternoon - 05/20/2021 - God's Punishment and Glory
In hour 1 Al looks at the legacy of Plessy v Ferguson and talks with Peter Herbeck about God’s punishment and glory, and in hour 2 Steve Ray tells the story we aren’t hearing about Israel and Matthew Bunson introduces Hong Kong’s new bishop. Also, Al looks to the Feast of Pentecost.