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Each week the editors of Christianity Today go beyond hashtags and hot-takes and set aside time to explore the reality behind a major cultural event.

Latest Episodes

Drones Have Changed the Moral Calculus for War
Episode 281|43 min
Drones Have Changed the Moral Calculus for War
The debate on drone strikes goes beyond civilian casualty numbers.
Did 9/11 Change How Evangelicals See Muslims?
Episode 280|50 min
Did 9/11 Change How Evangelicals See Muslims?
A brief history of a complicated relationship.
Wisdom, Folly, and Taking Ivermectin to Treat COVID-19
Episode 279|55 min
Wisdom, Folly, and Taking Ivermectin to Treat COVID-19
Can the Book of Proverbs help us figure out how to live in community during a pandemic?
Is the Quest for ‘Meaningful Work’ a Scam?
Episode 278|38 min
Is the Quest for ‘Meaningful Work’ a Scam?
People are quitting their jobs in droves. Should Christian faith compel them to stay?
‘My Heart Is Broken’: An Afghan Pastor Grapples with the US Withdrawal
Episode 277|41 min
‘My Heart Is Broken’: An Afghan Pastor Grapples with the US Withdrawal
America’s departure and the Taliban’s ascent is forcing Christians out of the country.
Paul’s Advice on Letting Conscience Be Your Guide on Vaccines and Masks
Episode 276|1 hr 4 min
Paul’s Advice on Letting Conscience Be Your Guide on Vaccines and Masks
Should Christians trust their personal convictions?
Before Simone Biles Becomes Christians’ Next Sports Metaphor
Episode 275|1 hr 2 min
Before Simone Biles Becomes Christians’ Next Sports Metaphor
Does our discussion of the gymnast’s mental struggles convey a biblical sense of mind and body?
Billionaires Are Traveling to Space. Should Christians Celebrate?
Episode 274|1 hr 1 min
Billionaires Are Traveling to Space. Should Christians Celebrate?
Weighing whether discovery in the heavens is money well spent or if their riches are better invested at home.
Why Some Indigenous Christians Still Have Hope in the Church
Episode 273|1 hr 2 min
Why Some Indigenous Christians Still Have Hope in the Church
The trauma of faith-based residential schools weighs heavy on Canada’s indigenous community.
Yet Again, Haitian Christians Are Confronting Turmoil
Episode 272|1 hr 13 min
Yet Again, Haitian Christians Are Confronting Turmoil
How the church persists in the midst of political unrest, violence, and poverty.