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This is The Crossway Podcast, a show where we sit down with authors each week for thoughtful interviews about the Bible, theology, church history, and the Christian life.

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This is The Crossway Podcast, a show where we sit down with authors each week for thoughtful interviews about the Bible, theology, church history, and the Christian life.

    Conservatives, Progressives, and the Pursuit of the Common Good (Andrew Walker and Robert George)

    Conservatives, Progressives, and the Pursuit of the Common Good (Andrew Walker and Robert George)

    In today's episode, conservative scholar Robert George and Andrew Walker discuss the idea of the common good and how it informs American conservatism.

    Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, is one of the most influential conservative intellectuals of his generation. Among many honors and accolades, George received the US Presidential Citizens Medal from President George W. Bush and served as chairman of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). Andrew T. Walker is associate professor of Christian Ethics at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and an associate dean in the School of Theology. He serves as the executive director of the Carl F. H. Henry Institute for Evangelical Engagement and as managing editor of WORLD Opinions. 

    To read the book Andrew Walker edited about Robert George's life and work, check out Social Conservatism for the Common Good: A Protestant Engagement with Robert P. George.

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    • 49 min
    The Greatest Act of Redemption in the Entire Old Testament (Ian Vaillancourt)

    The Greatest Act of Redemption in the Entire Old Testament (Ian Vaillancourt)

    In today's interview, Ian Vaillancourt walks through the exodus and shares how God's plan of redemption shines throughout it.

    Ian J. Vaillancourt is an associate professor of Old Testament and Hebrew at Heritage Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Natalie, have two children and are members at West Highland Baptist Church in Hamilton, Ontario. 

    To hear more from Ian, check out his book The Dawning of Redemption: The Story of the Pentateuch and the Hope of the Gospel.

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    • 36 min
    An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom (Katie Faris)

    An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom (Katie Faris)

    Today, we are pleased to share an audio essay written and read by Katie Faris entitled 'An Open Letter to a Struggling Mom'.
    Katie Faris is a contributing writer to several blogs including the Gospel Coalition and Risen Motherhood. A pastor’s wife and mother to five, Katie lives with her family in New Jersey. To learn more, visit katiefaris.com.

    To hear more from Katie Faris, check out her book God Is Still Good: Gospel Hope and Comfort for the Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood.

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    • 11 min
    The Dark History of Abortion in America (Leah Savas)

    The Dark History of Abortion in America (Leah Savas)

    In today's episode, Leah Savas shares the forgotten history of abortion in America and how it can influence the way Christians can view the movement today. Through sharing stories and discussing the recent overturn of Roe v Wade, Savas unpacks how there is more to the pro-life movement than we may be aware of.

    Leah Savas reports on abortion for WORLD News Group, where she writes the weekly Vitals roundup and newsletter of pro-life news. Leah lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with her husband, Stephen.

    To hear more from her, check out the book she co-authored with Marvin Olasky - The Story of Abortion in America: A Street-Level History, 1652–2022

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    • 48 min
    The Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood (Katie Faris)

    The Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood (Katie Faris)

    In today's interview, Katie Faris shares how the comfort of God can be found even in the struggles and sorrows of motherhood. Sharing her own stories and experiences with motherhood, Katie Faris unpacks how God is still good when everything feels stressful and overwhelming as a parent.
    Katie Faris is a contributing writer to several blogs including the Gospel Coalition and Risen Motherhood. A pastor’s wife and mother to five, Katie lives with her family in New Jersey.

    To download Katie's Truth and Lie chart click here.

    To hear more from her, check out her new book - God Is Still Good: Gospel Hope and Comfort for the Unexpected Sorrows of Motherhood.

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    • 31 min
    10 Practices to Kill Pride (Gavin Ortlund)

    10 Practices to Kill Pride (Gavin Ortlund)

    Today we're pleased to share with you an audio essay, written and read by Gavin Orland entitled "10 Practices to Kill Pride".
    Gavin Ortlund serves as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Ojai in Ojai, California. He is the author of several books and runs the popular YouTube channel Truth Unites.
    To hear more from him, check out his new book "Humility: The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness".

    Read the essay here.

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    • 15 min

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33 Ratings

33 Ratings

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Great guests. Solid content. I always find this podcast both interesting and beneficial. I’m picky with my podcasts, but this one is one of the best.

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One of my favourite podcasts

You can count on interesting interviews with various Crossway authors on this podcast. Host Matt Tully always seems well prepared with great questions for his guests.

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