The Magi/Christmas movies

  • Hour 3 of 12-19-19
  • Fr. Dwight Longenecker gives historical perspective on the Magi, Nativity story, and the Star of Bethlehem. Who were the three kings and why were they led to find the Messiah? He explains that there were actually some heretical writings that were false Gospels, presenting false information about the Magi. We can’t accept that the Magi were just fairy tail characters, but we need to filter through to find the truth. Father says he believes the Magi may not have come from the East as we understand, as mentioned in Matthew. He explains this and more.
  • A look at Christmas gifts, holiday shopping tips, and your favorite movies this Christmas season! Drew mentions Elf, It’s a Wonderful Life, Scrooge, and Charlie Brown Christmas, among many others. What is your favorite? Can you guess which states like It’s a Wonderful Life the most? Caller share their picks, including The Waltons Homecoming Christmas and Going My Way.