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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.
Nick Baines - Why is engaging in politics part of Christian faithfulness in our world today? June 20, 2022 Episode artwork Isabelle Hamley - How does the Bible help us embrace justice, beyond judgement?June 06, 2022 Episode artwork Elizabeth Hare - What Does The Old Testament Teach Us About Our Loneliness and How God Can Meet Us In It?May 23, 2022 Episode artwork Mike Snape - What Can History Teach Us About a Christian Response to War?May 09, 2022 Episode artwork Karen Kilby - Suffering, Mystery and Christian Doctrine: Why Do Limits Matter for Theology?April 11, 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 28, 2022 Episode artwork Simeon Zahl - Emotion, Embodiment and the Spirit: What's experience got to do with Christian doctrine? March 14, 2022 Episode artwork Karowei Dorgu - We Care, God Heals: How Can Faith and Medicine Work Together for Human Flourishing? January 31, 2022 Episode artwork Althea Wilkinson - How Can Studying the Stars Help Us Encounter the God of Creation?January 17, 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 06, 2021 Episode artwork Praveen Sethupathy - How Does the Study of the Human Genome Add Surprising Colour to Our Vision of the Creator God?November 22, 2021 Episode artwork Mark Harris - How Does Thinking about Miracles Offer Fresh Insight into Science/Religion Dialogue?November 08, 2021 Episode artwork Bethany Sollereder - How Do Theology and Science Together Help Us Rethink Suffering in Our Evolving World?October 25, 2021 Episode artwork Jonathan Jong - What Does Psychology Have To Offer The Life Of The Church Today? October 11, 2021 Episode artwork Nick Spencer - What’s The Story Of Science And Faith And What’s It Got To Go With Being Human?September 27, 2021 Episode artwork Anna Rowlands - What Is A Theology of Migration And How Does It Speak To Christians Today?July 19, 2021 Episode artwork Simon Gathercole - Jesus BC: Do the Gospels Present an Eternal Jesus?July 05, 2021 Episode artwork Gerard Charles - How Do We Live Faithfully in a Multi-Faith World?June 21, 2021 Episode artwork Sanjee Perera - Why is the Church Called to Embody the Good News of Belonging?June 07, 2021 Episode artwork Robert Song - Birth, Death, and Everything In-Between: Why does a Theological Response to Bioethics Matter Today?May 24, 2021 Episode artwork Ian Galloway - How Does the Gospel of John Invite Us into Friendship with God?May 10, 2021 Episode artwork Justin Welby - Why is Reconciliation a Vital Part of Following Jesus Today?April 26, 2021 Episode artwork Helen Collins - How Does Scripture Speak Into Everyday Life?March 29, 2021 Episode artwork Mark Bonnington - How Does the Book of Acts Both Challenge and Inspire the Mission of the Church?March 15, 2021 Episode artwork