Nomad Podcast

For more than 15 years Nomad Podcast has been hosting conversations with theologians, activists and contemplatives from across the Christian spectrum and beyond. Reflecting on our evangelical heritage we explore the possibilities of a more inclusive, generous and hopeful faith.

Mark Karris - Healing From Hell (N315)

23 Feb 2024
01:32:19

Therapist and author joins us to discuss religious trauma and the path to healing. Drawing on his own personal experiences and professional insights as a therapist, Mark reflects on oppressive religious beliefs, in particular the doctrine of Hell,.....

Cole Arthur Riley - Black Liturgies (N314)

9 Feb 2024
01:25:17

Poet and author joins us to talk about her desire for a spirituality that was more human and a more liberating expression of faith. This journey led to the emergence of . From prayers and poetry to breath practices and ancestral writings, this...

Bethany Sollereder - Animal Suffering and the Love of God (N313)

24 Jan 2024
01:38:53

In this podcast theologian and author Bethany Sollereder explores the complex intersection of animal suffering, the evolutionary process and divine love. She reflects on God's role in the face of suffering, the possibility of redemption for non-human...

Rachel Held Evans - Losing My Evangelical Religion [Revisited] (N312)

8 Jan 2024
01:49:27

To kick off 2024 we thought we’d share a Nomad Revisited episode with you. Each month on Revisited Tim and Nick raid the Nomad archives, dust off an old interview, and ponder where their faith was then, where it is now, and what influences shaped...

A Spirituality of the Womb (N311)

20 Dec 2023
48:30

In this Christmas devotional podcast, explores the symbolism of the Black Madonna. In times of dysregulation and uncertainty, the Black Madonna has provided Christena a powerful symbol of love, nurture and connection, allowing her to move from a...

Christmas Q&A (N310)

8 Dec 2023
01:49:56

In this special seasonal episode, all the Nomad hosts come together for a Q&A to infuse your holidays with festive cheer. As a thank you to our beloved listeners whose financial support made this year's 24 Nomad episodes possible, we've gathered....

Jay Hulme - A Queer Journey of Saints and Sanctuaries (N309)

24 Nov 2023
01:55:25

Author and poet joins us to talk about his literal and metaphorical search to connect with a variety of ancient and eccentric saintly figures. Weaving together themes of wilderness, faith, sexuality and decay, Jay speaks of the connections he...

Dana Hicks - Reimagining Marriage (N308)

9 Nov 2023
01:36:04

In this episode former pastor guides us through the evolving landscape of marriage and relationships. Dana explores how our cultural perceptions of marriage are shifting and challenging established norms, and ponders the relevance of biblical images...

Ilia Delio - The Primacy of Love (N307)

24 Oct 2023
01:37:27

In this episode we’re joined by Franciscan sister and theologian Ilia Delio. Ilia guides us through the intersection of science, spirituality, and love. We explore the concept of God's love as a fundamental force in the cosmos, existing at the heart....

Lindsay Munroe - Sexuality After Purity Culture (N306)

10 Oct 2023
02:29:51

As part of her personal spiritual journey and theological master's research, invited a group of women to explore the impact of purity culture on their sexuality. We invite her to discuss what she discovered, about the harm inflicted by this ideology...

ChatGPT - In AI We Trust? (N305)

22 Sep 2023
02:33:21

In this episode we speak with a non-human guest: the AI chatbot, ChatGPT. We quiz ChatGPT on the ethical complexities and moral implications of weaving AI into our lives and spiritual journeys. We discuss what safeguards need to be in place to ensure...

Nicola Slee - Abba Amma: Improvisations on the Lord's Prayer (N304)

10 Sep 2023
01:39:34

Reflecting on the Lord's Prayer, theologian, writer, and poet Nicola Slee delves into some of it’s problematic language, and through a process of improvisation reimagines the prayer as one that brings a universal message of hope in a world marred by....

David Blower - Farewell and Godspeed (N303)

24 Aug 2023
01:12:51

Well, this is it. After over six years of hosting, interviewing, music and creativity, David Blower is bowing out.  In his final episode Tim and David reflect on David’s nomad journey, answer listener questions, and listen to some music. And,...

Michael Frost - Deconstructing the Christian Narrative of Power (N302)

10 Aug 2023
02:14:51

Host of the podcast is a researcher, writer and theologian. In this episode he shares from his own experience of faith and church, as he unpicks the language that has so often been co-opted in Christian spaces to enforce power and perpetuate...

Sam Ewell - A Convivial Faith (N301)

24 Jul 2023
02:07:44

Theologian and community gardener Sam Ewell reflects on his years as a missionary and a neighbour, and how a radical priest called Ivan Illich led him back to the soil. After the interview, Nomad hosts David Blower and Anna Robinson ponder how the...

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40 day Lent Journey with Immerse

Experience the transformative power of Lent with our exclusive 40-day podcast journey based on the Immerse book, 'Messiah'. 
📖✨ Each day listen to a 15 minute reading. 
🌟 Walk alongside God, reflecting on His teachings
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40 Days of Lent with Immerse