Nobody looking at the numbers describing the state of the Church in America would be optimistic about our future. But the Church of Jesus Christ is built on the Resurrection of Christ. In other words, we are a people who don’t believe dead men necessarily stay dead. So we have every reason to be optimistic, and it is time to reach those Catholics who have been sacramentalized but not evangelized. It is time to evangelize the baptized. But what is evangelization, and how do we go about doing it?
Al Kresta is a broadcaster, journalist and author who is, first of all, a missionary. He is President and CEO of Ave Maria Radio and host of “Kresta in the Afternoon.” He draws upon his unique faith background to create what is, arguably, the most fascinating — and most spiritually constructive — talk radio program on the radio today.