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Talking Theology

Philip Plyming

The podcast of Cranmer Hall, the theological college within St John's College, Durham University. We explore life’s big questions, and look to join the dots between theology, church, and the world. Philip Plyming, Warden of Cranmer Hall, is joined by a wide range of guests with a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Recent Episodes

Will Foulger - Parish Church or Church Planting: Do we have to choose? December 02, 2019 Episode artwork Stephen Cottrell - How can pilgrimage help us encounter God?November 18, 2019 Episode artwork Anthony Bash - Why is forgiveness still important today? November 04, 2019 Episode artwork Walter Moberly - Why, and how, should we read the Bible today?October 21, 2019 Episode artwork Larry Hurtado - What made the church distinctive in the Roman world?September 02, 2019 Episode artwork Helen Bond - What role did women play in the world of Jesus and the early church?August 19, 2019 Episode artwork Jolyon Mitchell - How can Christian faith be a force for peace in the world today?August 05, 2019 Episode artwork Alec Ryrie - How are Protestants still changing the world?July 22, 2019 Episode artwork Ruth Perrin - What does millennial faith look like?July 08, 2019 Episode artwork Simon Oliver - Why do we need a theology of creation?June 24, 2019 Episode artwork Jessica Martin - How can tradition help us pray?June 10, 2019 Episode artwork Nick Moore - What has the early church ever done for us?May 27, 2019 Episode artwork Richard Briggs - Is the God of the Old Testament a God of love?May 13, 2019 Episode artwork Pete Ward - What is the link between theology and celebrity?April 29, 2019 Episode artwork Libby Lane - How is God with us when we suffer?April 15, 2019 Episode artwork Joel Edwards - Should Christians be concerned with the religious freedom of those of other faiths?April 01, 2019 Episode artwork John Barclay - How should God's gift shape the church?March 18, 2019 Episode artwork Miriam Swaffield - How are young adults coming to faith?March 04, 2019 Episode artwork Andy Byers - Is John's Gospel anti-Jewish?February 18, 2019 Episode artwork Kate Bruce - Why does theology need humour?February 04, 2019 Episode artwork David Wilkinson - Why does theology need science?January 21, 2019 Episode artwork