Ken and Bill start out being a bit random and ribald in their expressions of theology and humor. We know well (from John 3:16) that God sent exactly the Christ we needed, showing unlimited—and undeserved—mercy.
Bob Hope was able to bring humor and joy to places of war and suffering, as with his comedy shows in Vietnam. He donated funds for the Our Lady of Hope Chapel in the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Washington.
Bless the Lord! In Chapter 3 of the Book of Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego sing a joyful song glorifying the Lord after they have been thrown into a fiery furnace for their faith in the one true God.
This podcast, with Ken Hallenius (co-host of the syndicated Catholic radio program “Living Stones“) and Bill Schmitt (communications consultant and independent journalist), takes a serious and sprightly look at Pope Francis’s call to pursue authentic “encounters” with people. Tapping into faith and reason, informed minds and joyful hearts, these encounters could make a difference in the world. That’s the point!