BLOGOn Paying a Price for Your Beliefs - The Benedict Option

By Bob Trent Posted on: | September 08, 2016

 
“One of the hardest things that dissidents will face is that when the Thought Police show up at the door, church people like David Gushee will proudly say, “They’re in the basement, officer.”

 

–Rod Dreher in We Have Been Warned 
on TheAmericanConservative.com


Rod Dreher (@roddreher), senior editor of the American Conservative, joins the show to talk about the disappearing middle ground in the debate over marriage, sex and gender. Proponents of same sex marriage and open bathroom policies have adopted a with us or against us approach to discourse. Are Christians in America prepared to pay a price for their faith?

In celebration of the canonization of Saint Teresa, ADF International and the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations have partnered to host an exhibition dedicated to her words, witness, and works at the UN Headquarters in New York. Andy Thornhauser, Director of Communications for ADF International joins the show to talk about the exhibit and St. Teresa’s legacy of fighting for the sanctity of life. Learn more about the exhibit here


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Bob Trent

Media Relations Director

Prior to joining ADF as Media Relations Director, Bob was an anchor and reporter for ABC affiliate radio station KTAR in Phoenix, AZ.

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