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Seth Andrews, a former Christian broadcaster and believer for 30 years, ultimately escaped the bonds of superstitious thinking to embrace the more satisfying explanations that science provides. A professional video producer and host of one of the most popular atheist communities on the internet, Seth Andrews brings a polished format, a relaxed environment and a rage-free challenge to the religious beliefs that defined his youth.
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The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC) unites Evangelicals to bless Canada in the name of Jesus. The EFC is the national association of evangelical Christians in Canada. It gathers Evangelicals together for impact, influence and identity in ministry and public witness. The EFC also publishes Faith Today, Canada’s Christian magazine. The EFC podcast features some of the best, most provocative articles from Faith Today, interviews with Canadian Christian leaders and thought-shapers, as wel ...
This is Global Weirding. In this series, we're tackling climate issues head on. How do we know this Global Warming thing is even real? Why do scientists say that humans are causing climate change and not just natural cycles like it's been every other time, while many politicians say exactly the opposite. Is climate change behind all the crazy weather we see today? Does fixing climate mean we have to shut down the economy? Why are the Pope and the National Association of Evangelicals piling o ...
Podcast Description: Many have heard of his name – Dietrich Bonhoeffer. And many know he was a martyr under the Nazi regime during World War II. Yet, what many do not know, is that he was a theologian, a professor, a humanitarian, an ethicist, a prolific writer, and his most dearest role, an Evangelical pastor who loved the church and called it to take the higher, yet more difficult road, during the most turbulent time in history. We can glean from Bonhoeffer’s approach in examining and prop ...
Pope St. John Paul II famously declared, "The Hour of the Laity has struck!" These are unprecedented times. Every week new challenges and opportunities confront those trying to live an authentically Catholic life. The Hour examines the 'signs of the times' to draw out practical, personal, and spiritual insights to help you grow in holiness and build the Kingdom. Hosted by Pete Burak but driven by inspiring guests, listeners can expect weekly, fast moving, and Spirit-filled conversations.
It's a variety pack this week, with plenty of listener comments and questions. Enjoy!By The Thinking Atheist
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Yvette d'Entremont is an analytical chemist and science educator perhaps best known as SciBabe. Seth reads several of her "Moment of Science" articles and talks to Yvette about them. Enjoy! SciBabe: https://scibabe.com On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/scibabe Chiropractic article: https://theoutline.com/post/1617/chiropractors-are-bullshit…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'If Roe falls: Will Catholic pro-life Democrats rise again?”By Terry Mattingly
Dr. Ronald Siegel is Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School, author of "The Mindfulness Solution," and professor for "The Science of Mindfulness" at Wondrium. Free Wondrium trial to watch the series on mindfulness: http://www.wondrium.com/seth Dr. Siegel's website: https://drronsiegel.com VIDEO of this conversation: https://you…
One of my lovely patrons advised that she wanted an audio-only version of this recent interview for listening. Here you go! :) VIDEO version: https://youtu.be/QOSIbO_nTOUBy The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'It's hard to edit religion out of the history of homeschooling”By Terry Mattingly
From time to time, someone (religious or otherwise) will declare all of atheist activism null and void. Seth Andrews examines that claim. Plus your calls.By The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'Pascha 2022: Will there at least be a ceasefire in embattled Ukraine?”By Terry Mattingly
Tom Curry and Cecil Cicirello talk about their irreverent new book, "The Grand Unified Theory of Bullshit." VIDEO of this conversation: https://youtu.be/20_ajQYaZMQ BOOK LINK: https://amzn.to/3vdqcM9 COGDIS PODCAST: https://www.dissonancepod.comBy The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'Rare flash of church-state unity after recent SCOTUS ruling”By Terry Mattingly
Noah Lugeons hosts The Scathing Atheists and co-hosts God Awful Movies. This short bonus show features the audio from a recent video interview...conducted on Noah's birthday. Enjoy. VIDEO of this interview: https://youtu.be/Wv4NAtTiN5Q Scathing Atheist: https://scathingatheist.com God Awful Movies: https://www.facebook.com/GodAwfulMovies…
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Seth Andrews turns 54. He's older. He's crankier. And he has stuff on his mind.By The Thinking Atheist
Yes, the story is 24 years old, but with the new American Crime Story miniseries airing on FX, it is reviving discussions about conduct, legality, and American puritanism and hypocrisy. VIDEO: https://youtu.be/y-RHn_XfJcEBy The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'Do changes in the Associated Press Stylebook have any impact?”By Terry Mattingly
It's a potpourri of questions, opinions, and rants from our listeners. Enjoy!By The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “'Don't Say Gay' bill has lots of religion-news angles -- honest”By Terry Mattingly
Lots to talk about on this bonus podcast, including a nasty letter, and some wonderful listener calls. VIDEO of this podcast: https://youtu.be/iv4LiaRE1fUBy The Thinking Atheist
YouTube video of this interview: https://youtu.be/EzEmmSqUCHU Debate registration link: https://bit.ly/349rOgu Genesis course: https://bit.ly/3pyXovK Dr. Ehrman's website: https://www.bartehrman.com Dr. Ehrman's blog: https://ehrmanblog.orgBy The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “What parents can learn from LGBT debates at Calvin”By Terry Mattingly
Columnist, podcaster, and activist Hemant Mehta joins Seth for a difficult yet necessary dive into the hate platforms like The New Independent Fundamental Baptist Movement. The featured audio clips aren't pleasant to hear, but they reflect Old Testament-based bigotry and the tragic war on our fellow human beings. VIDEO of this conversation: https:/…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “When you think about St. Patrick, what comes to mind?”By Terry Mattingly
Doctor and educator Nina Shapiro has a new book about keeping kids healthy. She joins us for a conversation about food, fads, medicines, and helpful advice for parents and children.By The Thinking Atheist
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GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “What journalists can and cannot know about Vladimir Putin and Orthodoxy”By Terry Mattingly
Richard Saunders (of The Skeptic Zone podcast) and Rob Palmer (Skeptical Inquirer contributor) joined others in the ambitious Great Australian Psychic Prediction Project. They join the podcast to discuss their results. SI Article: https://skepticalinquirer.org/exclusive/pondering-the-published-predictions-of-prominent-psychics…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “How would a new Southern Baptist civil war affect evangelicalism?”By Terry Mattingly
Everyone deals with loss and grief, but not all models for recovery (especially religious ones) are helpful or healthy. Interfaith Chaplain Dr. Terri Daniel weighs in. CONFERENCE LINK: http://www.deathgriefandbelief.com TWITTER LINK: @DGBConferenceBy The Thinking Atheist
COPY AND PASTE (use better tags if you have them, and helpfully share in the comments): The #Facebook account facebook.com/seth.andrews.31 was incorrectly flagged and banned for hate speech. The post was actually exposing and condeming the hate speech of a Texas pastor. I’m asking @meta to review and reverse this inappropriate ban re: facebook.com/…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Here we go again? Colorado, gay rights and the First Amendment”By Terry Mattingly
When Christians celebrate "answered" prayers, they often sound ridiculous. Seth shares a chapter on the subject from his new book, "Christianity Made Me Talk Like an Idiot." GET THE BOOK: https://amzn.to/3suQng8 AUDIOBOOK (narrated by Seth): https://amzn.to/3662etk GET AN AUTOGRAPHED COPY: http://www.sethandrews.com…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Can mainline Prots survive by trading doctrine for 'Sheila' spirituality?”By Terry Mattingly
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Constitutional Attorney Andrew Seidel gives details on a new and comprehensive report proving that the January 6th Insurrection at the Capitol was - in fact - a Christian Nationalist war against its own country's principles. VIDEO OF THIS INTERVIEW: https://youtu.be/eRiFsjEqGpA THE FULL REPORT: https://bit.ly/3LmCVDB…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Liberal cardinal floats 'trial balloon' on LGBTQ doctrinal changes”By Terry Mattingly
Erika is a primatologist known on Reddit/YouTube as "Gutsick Gibbon." She's also an enthusiastic educator about human evolution. Sit back and enjoy this compelling and entertaining conversation. YOUTUBE LINK: https://youtu.be/yolq3d421-cBy The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Faith and football: Why do reporters struggle with this combo?”By Terry Mattingly
Listeners bring their comments and questions this week, many falling under the category of preferences, boundaries, and personal choices. The theme seems to be, "You do you."By The Thinking Atheist
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Why did Jerry Falwell, Jr., choose to talk to Vanity Fair?”By Terry Mattingly
Psychologists Dr. Hector Garcia and Dr. Valerie Tarico join us for a complex, nuanced, and thoughtful conversation about the dying of discourse in a hyper-divided world. When should we speak, and when should we shout? Are we picking the right battles? When should we declare war on awful agents? And are good people sometimes getting an unfair shake?…
GetReligion editor Terry Mattingly discusses “Marriage, sex and babies: Who sees a connection here?”By Terry Mattingly