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||CleanThe Stages of Spiritual Maturity Part 2: Lizard Brain, Human Spirit, featuring Richard Rohr||In Part 2 of our series featuring audio from Father Richard Rohr’s lecture “The Human Spirit,” Ann and Debo discuss moving beyond fear, projection versus authenticity, and self-examination as the work of responsible humans.||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Stages of Spiritual Maturity Part 1: Transcending Fear, featuring Richard Rohr||Ann and Debo discuss insights from Father Richard Rohr’s lecture on faith and self-awareness, aptly titled “The Human Spirit.” Join Ann and Debo for commentary on clips form Rohr on rejecting dualism, the narcissism of certainty, and faith as an a||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHastening Change in the Church, with Barbara Wendland||In this episode of Faith And Reason 360 we are honored to welcome author, scholar, and scribe of the popular monthly newsletter “Connections” Barbara Wendland. Join us as Barbara discusses the need for a radical update of creed, attitude, and struct||3/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Christian Nation For Whom?: Exploring Brueggemann||No small critic of imperialism and nationalism, Walter Brueggemann heavily influences this episode. He argues that the U.S. was not founded to be a Christian nation — but one where churches co-exist, not co-opt, the secular democracy.||1/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Merits of Unselfish Fulfillment||Noorain Khan, program officer at the Ford Foundation, discusses her experiences as a Muslim-American woman navigating a roiling political and social landscape, the importance of intersectional representation in all fields, and how altruism is a catalyst||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur "Father" and Our Fathers||Debo Dykes and Ann Phelps host a roundtable discussion with guests Rev. Dr. Jason Coker, field coordinator for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Mississippi and David Dykes, Executive Director of Faith And Reason, about the beginnings of our faith f||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGod Amidst Our Planetary Crisis||As fires rage in California and hurricanes menace the Gulf Coast and the Caribbean, hosts Ann Phelps and Debo Dykes talk with guest Frederica Helmiere about the environment and what lessons Christians can learn from their interaction with the natural wo||10/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRace, Faith & American Poverty||Debo and Ann talk to the Rev. Dr. Jason Coker, field coordinator for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Mississippi (CBF MS) in light of recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia.||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeeting Marcus Borg Again for the First Time||Ann and Debo revisit an archived Marcus Borg lecture to dissect Borg's ideas on how one can practice Christianity but reject literalism and beliefs that don't fit a modern understanding of justice.||7/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLove Thy Neighbor: The Church & LGBTQ||Hosts Debo Dykes and Ann Phelps speak with Rob Hill, a former Methodist pastor and the current director of the Human Rights Campaign Mississippi. Rob's unique perspective offers a new understanding of ministry's role in creating safe and affirming space||6/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic of the Movement||Hosts Debo Dykes and Ann Phelps speak with composer and worship leader Mark Miller about how spiritual music brings people together, empowers communities, and inspires all of us to lives of justice and mercy.||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReclaiming Resurrection||Hosts Ann Phelps and Debo Dykes have a deep discussion with renowned historical Jesus scholar John Dominic Crossan about the history of the concept of Resurrection. While Dr. Crossan raises provocative questions about our common understanding, there can||4/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen's Voices in Religion, Journalism, and the Workplace||In honor of International Women's Month, we welcome Ann Phelps, Interim Director of Religious Life at Millsaps College, Donna Ladd, Editor-in-Chief of the Jackson Free Press in Jackson, Mississippi, and Kate McNeel, Chief of Staff, Telecommunications In||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlack Women in Historical Justice Movements, ft. Dr. Keri Day||In our second podcast episode, Faith and Reason's Debo Dykes has a spirited conversation with Dr. Keri Day about Black women's modern and historical efforts for human rights and equality. Dr. Day is an Associate Professor of Theological and Social Ethi||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoe v. Wade 44th Anniversary ft. Sarah Weddington||Sarah Weddington, the attorney who argued Roe V. Wade, shares the inside story of her experiences arguing the case and what's changed for women's rights since the 1973 decision. She is joined by a panel of women sharing their own unique perspectives: Me||1/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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