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The Liturgists Podcast

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Are You Perfect Yet?
Jun 18 • 58 min
In this bonus episode from The Liturgists Network show Loving This, Michael Gungor discusses and demos his new solo album Are You Perfect Yet? which is by his new artist Weiwu. The album follows the flow of Five Rhythms dance, which is a movement…
Shēma
May 28 • 75 min
A special preview of The Alien Podcast which is our private podcast for patrons. This week Michael (The Alien) and Jamie (The Sex Witch) talk about all manner of rabbit trails. Each week on The Alien Podcast Michael has open ended conversations with…
Should Dissonance Be Avoided?
May 21 • 65 min
William Matthews, Dr. Hillary McBride, and Michael Gungor discuss dissonance and how our minds work to make sense of things when we have two incongruent ideas occupy our minds at one time. How does our ability to survive affect how we approach those…
Is Disability Inherently Negative?
May 14 • 58 min
Heather McCain talks with Dr. Hillary McBride to pull apart the story that disability is inherently negative. Heather McCain is Executive Director of Creating Accessible Neighbourhoods, a non-profit they founded in 2005. Heather’s experiences with…
Does Fat = Bad?
May 7 • 68 min
Christy Harrison talks with Dr. Hillary McBride and Michael Gungor about our culture’s obsession with dieting and our views of our bodies. They dive into over one-hundred years of history to highlight how our modern day assumptions are often based on…
I’ll Be Happy If…
Apr 30 • 48 min
Peter Rollins and Michael Gungor talk about happiness and the many ways we seek it out. We may use the tools of religion, belief, work, ideals, pleasure, or others to help us be happy. By breaking down the stories we tell ourselves using nondual thinking…
Grief
Apr 23 • 86 min
We have all experienced or will experience grief at some point in our lives. Loss, whether unexpected or not, leaves us feeling alone. In this episode, Dr. Hillary McBride, William Matthews, and Michael Gungor talk about grief, how it affects us, and the…
Eating and Body Positivity with Evelyn Tribole
Apr 16 • 61 min
Evelyn Tribole talks with Dr. Hillary McBride and Michael Gungor about our relationship with eating and our view of our body. Evelyn is an award-winning registered dietitian with a nutrition counseling practice in Newport Beach, CA, specializing in eating…
Holy Week & Easter
Apr 9 • 51 min
In this episode we want to share a liturgy we created for Holy Week called “Garden.” This liturgy features Amena Brown, Rachel Held Evans, Rob Bell, Science Mike, and Gungor. If you are not a regular consumer of liturgies, it as a collection of related…
Journeying From Hopelessness to Healing with Ruthie Lindsey
Apr 2 • 66 min
Ruthie Lindsey talks with Dr. Hillary McBride and Michael Gungor about her experience with pain and trauma. They also discuss some things we can do during the COVID-19 crisis. Ruthie’s new book, There I Am: The Journey from Hopelessness to Healing, will…
Fighting
Mar 26 • 64 min
Most of us are cooped up inside our homes and are social distancing in response to COVID-19. If we live with people, this marathon of close proximity may engage our feelings and heighten both the good and bad elements in our relationships. In this…
COVID-19: The Science, How To Help, and Handling The Stress
Mar 19 • 74 min
Dr. Hillary McBride, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Michael Gungor talk about COVID-19 and its impact on our health, culture, and economy. Many news sources are discussing the pandemic using the titles “Coronavirus” or “COVID-19.” Here are some quick…
Is Deconstruction Bad?
Mar 12 • 37 min
Deconstruction is a common experience for people in The Liturgists Community. We all have stories of how we grew up, memories of what we were taught, and key ideas that still influence us. We may use many words to describe our deconstruction: freeing,…
Is Pleasure Sinful?
Mar 5 • 46 min
While pleasure is usually positive and suffering usually negative, Christian culture often celebrates suffering while denigrating pleasure. Phrases like “dying to the flesh” highlight how we learn to internalize martyrdom in order to please God.…
Do Those People Need Jesus?
Feb 27 • 64 min
There is a God shaped hole in your heart, or at least that’s what a white Jesus texted his friend in the tract you read as a kid. We were told we need Jesus because total depravity — our inherent defect — has separated us from God. As well, the idea of…
Are Those People the Problem?
Feb 20 • 49 min
Scapegoating is a common human response to difficult situations. We have a tendency to point to another group of people as the source of our world’s woes. But is the solution simply saying “they” are the problem? What happens when “they” scapegoat “us” in…
Does Single = Unlovable?
Feb 13 • 42 min
Many of us feel like something is wrong with us if we are single. Some times we don’t feel loved or feel unlovable. But what does it mean to be “single?” And what does it mean to be “loved?” Those don’t have to be related. The way we receive love or feel…
Does Being Good Mean My Beliefs Shouldn’t Change?
Feb 6 • 46 min
Feeling shame and guilt when our beliefs change can be overwhelming. Our relationships with family, friends, and partners can seem to pivot solely on a shared understanding of what we believe. When our beliefs change we may fear that if people find out,…
Is All History White History?
Jan 30 • 37 min
History is literally a story we tell ourselves about what happened in the past. The way we tell that story is usually influenced by the people who have cultural and political power. We heard from so many of you from around the world about how whiteness…
Am I Impure?
Jan 23 • 47 min
Purity culture represents the main narrative around sex education and relationships for many people. It taught us ideas about ourselves and about other people that we often feel like we can’t leave behind. In today’s episode, Hillary and Michael are…
Swapping Fundamentalisms
Dec 19, 2019 • 57 min
Sometimes we leave one set of problems only to find ourselves in a new situation with the same problems. In this episode, Michael and Hillary speak with Emily Capshaw about her experience of leaving Christianity only to find some of the same problems in…
You Are Safe
Nov 28, 2019 • 14 min
In this episode, we share one of our private meditations that our patrons get access to each week. Lisa Gungor leads the meditation and it is called “You Are Safe” We’d love to hear from you! If you have ideas for topics of discussion or guests you would…
Anti-Racism with Andre Henry
Nov 21, 2019 • 71 min
Racism is a widespread issue in all spheres of society. People participate in racism knowingly or unknowingly and with or without intention to do so. While racism may not involve physical abuse or violent behaviors, it can be manifested through people’s…
Tabs & Wafers: Live in Los Angeles
Nov 14, 2019 • 123 min
Michael Gungor and Science Mike talk about their experiences with church, God, science, scripture, theology, tradition, and more at the Los Angeles stop of the Tabs & Wafers Tour. The talk is an honest look at how some people experience Christianity and…
Finding Creative Flow
Nov 7, 2019 • 67 min
Lauren Evans and Lisa Gungor talk about creative flow and how people who create art, music, and other creative work can make what is right for them. Finding her authentic voice served as an important life quest, because Lauren’s early work required her to…
Arctic
Oct 24, 2019 • 77 min
In August of 2019, Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Jamie Lee Finch embarked on a trip to the Arctic circle to experience some of the last untouched wilderness on the planet and hear from the Gwich’in people. The Gwich’in are…
Change
Oct 10, 2019 • 70 min
Some changes are normal and happen every day, while others are higher stakes and affect every area of our lives. Whether they took place in our childhood or occurred later in life, changes often make us feel scared or anxious because of the unknowns they…
Porn
Oct 3, 2019 • 130 min
This week we’re talking about porn: what it is, how we feel about it, and what roles is plays in our culture. Joining us in the conversation are the following people: Hillary McBrideMichael GungorWilliam MatthewsMike McHargueKey WilliamsCaroline LeeJenny…
Pete Holmes Returns
Sep 19, 2019 • 111 min
Pete Holmes returns for a conversation with Michael Gungor and Science Mike to discuss his latest book, Comedy Sex God. This episode was sponsored by Betterhelp. Get 10% your first month of safe, private, affordable mental health counseling by visiting…
The 27 Subtypes of the Enneagram - The Head Center
Sep 12, 2019 • 65 min
It’s ENNEAGRAM MADNESS. We have not one, not two, but three episodes about the Enneagram featuring one of our favorite teachers: Annie Dimond. Annie Dimond is a teacher of the Enneagram Personality and a PhD Student of Practical Theology at The University…
The 27 Subtypes of the Enneagram - The Heart Center
Sep 12, 2019 • 69 min
It’s ENNEAGRAM MADNESS. We have not one, not two, but three episodes about the Enneagram featuring one of our favorite teachers: Annie Dimond. Annie Dimond is a teacher of the Enneagram Personality and a PhD Student of Practical Theology at The University…
The 27 Subtypes of the Enneagram - The Gut Center
Sep 12, 2019 • 96 min
It’s ENNEAGRAM MADNESS. We have not one, not two, but three episodes about the Enneagram featuring one of our favorite teachers: Annie Dimond. Annie Dimond is a teacher of the Enneagram Personality and a PhD Student of Practical Theology at The University…
Liturgists (The Alien & The Robot)
Sep 5, 2019 • 51 min
This is an episode of our other podcast, The Alien & The Robot. It’s a show for our Patrons, but this episode has some announcements about new stuff coming to Patreon PLUS we found a way to describe the “mission” of The Liturgists out loud for the first…
Scrupulosity
Aug 22, 2019 • 69 min
Hillary McBride speaks with Audrey Assad about how fundamental religious cultures can foster, and even sometimes reward mental illnesses. In this episode Audrey shares about her experience battling Scrupulosity, or Religious OCD.
Jamie Lee Finch is a Sex Witch.
Aug 8, 2019 • 77 min
Michael Gungor sits down with Jamie Lee Finch to talk about embodiment, sexuality, and religious trauma. Jamie is a sexuality and embodiment coach, author, and poet. Michael Gungor and Science Mike are on tour. Click here to see if they’re coming to a…
Dealing with Loneliness - Live from Wild Goose
Jul 25, 2019 • 53 min
Science Mike, Michael Gungor, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride discuss the modern epidemic of loneliness, and how to respond to it in an episode recorded in front of a live audience at the Wild Goose Festival 2019. We’ve got HUGE NEWS about our Tabs…
Prayer
Jul 11, 2019 • 67 min
This episode is about prayer. What is prayer? What value, if any, does prayer have for people who don’t believe in a theistic God anymore? Science Mike and Michael Gungor are on tour and headed to a city near you.
Pro-life, Pro-choice (Re-Release) with Rachel Held Evans
Jun 20, 2019 • 51 min
Alabama recently approved a measure that would outlaw almost all abortions in the state, setting up a challenge to Roe v. Wade, the case that recognized a woman’s constitutional right to end a pregnancy. Few issues are more divisive than abortion. Few…
Episode 100
May 21, 2019 • 71 min
In celebration of our 100th episode, we take a look at where the podcast has been while looking forward to what’s next. Thank you to all of you who’ve listened and contributed over the years. Michael Gungor and Science Mike are going on tour in an event…
The God Question
May 2, 2019 • 44 min
In this episode, Michael Gungor asks leading theologians, scholars, teachers two questions: “Does God exist,” and “Who or what is God?”Guests on this episode include, Richard Rohr, Diana Butler Bass, Amy-Jill Levine, Sharon Salzberg, Reza Aslan, Science…
THIS
Apr 16, 2019 • 71 min
Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride talk with Michael Gungor about his newest book, THIS. As Michael shares, letting go of the stories that defined his identity and value in the world led him and his family on a wild and painful journey…
What I’m Learning
Apr 4, 2019 • 69 min
Hillary McBride and Science Mike talk about learning to cope with change, growth, and intimacy.Want to see Michael Gungor and Science Mike this May? Tickets for their summer tour are on sale now.
Richard Rohr and The Universal Christ (Part 1)
Mar 24, 2019 • 48 min
Hillary McBride, William Matthews, Science Mike, and Michael Gungor talk with Richard Rohr about The Universal Christ—Fr. Rohr’s latest book. You can learn more about the book here. You can get the audiobook for The Universal Christ for free using our…
Richard Rohr and The Universal Christ (Part 2)
Mar 24, 2019 • 89 min
Hillary McBride, William Matthews, Science Mike, and Michael Gungor talk with Richard Rohr about The Universal Christ—Fr. Rohr’s latest book. You can learn more about the book here. You can get the audiobook for The Universal Christ for free using our…
Fear | Live in Nashville
Mar 7, 2019 • 73 min
We’re discussing fear in an episode that was recorded live at The Liturgists Gathering in Nashville, TN. Special thanks to Jamie Lee Finch for joining us. We’re going on tour! Join Science Mike and Michael Gungor for Tabs & Wafers. Tickets are on sale…
Buddhist (Part 2)
Feb 22, 2019 • 96 min
This week we’re talking with Sharon Salzberg. Sharon is a central figure in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness practices to the West and…
Buddhist (Part 1)
Feb 7, 2019 • 109 min
We’re talking with Bushi Yamato Damashii this week to kick off a new series on Buddhism. Bushi is a Buddhist monk and lead resident teacher at Daishin Zen Buddhist Temple in Thomasville, North Carolina. Bushi is also the Vice-president and Zen monk at…
BONUS - Transitions (The Alien & The Robot)
Jan 31, 2019 • 63 min
We’ve got another podcast called The Alien & The Robot that’s available exclusively to our Patrons. But, as we work on Season 5, we’ve got some big news to share on multiple fronts. So, please enjoy a “behind the scenes” look at what The Liturgists are up…
The End of The World Tour
Jan 25, 2019 • 77 min
Propaganda, the Brilliance, and Gungor talk about their upcoming tour. Plus, Propaganda and Alma from the Red Couch Podcast tell us about their upcoming series on intersectionality, It’s Complicated.
Season 4 Finale
Dec 31, 2018 • 132 min
To close out Season 4 of The Liturgists Podcast, we look back at some of the highlights from The Liturgists Podcast so far (as selected by our community on Patreon). We’re hiring an Associate Producer. You can learn more here.
Kosmos
Nov 29, 2018 • 81 min
In this episode, we talk about the story behind Kosmos, the latest record by William Matthews.
(Not) Christian
Nov 15, 2018 • 105 min
In the final episode of our Christian series, William Matthews tells Michael Gungor why he should be a Christian.
Christian (Part Fohr)
Oct 18, 2018 • 70 min
This week, Fr. Richard Rohr joins William Matthews, Michael Gungor, and Hillary McBride to explore the question: What is a Christian?
Christian (Part 3)
Oct 4, 2018 • 76 min
This week Michael Gungor and Science Mike talk with Lisa Gungor and Jenny McHargue about what Christianity is. We’d love to see you at The Liturgists Gathering in London, Minneapolos, or Nashville this year.
Christian (Part 2)
Sep 27, 2018 • 85 min
This is the first in a weekly series where we explore two seemingly simple questions: “Do you identify as a Christian,” and, “Why or why not.”Our guest on this episode is Jennifer Knapp. We’ll be in London, Minneapolis and Nashville for The Liturgists…
Christian (Part 1)
Sep 20, 2018 • 74 min
This is the first in a weekly series where we explore two seemingly simple questions: “Do you identify as a Christian,” and, “Why or why not.”Our guest on this episode is Rachel Held Evans. Her new book about the Bible is called Inspired. We’ll be in…
The Alien & The Robot - Earth
Sep 6, 2018 • 72 min
Here’s a sample of our latest project: a new weekly podcast for folks who support us on Patreon called The Alien & The Robot.
Man
Jul 26, 2018 • 102 min
As a followup to Woman, this episode explores masculinity and male identity in a culture striving for equality.
Live in Austin, TX
Jul 12, 2018 • 83 min
This podcast was recorded at The Liturgists Gathering in Austin, TX.If you’re interested in hosting The Liturgists Gathering, let us know.
The Most Beautiful Thing I’ve Seen - Lisa Gungor
Jun 25, 2018 • 60 min
In this episode, we’re talking about Lisa Gungor’s new book, called The Most Beautiful Thing I’ve Seen.
Social Media
May 31, 2018 • 99 min
A look at how social media impacts advocacy, mental health, community building, and our view of the world.
BONUS - Twelve Questions
May 18, 2018 • 50 min
As we gear up for The Liturgists Gathering in Austin, TX, here’s a bonus episode from our Patreon podcast.
Mysticism
May 3, 2018 • 77 min
Hillary, William, Michael, and Mike discuss spirtulity beyond the reach of language.
Tongues
Apr 19, 2018 • 84 min
This episode is about the spiritual gift of speaking in tongues, as explored through the perspectives of science, art, and faith.
The Ethics of F***ing (Part 2)
Apr 5, 2018 • 110 min
TRIGGER WARNING: The interview with Christopher West in Part 2 could be triggering to members of the LGBTQIA+ community. It’s included so people with non-affiriming viewpoints on LGBTQIA+ on sexuality are prompted to examine the implications of that…
The Ethics of F***ing (Part 1)
Apr 5, 2018 • 58 min
In this episode, we’re talking about how to discern what is right and healthy for people in sexual activity. We’d like to thank our guests on this episode, and we encourage you to check out their work. Bromliegh McCleneghan, Author of Good Christian Sex…
Body Image
Mar 22, 2018 • 99 min
In this episode, we’re discussing body image–how we view our bodies and the bodies of others. For more, check out Hillary’s book.
Embodiment
Mar 8, 2018 • 96 min
Who are you? Is the body a transport vessel for the brain? This episode tackles the idea of emboidment, and our complex relationships with our own bodies.
Evangelical (Part 2)
Feb 22, 2018 • 62 min
What does it mean to be an Evangelical today? We talk with Matthew Vines from The Reformation Project as well as author/speaker Jen Hatmaker about Evangelicalism in 2018.
Evangelical (Part 1)
Feb 22, 2018 • 88 min
What does it mean to be an Evangelical today? We talk with Matthew Vines from The Reformation Project as well as author/speaker Jen Hatmaker about Evangelicalism in 2018.
Meet the New Hosts
Feb 8, 2018 • 73 min
On this episode, we welcome two new hosts to the podast: William Matthews and Hillary McBride. Plus, we uncover the hottest new band in worship music, Abraham’s Bosom.
Loving Kindness Meditation
Jan 20, 2018 • 28 min
This is a bonus episode with a Loving Kindness meditation. May you find that it promotes healing in difficult times. If you’d like to try more meditations like these, join us on Patreon. If you’d like to learn more about meditation as a practice, consider…
Shame - Live from Seattle
Dec 5, 2017 • 90 min
This is a special live episode recorded at The Liturgists Gathering in Seattle, WA on October 27, 2017. Thanks Hillary McBride for joining us on this episode. Her new book is available now. Special Announcement: We’re starting something new next year for…
Paranormal (Special Halloween Episode)
Oct 31, 2017 • 92 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
God Our Mother - Live from Boston
Oct 17, 2017 • 67 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Enemies - Live from Los Angeles
Oct 3, 2017 • 90 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Names
Aug 15, 2017 • 73 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
The Other Show
Jul 31, 2017 • 98 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Rob Bell and the Bible
Jul 11, 2017 • 77 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Pale Blue Dot
Jun 20, 2017 • 94 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Christian Violence
Jun 6, 2017 • 104 min
In this episode, Michael Gungor and Science Mike discuss the relationship between violence and Christianity with Shane Claiborne. Check out Shane’s new book, Executing Grace.
Spiritual Trauma
May 16, 2017 • 138 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Palm Sunday
Apr 9, 2017 • 28 min
A liturgy for the beginnging of Holy Week.If you’d like a daily resource for all of holy week, join us on Patreon.
Advocacy
Mar 21, 2017 • 89 min
How can we engage in effective advocacy that creates change? And how can we do so without losing hope? We talked to two experts in the world of social justice and advocacy to find out. Christena Cleveland is a social psychologist, public theologian,…
Fake News & Media Literacy
Mar 7, 2017 • 70 min
What’s fake news, and how can we spot it? This episode is about media literacy, and offers insights on how to spot fake news, as well as media bias, and skewed data. We talked with Clay Johnson, author of The Information Diet and the co-founder of Blue…
Bonus - Lent 2017
Mar 1, 2017 • 16 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
How Do We Know What We Know? (Epistemology)
Feb 21, 2017 • 75 min
We’re talking about epistemology on this episode–the study of truth, belief, and justification. Sound boring? In the age of “fake news,” this may be the most important topic we can cover.
Ableism
Feb 7, 2017 • 82 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Parenting and Deconstruction
Jan 24, 2017 • 82 min
As a follow-up to Lost & Found and The Other Side of the Mattress, we respond to our most common request: an episode on how to talk to your kids during and after faith transitions.
A Christmas Story of Sorts
Dec 20, 2016 • 40 min
A special Christmas episode featuring highlights from our friends The Brilliance.
Suffering (Part 3)
Nov 29, 2016 • 83 min
This is the third episode of a three part series dealing with suffering: what is it, how do we cope with it, and how can we address it? Please consider joining with us to help provide clean drinking water to every person on this planet. Learn more at…
Suffering (Part 2)
Nov 15, 2016 • 60 min
This is the second in a three part series dealing with suffering: what is it, how do we cope with it, and how can we address it? Please consider joining with us to help provide clean drinking water to every person on this planet. Learn more at…
Suffering (Part 1)
Nov 1, 2016 • 69 min
This is the first in a three part series dealing with suffering: what is it, how do we cope with it, and how can we address it? Please consider joining with us to help provide clean drinking water to every person on this planet. Learn more at…
One Wild Life:Body (Part 5)
Oct 7, 2016 • 35 min
We’ve got a special series of podcasts this week exploring the themes and sounds of Gungor’s new record One Wild Life: Body. This is the final album in the One Wild Life trilogy of records, and is available everywhere music is sold. Learn more at…
One Wild Life: Body (Part 4)
Oct 6, 2016 • 42 min
We’ve got a special series of podcasts this week exploring the themes and sounds of Gungor’s new record One Wild Life: Body. This is the final album in the One Wild Life trilogy of records, and is available everywhere music is sold. Learn more at…
One Wild Life: Body (Part 3)
Oct 5, 2016 • 36 min
We’ve got a special series of podcasts this week exploring the themes and sounds of Gungor’s new record One Wild Life: Body. This is the final album in the One Wild Life trilogy of records, and is available everywhere music is sold. Learn more at…
One Wild Life: Body (Part 2)
Oct 4, 2016 • 36 min
We’ve got a special series of podcasts this week exploring the themes and sounds of Gungor’s new record One Wild Life: Body. This is the final album in the One Wild Life trilogy of records, and is available everywhere music is sold. Learn more at…
One Wild Life Body (Part 1)
Oct 3, 2016 • 31 min
We’ve got a special series of podcasts this week exploring the themes and sounds of Gungor’s new record One Wild Life: Body. This is the final album in the One Wild Life trilogy of records, and is available everywhere music is sold. Learn more at…
Woman (Episode 40)
Sep 27, 2016 • 105 min
In this episode, we explore the sexism in the context of culture and the church. Featuring Austin Channing Brown, Caroline Lee, Christine Chester, Emily Capshaw, Lisa Gungor, and Rev. Sarah Heath.
Finding God in the Waves (Episode 39)
Sep 13, 2016 • 79 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Religious Art (Episode 38)
Sep 6, 2016 • 75 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
The Enneagram (Episode 37)
Aug 23, 2016 • 121 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 36 - Wild Goose 2016
Jul 19, 2016 • 44 min
While we work on Season 3, here’s a special live episode of The Liturgists Podcast recorded at the Wild Goose Festival. It’s a conversation between Science Mike, Michael Gungor, and a live audience. If you’d like to be part of a conversation like this,…
Episode 35 - The Cosmic Christ with Richard Rohr
Apr 12, 2016 • 64 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 34 - Black and White: Racism in America
Mar 29, 2016 • 101 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 33 - One Wild Life Spirit
Mar 8, 2016 • 65 min
Science Mike talks with Lisa and Michael Gungor about their new album, One Wild Life Soul. We’d love to see you at The Liturgists Gathering or the One Wild Life Tour.
Episode 32 - Storytelling at Sundance
Feb 23, 2016 • 105 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 31 - The Voice of God
Feb 9, 2016 • 69 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 30 - Prophet or Ass
Jan 19, 2016 • 74 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 29 - Philosophy and Radical Theology
Dec 15, 2015 • 61 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 28 - The Asymptotic Fidelity of Words
Nov 24, 2015 • 73 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 27 - The Multiverse
Nov 3, 2015 • 62 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 26 - Faith and Music with David Bazan
Oct 20, 2015 • 82 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 25 - Sin
Oct 6, 2015 • 60 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 24 - Christian Nationalism
Sep 22, 2015 • 58 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 23 - Pro-life, Pro-choice
Sep 8, 2015 • 52 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 22 - Who Am I?
Aug 25, 2015 • 49 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 21 - One Wild Life
Jun 30, 2015 • 58 min
Science Mike sat down with Michael Gungor and Lisa Gungor to talk about their new project One Wild Life: Soul following Belong. One Wild Life: Soul comes out in August, but you can get it now for a limited time as part of the One Wild Life Season Pass.…
Episode 20 - LGBTQ
May 19, 2015 • 127 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 19 - Searching For Sunday with Rachel Held Evans
May 5, 2015 • 79 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 18 - Worship (Part 2)
Apr 21, 2015 • 56 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 17 - Worship (Part 1)
Apr 7, 2015 • 50 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 16 - The End (Eschatology)
Mar 24, 2015 • 81 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 15 - Songwriting
Mar 10, 2015 • 75 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 14 - Meditation
Feb 24, 2015 • 80 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 13 - Humor with Pete Holmes
Feb 10, 2015 • 70 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 12 - Marriage & Relationships with Kristen and Rob Bell
Jan 27, 2015 • 50 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 11 - The Other Side of the Mattress
Jan 13, 2015 • 60 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 10 - Christian Celebrity
Dec 23, 2014 • 54 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 9 - Safe Church
Nov 25, 2014 • 58 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 8 - Special Announcement & Interstellar
Nov 11, 2014 • 70 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 7 - Lost and Found (Part 2)
Oct 28, 2014 • 45 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 6 - Lost and Found (Part 1)
Oct 14, 2014 • 93 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 5 - Spiral Dynamics
Sep 23, 2014 • 73 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 4 - Church Unity
Sep 9, 2014 • 66 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 3 - The Bible
Aug 26, 2014 • 69 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 2 - Genesis & Evolution
Aug 12, 2014 • 57 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.
Episode 1 - Creativity
Jul 29, 2014 • 51 min
Michael Gungor, Science Mike, William Matthews, and Hillary McBride host a culture-shaping, genre-bending conversation about the most relevant (or bizarre) topics facing people today.