The Saint Makers

The Saint Makers

Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 817 , Segment 2

Episode: Modern Heroes & Saints

  • Jan 7, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 33:05 mins

Saints are "the superheroes of the Catholic Church," according to Drape, and here's the moving story of Emil Kapaun, a Korean War POW who saved many comrades and is now up for sainthood. Guest: Joe Drape, sportswriter for "The New York Times" and author of "The Saint Makers: Inside the Catholic Church and How a War Hero Inspired a Journey of Faith"