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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.
Federico Villanueva - What Do the Ancient Psalms Have to Say About the Value of Lament in the Modern World?November 27, 2022 Episode artwork Jeremy Begbie - How can music help us imagine and reimagine our understanding of ourselves and God?November 13, 2022 Episode artwork Lusa Nsenga-Ngoy - How, in the Struggle Against Racism, Can Theology Help us Reimagine the Future, Transform the Present, and Redeem the Past?October 30, 2022 Episode artwork Maggi Dawn - If the whole earth is the Lord’s, how should we worship?October 16, 2022 Episode artwork Joseph Webster - What Can Immersing Ourselves in the Beliefs of Others Contribute to Our Own Lives of Faith?October 02, 2022 Episode artwork Nick Baines - Why is engaging in politics part of Christian faithfulness in our world today? June 19, 2022 Episode artwork Isabelle Hamley - How does the Bible help us embrace justice, beyond judgement?June 05, 2022 Episode artwork Elizabeth Hare - What Does The Old Testament Teach Us About Our Loneliness and How God Can Meet Us In It?May 22, 2022 Episode artwork Mike Snape - What Can History Teach Us About a Christian Response to War?May 08, 2022 Episode artwork Karen Kilby - Suffering, Mystery and Christian Doctrine: Why Do Limits Matter for Theology?April 10, 2022 Episode artwork Peniel Rajkumar - Mission from the Margins: How can paying attention to the witness of the global church renew and reinvigorate Christian mission? March 27, 2022 Episode artwork Simeon Zahl - Emotion, Embodiment and the Spirit: What's experience got to do with Christian doctrine? March 13, 2022 Episode artwork Karowei Dorgu - We Care, God Heals: How Can Faith and Medicine Work Together for Human Flourishing? January 30, 2022 Episode artwork Althea Wilkinson - How Can Studying the Stars Help Us Encounter the God of Creation?January 16, 2022 Episode artwork Steven Croft - How Does The Christian Faith Help Us Reimagine Human Flourishing In A World Of AI?January 03, 2022 Episode artwork Tom McLeish - Created for Creativity: What is the Role of Imagination in Scientific Exploration?December 05, 2021 Episode artwork Praveen Sethupathy - How Does the Study of the Human Genome Add Surprising Colour to Our Vision of the Creator God?November 21, 2021 Episode artwork Mark Harris - How Does Thinking about Miracles Offer Fresh Insight into Science/Religion Dialogue?November 07, 2021 Episode artwork Bethany Sollereder - How Do Theology and Science Together Help Us Rethink Suffering in Our Evolving World?October 24, 2021 Episode artwork Jonathan Jong - What Does Psychology Have To Offer The Life Of The Church Today? October 10, 2021 Episode artwork Nick Spencer - What’s The Story Of Science And Faith And What’s It Got To Go With Being Human?September 26, 2021 Episode artwork Anna Rowlands - What Is A Theology of Migration And How Does It Speak To Christians Today?July 18, 2021 Episode artwork Simon Gathercole - Jesus BC: Do the Gospels Present an Eternal Jesus?July 04, 2021 Episode artwork Gerard Charles - How Do We Live Faithfully in a Multi-Faith World?June 20, 2021 Episode artwork Sanjee Perera - Why is the Church Called to Embody the Good News of Belonging?June 06, 2021 Episode artwork