Gus talks about the results of a new survey conducted by the Cultural Research Center (CRC) at Arizona Christian University that examined the perspectives of adults aged 18 and over in the United States and broke them down by generations. Religious views played a big part in the survey and 43% of Millennials say they don't know, don't believe or don't care that God exists. But, perhaps the most disturbing result was that 48% of Millennials didn't believe in the golden rule, which is "treat others as want them to treat you." Gus invites listeners to call in and share what the faith of their family looks like and what we can do to evangelize the over 50% of Millennials who don't believe in basic kindness.
Also, Fr. Robert McTeigue, S.J. calls in to talk with Gus about the Biden Administration's transgender mandate and how it's a betrayal of right reason and Catholic faith. Fr. McTeague and other attacks against faith and reason in his new book "Real Philosophy for Real People: Tools for Truthful Living."
And, today is the Feast of St. Philip Neri. He is often referred to as the Second Apostle of Rome, after the great St. Paul. He lived during the rise of Martin Luther's teachings and, after being ordained in his 30s, led the counter-reformation in Rome through teaching and charity. Gus asks listeners if there's a particular feast day that coincides with something important in their lives.