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There's a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in.

There's a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in.
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There's a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in.

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English


Episodes

Episode 29: Gizmotheque feat. Jonathan Pageau

12/20/2017
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Icon carver and myth decoder Jonathan Pageau joins us to discuss a classic Christmas movie, Gremlins. Check out his YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/user/pageaujonathan

Duration:00:56:44

Episode 28: Psychoanalyze This feat. Chase Padusniak

12/9/2017
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Building off of last week's talk (which Chase would like to remind everyone was actually done on the same day), we look at the relationship to religion that Freud, Jung, and Lacan had. How did their upbringings & historical settings shape their views? What good is psychotherapy for the faithful?

Duration:00:54:21

Episode 27: In the No of the Father feat. Chase Padusniak

12/2/2017
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What is the relationship between psychotherapy and religion? This is part one of an episode Mark has been dying to do since the start of Weyward. With Chase's help, we compare Freud & Lacan's psychoanlaysis to Jung's analytic psychology.

Duration:00:58:46

Episode 26: Sportsball feat. Catherine Addington & Sergio Bermudez

11/22/2017
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Continuing on from last week, we open the discussion to a wider look at sports culture & how it interacts with different parts of life in Argentina, Mexico, & America.

Duration:00:54:38

Episode 25: Mano de D10s feat. Catherine Addington & Sergio Bermudez

11/18/2017
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We talk soccer, wrestling, and more with Catherine Addington and Sergio Bermudez. Catherine wrote her thesis on the mythologization of Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, and soccer relates to the wider Argentinian culture and history of their times. Sergio tells us about lucha libre and what makes it unique, and we look at how different sports figures & fandoms are created. Catherine's thesis, Dios et los Diez:...

Duration:00:58:49

Episode 24: Dissecting Horror feat. Eve Tushnet and Daniel Silver

11/2/2017
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Building on last week's review of The VVitch, we expand our conversation to horror in film and literature, what defines horror, and what makes it scary.

Duration:01:08:14

Episode 23: VVeyward VVatches The VVitch

10/25/2017
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Joined by writer Eve Tushnet & friend of the show Daniel Silver, we dive into the 2015 film The VVitch and its portrayal of a Puritan family alone on the edge of the woods, tormented by the Devil. We talk about the message and theology of the film, as well as our reactions to it. Read Eve's review of The VVitch in The American Conservative: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/out-in-the-fields-with-god/

Duration:01:01:20

Yars Revenge

10/24/2017
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Yars Revenge by WEYWARD

Duration:01:03:55

Episode 20: Live by the Sword feat. Alexander Hinman

10/8/2017
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Continuing on from our conversation last week, we move to the question of violence in the modern world & a Christian response. Starting with Alex's reflections on his experiences in Charlottesville in August, we talk about issues of legitimate authority, how Christians should respond to violence, and what it means to live by the sword.

Duration:01:02:02

Brownies Would Give The Episode Character

10/7/2017
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The things you find out while editing that your friends say behind your back...

Duration:00:00:23

Episode 19: Martyrs to Knights feat. Alexander Hinman

10/1/2017
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Back from break, we dive into the history of Christianity's relationship with violence. With friend of the show & military history expert Alexander Hinman, we look at how perspectives of violence as sinful, polluting, purifying, and even noble have developed in different Christian cultures. Next week we'll move on to modern questions of violence & legitimate authority.

Duration:01:21:23

Bonusode: Day's Work

9/17/2017
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BONUS CONTENT! Zeb is a guest on the new Day's Work podcast discussing his blog posts on practical policies to achieve distributist goals. The Dorothy Day Caucus has graciously allowed us to share this episode of their show. Follow the Day's Work podcast here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/dayswork Check out the Dorothy Day Caucus here: http://ddcasp.weebly.com/ Check out the American Solidarity Party here: https://solidarity-party.org/ Read Zeb's distributism posts here:...

Duration:01:25:57

Episode 18: Nerdrage feat. Matthew Walther and Jonathan Murden

7/29/2017
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Journalist and online rabble rouser Matthew Walther joins Zeb, Mark, and Jonathan to talk about his recent piece "Game of Thrones is bad - and bad for you", and the many angry responses it generated. We talk about the intersection between nerd and consumer cultures, the moral content of art, and censorship.

Duration:01:09:59

Episode 17: Mister Rogers' Wild Ride feat. Jonathan Murden

7/23/2017
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This week's episode comes as a bonus prequel. While we were sorting out some tech issues before our chat with Matthew Walther, Zeb, Mark, and Jonathan had a fun informal chat on children's media and how it is (or ought to be) used by adults, as well as changes in nerd culture. Zeb gets mad about a theme park ride.

Duration:00:36:31

Episode 16 BONUS: Star Dreck

7/19/2017
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The Borg did nothing wrong.

Duration:00:04:30

Episode 16: Journey to the Stars feat. Daniel Silver and Jonathan Murden

7/19/2017
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This week, we join forces with Jonathan Murden and Doxacon organizer Daniel Silver for a far-reaching discussion on genre fiction and popular media - science fiction, fantasy, horror, and prestige drama - and its potential to shape Christian theological imagination and moral reasoning. Register for Doxacon Prime 2017 here: http://doxacon.brownpapertickets.com/

Duration:00:57:41

Episode 15: Punching Left pt. 2

7/10/2017
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Finishing up a two part series on Christianity & leftist politics, we discuss the historical relationship between Christianity & power, how to live a good life as a Christian, as well as whether we can work with secular leftists and how. We conclude with the definitive answer to the question Is Weyward leftist?

Duration:01:05:11

Episode 13: New Africa feat. Temidayo Akinsanya

6/21/2017
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In this week's bite-sized episode, we speak with Temidayo Akinsanya, a Reformed seminarian and pastoral intern, about a different kind of fringe experience: that of Christian immigrants from West Africa to the United States. We discuss the shape of West African Christianity and the unique challenges and opportunities associated with negotiating Christian and African identities.

Duration:00:32:33

Episode 11: Deconditioning feat. Justin Bonanno

6/4/2017
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Episode 11: Deconditioning feat. Justin Bonanno by WEYWARD

Duration:01:21:12

Episode 10: American Traditions feat. Brian DeForce

5/27/2017
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Brian DeForce tells us about learning and leading Native American religious ceremonies as a convert from Catholicism. (The thumbnail is not Brian.)

Duration:01:05:30