Religious Studies Podcasts

All Together
“From the Pope to Patti Smith — All Together is dedicated to exploring how religion ideas, ethics and spiritual practices inform and shape our personal lives, our communities and our world. Host Rev. Paul Brandeis Raushenbush is the Executive Editor of HuffPost Religion, which is America’s most widely-read religion website.” Source: Huffington Post

Beyond Belief (BBC)
Series exploring the place and nature of faith in today’s world

Heart and Soul
“Each week, Heart And Soul explores and tries to explain personal experiences of spirituality and faith from around the world.” Source: Huffington Post

In Our Time (BBC)
Discussion of religious movements and the theories and individuals behind them.

Interfaith Voices
“Interfaith Voices is the nation’s only public radio show exclusively about religion. We were born just three days after 9/11, when a feisty nun got the idea to host a multi-faith panel on religion and terrorism, live on the radio. The phones rang off the hook, and it became clear that listeners were hungry for informed, respectful dialogue on religion in the public square. We carry on that mission today with our free, weekly podcast…led by that same unstoppable nun-turned-radio host, Maureen Fiedler.” Source: Huffington Post

The Liturgists Podcast
“Michael Gungor, Science Mike, Lissa Paino, and an ever revolving cast of creators take on topics through the perspectives of science, art, and faith.” Source: Huffington Post

Living With The Gods BBC
Neil MacGregor explores the role and expression of shared beliefs in communities around the world. Produced in partnership with the British Museum.

On Being
“On Being with Krista Tippett takes up the big questions of meaning with scientists and theologians, artists and teachers — some you know and others you’ll love to meet. Updated every Thursday, a new discovery about the immensity of our lives.” Source: Huffington Post

Pints with Aquinas
Matt Fradd is a Catholic apologist who speaks to over 50,000 people every year on topics having to do with the Catholic faith. He is the author of “Atheism: 20 Questions,” as well as the creator of the podcast Pints With Aquinas. Matt lives with his wife and four children in Georgia. Source: website

Philosophy Bites
Interviews with modern philosophers on important topics. There is a section on Religion

pray-as-you-go Jesuit Ministries
Pray as you go is a daily prayer session, designed to go with you wherever you go, to help you pray whenever you find time, but particularly whilst travelling to and from work, study, etc.A new prayer session is produced every day of the working week and one session for the weekend.  It is not a ‘Thought for the Day’, a sermon or a bible-study, but rather a framework for your own prayer.
Lasting between ten and thirteen minutes, it combines music, scripture and some questions for reflection.  Source: website

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly (PBS)
An examination of religion’s role and the ethical dimensions behind top news headlines.
The Religious Studies Project
The Religious Studies Project (RSP) is an international collaborative enterprise producing weekly podcasts with leading scholars on the social-scientific study of religion.

Research on Religion
“A weekly podcast exploring academic research on religion and featuring top scholars in history, sociology, political science, economics and religious studies.”

Tapestry (CBC)
Tapestry explores spirituality, religion and the search for meaning. Find space for your soul every week.

Theology Corner
Exploring the depths of the Christian tradition and the implications for human flourishing through honest and open conversations from a diverse set of voices.

Word on Fire Sermons
Homilies by Bishop Robert Barron

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