In this episode, Andrew continues being scattered and random this week with a long rabbit trail on storms in his life, ruminates on the look on a face of a priest about to be executed in a picture from the Spanish Civil War, and briefly comments on a new article from Fr. Dwight Longnecker on Ratzinger and the future of the Church.
“The Counter Position” is a new show by Andrew Whaley, founder of the apostolate Calix. Andrew brings his unique take on things from over 20 years of studying philosophy, theology, art, business, and design while processing those ideas daily over the bar in his coffeehouses with people of all walks of life, most of them being the unchurched/dechurched. Feverishly interested in everything, Andrew covers a wide array of topics, spiritual and otherwise, with his hallmark brand of edgy self-deprecating humor, intellectual speculation, and deep wonder. Interviews range from major Catholic figures and intellectuals to interesting characters with good story or an insight to bring. So, if you’re interested in a new form of Catholic radio, buckle up and tune in.