In this episode, Hilary Draftz joins Jessica and Fr. Kevin to discuss the impact of movies on the spiritual life. Hilary, Jess, and Fr. Kevin discuss:
- The principles Hilary and Fr. Kevin use to decide if they should see a new movie
- The question: Should Christians watch horror films?
- Hilary and Fr. Kevin’s top 4 recommendations for movies to watch with your disciples.
Hilary Draftz became a full-time FOCUS missionary in 2005 after earning a bachelor’s degree in Film Studies and English Literature from the University of Colorado in Boulder. Hilary is currently serving as director of the West Area, leading over 200 missionaries on more than 40 college campuses. Hilary and her husband Tim adopted five amazing kids in 2021.
Fr. Kevin Dyer, S.J., is a priest in the Society of Jesus and serves FOCUS as Senior National Chaplain. Fr. Dyer completed studies at St. Louis University and Boston College and was ordained in 2010. In 2019, he became a part-time FOCUS National Chaplain, and in 2022 he stepped into the role of Senior National Chaplain. Fr. Dyer resides in Denver, Colorado.