About This Show
An interview based podcast that gives space to relationships, faith, creativity and passion. A wide variety of people (therapists, pastors and artists) talk about how they navigate the complex waters of all our death bed desires. This podcast is about leaning into the good inefficiencies of life to gain greater traction, connection and intimacy with those we love the most.
Most Recent Episode
Episode #66 James Alison Coming Out, Scapegoating & Undoing Sacred Violence
James Alison (b. 1959) is a Catholic theologian, priest and author. He has studied, lived and worked in Mexico, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Spain and the United States as well as his native England. James earned his doctorate in theology from the Jesuit Faculty in Belo Horizonte, Brazil in 1994 and is a systematic theologian by training.His principal claim to fame is as one of those who has done most to bring the work of the great French thinker René Girard to a wider public. In addition he is known for his firm but patient insistence on truthfulness in matters gay as an ordinary part of basic Christianity, and for his pastoral outreach in the same sphere.He has authored many books including Faith Beyond Resentment: Fragments Catholic and Gay, The Joy of Being Wrong, Undergoing God and Jesus the Forgiving Victim. He resides currently in Madrid, Spain and has a speaking schedule that has him in many different corners of the world.