Post at Daily Theology: “Third Sunday of Easter: A Ghost Does Not Have Flesh and Bones”

I have a particular fondness for the story of the Road to Emmaus, so I wrote on it for Daily Theology as part of our posts about the Easter season. It looks at how the call to conversion in the Christian life must be embodied, especially through acts of charity and service. Check out the … More Post at Daily Theology: “Third Sunday of Easter: A Ghost Does Not Have Flesh and Bones”

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Daily Theology Podcast 34 – Gregory Hillis

At the 2017 Catholic Theological Society of America meeting, I had the opportunity to speak with theologian (and one of my favorite Canadians) Greg Hillis. We were on a panel together (with the great Annie Selak), and afterwards we recorded this conversation. In it we discuss Greg’s Thomas Merton-inspired tattoo (and his Merton research), his … More Daily Theology Podcast 34 – Gregory Hillis

Daily Theology Podcast 33 – Victoria Barnett

Saint Leo University’s Center for Catholic Jewish Studies recently brought theologian Dr. Victoria Barnett, who is the Director of Programs on Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC. This provided the opportunity for CCJS Director Matt Tapie and I to talk with her about her work on … More Daily Theology Podcast 33 – Victoria Barnett

Daily Theology Podcast 32 – Jason King

This past summer, I had the opportunity at the 2017 Annual Convention of the College Theology Society to interview Jason King for the Daily Theology podcast. We talked a lot about teaching in this episode, including about how his research into hookup culture and Catholic identity helped him to deepen his empathy for his students. … More Daily Theology Podcast 32 – Jason King

Post at Daily Theology: “Our Hearts Burning with the Glory of God”

For the 2017 edition of Vacation Bible School, Daily Theology hosted the series Vocation Bible School, featuring posts on the place of calling in scripture.  I wrote a post on the Road to Emmaus story from Luke 24, with some Irenaeus of Lyon and Ignatian spirituality thrown in too.  Check out the post over at Daily Theology.

Daily Theology Podcast 30 – Kim and Reggie Harris

This past spring, Saint Leo University hosted musicians and educators Kim and Reggie Harris during our Black History Month celebrations. Coming to us through the Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellows program, they both gave a public performance and came to teach in some of the classes. I was blessed to have the opportunity to interview them … More Daily Theology Podcast 30 – Kim and Reggie Harris

Daily Theology Podcast 29 – Rabbi Abraham Skorka

As part of a series of recent visits to US colleges and universities, Saint Leo University was lucky to have Rabbi Abraham Skorka visit our campus. Thanks to SLU’s Dr. Matthew Tapie, I had the chance to sit with Rabbi Skorka in the Center for Catholic Jewish Studies for this conversation. You’ll hear us talk … More Daily Theology Podcast 29 – Rabbi Abraham Skorka

Daily Theology Podcast 27 – Mary Ellen Konieczny

Last week I spoke with Prof. Mary Ellen Konieczny of the University of Notre Dame for the Daily Theology podcast. We talked about sociology, polarization, and the text she co-edited with Tricia C. Bruce and Charlie Camosy, Polarization in the US Catholic Church: Naming the Wounds, Beginning to Heal. You can click play on the … More Daily Theology Podcast 27 – Mary Ellen Konieczny