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Faith, life, and theology come together in this bi-weekly look into the people and ideas that shape Regent College.


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#015 Mariam Kovalishyn on the Epistle of James

March 21, 2017

In this episode, Dr. Mariam Kovalishyn joins hosts Amy Anderson and James Smoker to talk about why she studies the New Testament Epistle of James. The short letter, famously maligned by Martin Luther, contains wisdom, grace, and a deep social concern still relevant today. 

Regent College is an innovative graduate school of theology, where vibrant evangelical faith meets rigorous academics. Find out more at www.regent-college.edu


Previous Episodes

#014 Ashley Moyse and Lydia Corriveau on Medicine, Theology, and Technology

Date: March 03, 2017

Lydia Corriveau, a nurse, came to Regent College in Fall 2016 seeking answers to questions about medicine, ethics, and suffering. Theological ethicist Ashley Moyse also joined the Regent community in Fall 2016, beginning a post-doctoral fellowship in science and theology. In this week's podcast, Claire Perini hosts a conversation between Lydia and Ashley about the broken body, the unity of body and soul, and technology's impact on our experience of suffering and death.

Dr. Ashley Moyse joins Regent College as part of a three-year initiative to advance conversations about the relationship of theology and science at the college and beyond, made possible by a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation. His responsibilities will include co-teaching INDS/THEO 517: Theology & Science with Dr. Ross Hastings, overseeing student projects, publishing, planning public events in the area of theology and science, and developing online resources aimed at advancing public understanding and engagement with questions of faith and scientific inquiry.


#013 Janet Danielson and Dave Siverns on Music Past & Present

Date: February 20, 2017

We're talking music in this week's podcast! Music historian and composer Janet Danielson and worship leader Dave Siverns discuss the historical connection between music and Christianity and music's essential contributions to human relationships.

The musical piece heard in this episode is Bach's Fugue in G Minor.


#012 Iain Provan on Reading Scripture

Date: February 03, 2017

Join Dr. Iain Provan, Professor of Biblical Studies at Regent College, and host Amy Anderson as they talk about scriptural interpretation, what we mean when we say Scripture is "clear," and what we can recover from the leaders of the Reformation on these issues.

Dr. Provan's book on biblical interpretation will be released in Fall 2017 by Baylor University Press. As of this recording it was tentatively titled Seriously Literal Interpretation. The name has since been changed to The Reformation and the Right Reading of Scripture.


#011 Phil Long and Adam Back on the Intersection of Art and the Bible

Date: January 20, 2017

In this episode, Claire chats with OT Professor Phil Long and alumnus Adam Back about scripture and art. Reflecting on the work of Rembrandt, Mary McCleary, Mark Rothko, and Makoto Fujimura, Adam and Phil discuss how art can embody the biblical story, how to live wisely in a technological age, and why technique matters.


#010 James Houston on His Life and Spiritual Theology

Date: January 06, 2017

It's our first episode of the winter term! Host Amy Anderson sits down with Dr. James Houston, a founder and the first principal of Regent, to talk about Regent's beginnings. The conversation takes on its own life from there. Topics covered include how Christian business leaders will shape Christianity's future, living a long life of gratitude, the loss of elders in Western culture, and why quantum physics is important. You won't want to miss this fascinating conversation with one of the world's foremost evangelical thinkers and writers.


#009 An Advent and Christmas Meditation with Dr. James Houston

Date: December 23, 2016

In this thought-provoking Christmas meditation, Dr. James Houston reflects on the significance of the incarnation.


#008 J I Packer on His Ninetieth Birthday

Date: December 16, 2016

In this episode, we bring you the full conversation between Dr. Jeff Greenman and Dr. J I Packer, recorded in front of a live audience in Regent's chapel in Summer 2016. The occasion was the celebration of Dr. Packer's 90th birthday. We took the opportunity to get to know the world-renowned theologian a little better, from his breakfast preferences, to his love of jazz, to his marriage, to the story of how Knowing God was written.


Bonus - Rikk Watts's Final Chapel: "The Things That Matter Most"

Date: December 09, 2016

On December 6, 2016, Rikk Watts gave his final chapel talk as Regent College's Professor of New Testament, titled "The Things That Matter Most". This is a recording of his full sermon.


#007 Paul Stevens and Christina Lui on Work and Faith

Date: December 02, 2016

How do you live out your faith in a secular workplace? If you're a pastor, how do you equip your congregants to integrate their time on Sunday with the other six days of the week?  In this episode, Paul Stevens, Christina Lui, and Claire Perini talk about why a robust theology of the workplace matters for your faith, your church, and the flourishing of the world, touching on topics as wide ranging as hating your job to the importance of Sabbath.

This episode is brought to you by "Doing Kingdom Work in the Secular Workplace," a conference taking place January 20-21 at Regent College. The conference is sponsored by Regent College and the Institute for Marketplace Transformation. Tickets are on sale now, with special early bird rates before December 15. Visit the conference page for ticket purchasing and more details.

Regent College is an innovative graduate school of theology, where vibrant evangelical faith meets rigorous academics. Find out more at www.regent-college.edu


#006 Vania Levans on Worship

Date: November 18, 2016

Join Claire Perini and Vania Levans (Regent College Faculty Associate and professional musician) for an in-depth and wide conversation on all things worship, ranging from the so-called "worship wars" to drawing in the whole congregation into the worship service.

If you enjoyed this episode, or have some feedback, leave us a review on iTunes! We'd love to hear from you.

Regent College is an innovative graduate school of theology, where vibrant evangelical faith meets rigorous academics. Find out more at www.regent-college.edu


#005 Mark Buchanan

Date: November 04, 2016

Join Claire Perini and Mark Buchanan as they discuss the Christian's calling to work for reconciliation, whether in moments between individuals to national movements such as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. 

If you enjoyed this episode, or have some feedback, leave us a review on iTunes! We'd love to hear from you.


#004 Hans Boersma

Date: October 21, 2016

Hans Boersma discusses tradition, theological innovation, and the importance of good character in good theology.

Hans Boersma is J. I. Packer Professor of Theology at Regent College. His main theological interests are Catholic thought, the church fathers, and spiritual interpretation of Scripture. His most recent book is Sacramental Preaching: Sermons on the Hidden Presence of Christ (Baker Academic, 2016).


#003 Carolyn Hindmarsh and Shirley Sullivan

Date: October 07, 2016

Carolyn Hindmarsh and Shirley Sullivan join Claire Perini to talk about the hazards, delights, and critical importance of learning and teaching ancient and biblical languages. 

Carolyn Hindmarsh teaches New Testament Greek at Regent College, leading both the Summer Term's intensive 6-week program and regular classes in the Fall and Winter sessions. Shirley Sullivan, Professor Emeritus of Classics at UBC, is both an accomplished professor and an enthusiastic lifelong student of ancient languages. She teaches Ecclesiastical Latin at Regent College and studied New Testament Greek with Carolyn.


#002 Malcolm Guite

Date: September 23, 2016

Claire Perini talks poetry, passion, and faith with Malcolm Guite on the second Regent College Podcast. 

Malcolm Guite is the Chaplain of Girton College, Cambridge and is rapidly becoming a favourite summer lecturer at Regent College. He teaches for the Divinity Faculty in Cambridge and lectures widely in England and North America on Theology and Literature. His publications include What do Christians Believe? (Granta 2006); Faith, Hope and Poetry (Ashgate 2010, paperback 2012); Sounding the Seasons: Seventy Sonnets for the Christian Year (Canterbury 2012); The Singing Bowl: Collected Poems (Canterbury 2013); Waiting on the Word (Canterbury 2015); and Parable and Paradox (Canterbury 2016).


#001 Richard Mouw

Date: September 09, 2016

In our inaugural Regent College Podcast, host Claire Perini has a good conversation about good (and hard) conversations with Professor Richard Mouw. 

Richard Mouw is Professor of Faith and Public Life and President Emeritus at Fuller Theological Seminary. He is a popular visiting professor at Regent College, most recently teaching Cultural Discipleship in a Secular Age (INDS 512). A nationally recognized leader in theological education and interfaith dialogue, he writes for the Washington Post and is involved in a number of interfaith theological conversations, particularly with Mormon and Jewish groups. 


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