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On Being with Krista Tippett

By On Being Studios

Groundbreaking Peabody Award-winning conversation about the big questions of meaning — spiritual inquiry, science, social healing, and the arts. Each week a new discovery about the immensity of our lives. Hosted by Krista Tippett, new every Thursday.

  1. 1.
    Seth Godin — Life, the Internet, and Everything20 September 2018
    51:32
  2. 2.
    [Unedited] Seth Godin with Krista Tippett20 September 2018
    1:26:18
  3. 3.
    Poetry From the On Being Gathering — Naomi Shihab Nye17 September 2018
    13:56
  4. 4.
    Eula Biss — Let's Talk About Whiteness13 September 2018
    51:32
  5. 5.
    [Unedited] Eula Biss with Krista Tippett13 September 2018
    2:00:04
  6. 6.
    Poetry From the On Being Gathering — David Whyte (Opening Night)10 September 2018
    33:33
  7. 7.
    Pádraig Ó Tuama and Marilyn Nelson — Choosing Words That Deepen the Argument of Being Alive6 September 2018
    51:33
  8. 8.
    [Unedited] Pádraig Ó Tuama and Marilyn Nelson with Krista Tippett6 September 2018
    1:23:23
  1. 9.
    Eugene Peterson — The Bible, Poetry, and Active Imagination30 August 2018
    51:33
  2. 10.
    [Unedited] Eugene Peterson with Krista Tippett30 August 2018
    1:22:56
  3. 11.
    Mahzarin Banaji — The Mind Is a Difference-Seeking Machine23 August 2018
    51:32
  4. 12.
    [Unedited] Mahzarin Banaji with Krista Tippett23 August 2018
    1:32:39
  5. 13.
    Alan Rabinowitz — We Are All Wildlife16 August 2018
    51:32
  6. 14.
    [Unedited] Alan Rabinowitz with Krista Tippett16 August 2018
    1:28:58
  7. 15.
    “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    2:21
  8. 16.
    “Steal Away” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    2:26
  9. 17.
    “Wade in the Water” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    1:50
  10. 18.
    “Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    2:10
  11. 19.
    “Motherless Child” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    2:18
  12. 20.
    “Let the Work That I’ve Done Speak for Me” performed by Joe Carter13 August 2018
    2:27
  13. 21.
    Joe Carter — The Spirituals9 August 2018
    51:32
  14. 22.
    [Unedited] Joe Carter with Krista Tippett9 August 2018
    2:19:51
  15. 23.
    Living the Questions with Krista Tippett — #46 August 2018
    8:49
  16. 24.
    Alain de Botton — The True Hard Work of Love and Relationships2 August 2018
    51:33
  17. 25.
    [Unedited] Alain de Botton with Krista Tippett2 August 2018
    1:32:39
  18. 26.
    Living the Questions with Krista Tippett — #330 July 2018
    8:59
  19. 27.
    Cory Booker — Civic Spiritual Evolution26 July 2018
    51:33
  20. 28.
    [Unedited] Cory Booker with Krista Tippett26 July 2018
    1:27:35
  21. 29.
    Living the Questions with Krista Tippett — #223 July 2018
    10:44
  22. 30.
    Robin Wall Kimmerer — The Intelligence in All Kinds of Life19 July 2018
    51:33
  23. 31.
    [Unedited] Robin Wall Kimmerer with Krista Tippett19 July 2018
    1:26:49
  24. 32.
    Living the Questions with Krista Tippett — #116 July 2018
    9:37
  25. 33.
    Luis Alberto Urrea — What Borders Are Really About, and What We Do With Them12 July 2018
    51:32
  26. 34.
    [Unedited] Luis Alberto Urrea with Krista Tippett12 July 2018
    1:24:28
  27. 35.
    Yo-Yo Ma — Music Happens Between the Notes5 July 2018
    51:32
  28. 36.
    [Unedited] Yo-Yo Ma with Krista Tippett5 July 2018
    1:39:12
  29. 37.
    Getting Proximate to Pain, and Holding to the Power of Love — Rami Nashashibi and Lucas Johnson28 June 2018
    51:33
  30. 38.
    [Unedited] Rami Nashashibi and Lucas Johnson with Krista Tippett28 June 2018
    1:18:08
  31. 39.
    The Moral World in Dark Times: Hannah Arendt for Now — Lyndsey Stonebridge21 June 2018
    51:33
  32. 40.
    [Unedited] Lyndsey Stonebridge with Krista Tippett21 June 2018
    1:31:29
  33. 41.
    Frank Wilczek — Why Is the World So Beautiful?14 June 2018
    52:07
  34. 42.
    [Unedited] Frank Wilczek with Krista Tippett14 June 2018
    1:22:15
  35. 43.
    America Ferrera and John Paul Lederach — How Change Happens, In Generational Time7 June 2018
    52:07
  36. 44.
    [Unedited] America Ferrera and John Paul Lederach with Krista Tippett7 June 2018
    1:36:11
  37. 45.
    Maria Shriver — Finding My “I Am”31 May 2018
    52:06
  38. 46.
    [Unedited] Maria Shriver with Krista Tippett31 May 2018
    1:17:56
  39. 47.
    Elizabeth Gilbert — Choosing Curiosity Over Fear24 May 2018
    52:06
  40. 48.
    [Unedited] Elizabeth Gilbert with Krista Tippett24 May 2018
    1:36:52
  41. 49.
    How Friendship and Quiet Conversations Transformed a White Nationalist17 May 2018
    52:14
  42. 50.
    [Unedited] Derek Black and Matthew Stevenson with Krista Tippett17 May 2018
    1:04:02
  43. 51.
    john a. powell — Opening to the Question of Belonging10 May 2018
    52:14
  44. 52.
    [Unedited] john a. powell with Krista Tippett10 May 2018
    1:29:14
  45. 53.
    Introducing The On Being Project7 May 2018
    30:46
  46. 54.
    Nature, Joy, and Human Becoming3 May 2018
    52:15
  47. 55.
    [Unedited] Michael McCarthy with Krista Tippett3 May 2018
    1:37:17
  48. 56.
    Carlo Rovelli — All Reality Is Interaction26 April 2018
    52:14
  49. 57.
    [Unedited] Carlo Rovelli with Krista Tippett26 April 2018
    1:21:03
  50. 58.
    angel Kyodo williams — The World Is Our Field of Practice19 April 2018
    51:49
  51. 59.
    [Unedited] angel Kyodo williams with Krista Tippett19 April 2018
    1:27:31
  52. 60.
    The Vitality of Ordinary Things12 April 2018
    51:51
  53. 61.
    [Unedited] Michael Longley with Krista Tippett12 April 2018
    1:22:07
  54. 62.
    This Is Your Brain on Sex5 April 2018
    51:50
  55. 63.
    [Unedited] Helen Fisher with Krista Tippett5 April 2018
    1:29:06
  56. 64.
    Maria Popova and Natalie Batalha — Cosmic Imagining, Civic Pondering29 March 2018
    51:51
  57. 65.
    [Unedited] Maria Popova and Natalie Batalha with Krista Tippett29 March 2018
    1:06:46
  58. 66.
    The Soul in Depression22 March 2018
    51:50
  59. 67.
    [Unedited] Parker Palmer with Krista Tippett22 March 2018
    55:02
  60. 68.
    [Unedited] Andrew Solomon with Krista Tippett22 March 2018
    46:24
  61. 69.
    [Unedited] Anita Barrows with Krista Tippett22 March 2018
    1:00:19
  62. 70.
    Naomi Shihab Nye — Your Life Is a Poem15 March 2018
    51:55
  63. 71.
    [Unedited] Naomi Shihab Nye with Krista Tippett15 March 2018
    1:34:33
  64. 72.
    Nathalie Joachim — Song of Haiti’s Women8 March 2018
    52:15
  65. 73.
    [Unedited] Nathalie Joachim with Krista Tippett8 March 2018
    1:44:10
  66. 74.
    Stephen Batchelor — Wondrous Doubt1 March 2018
    52:14
  67. 75.
    [Unedited] Stephen Batchelor with Krista Tippett1 March 2018
    1:24:25
  68. 76.
    Sylvia Earle — Her Deepness22 February 2018
    52:04
  69. 77.
    [Unedited] Sylvia Earle with Krista Tippett22 February 2018
    1:25:28
  70. 78.
    Rubén Blades, Ashley C. Ford, David Greene, et al. — This Movie Changed Me14 February 2018
    52:03
  71. 79.
    Brené Brown — Strong Back, Soft Front, Wild Heart8 February 2018
    52:04
  72. 80.
    [Unedited] Brené Brown with Krista Tippett8 February 2018
    1:19:01
  73. 81.
    Sarah Bassin and Abdullah Antepli — Holy Envy1 February 2018
    52:03
  74. 82.
    [Unedited] Sarah Bassin and Abdullah Antepli with Krista Tippett1 February 2018
    1:28:33
  75. 83.
    Mary Karr — Astonished by the Human Comedy25 January 2018
    52:09
  76. 84.
    [Unedited] Mary Karr with Krista Tippett25 January 2018
    1:13:12
  77. 85.
    Kevin Kelly — The Universe Is a Question18 January 2018
    52:10
  78. 86.
    [Unedited] Kevin Kelly with Krista Tippett18 January 2018
    1:31:50
  79. 87.
    Isabel Wilkerson — The Heart Is the Last Frontier11 January 2018
    52:11
  80. 88.
    [Unedited] Isabel Wilkerson with Krista Tippett11 January 2018
    1:50:41
  81. 89.
    Christian Wiman — How Does One Remember God?4 January 2018
    52:09
  82. 90.
    [Unedited] Christian Wiman with Krista Tippett4 January 2018
    1:31:29
  83. 91.
    Claire Danes, Ellen Burstyn, Tracy K. Smith, et al. — Stories About Mystery28 December 2017
    51:51
  84. 92.
    David Steindl-Rast — Anatomy of Gratitude21 December 2017
    51:51
  85. 93.
    [Unedited] David Steindl-Rast with Krista Tippett21 December 2017
    1:16:28
  86. 94.
    Rebecca Solnit — Falling Together14 December 2017
    51:51
  87. 95.
    [Unedited] Rebecca Solnit with Krista Tippett14 December 2017
    1:32:42
  88. 96.
    Adam Gopnik — Practicing Doubt, Redrawing Faith7 December 2017
    51:51
  89. 97.
    [Unedited] Adam Gopnik with Krista Tippett7 December 2017
    1:38:00
  90. 98.
    Anand Giridharadas and Whitney Kimball Coe — The Call to Community in a Changed World30 November 2017
    52:10
  91. 99.
    [Unedited] Anand Giridharadas and Whitney Kimball Coe with Krista Tippett30 November 2017
    1:15:51
  92. 100.
    Greg Boyle — The Calling of Delight: Gangs, Service, and Kinship22 November 2017
    52:10
  93. 101.
    [Unedited] Greg Boyle with Krista Tippett22 November 2017
    1:17:21
  94. 102.
    Ta-Nehisi Coates — Imagining a New America16 November 2017
    51:56
  95. 103.
    [Unedited] Ta-Nehisi Coates with Krista Tippett16 November 2017
    1:22:47
  96. 104.
    Rachel Yehuda — How Trauma and Resilience Cross Generations9 November 2017
    52:10
  97. 105.
    [Unedited] Rachel Yehuda with Krista Tippett9 November 2017
    1:34:33
  98. 106.
    Ellen Langer — Science of Mindlessness and Mindfulness2 November 2017
    52:10
  99. 107.
    [Unedited] Ellen Langer with Krista Tippett2 November 2017
    1:29:07
  100. 108.
    Atul Gawande — What Matters in the End26 October 2017
    52:10
  101. 109.
    [Unedited] Atul Gawande with Krista Tippett26 October 2017
    1:22:00
  102. 110.
    Jonathan Haidt — The Psychology of Self-Righteousness19 October 2017
    52:09
  103. 111.
    [Unedited] Jonathan Haidt with Krista Tippett19 October 2017
    1:50:09
  104. 112.
    Joan Halifax — Buoyancy Rather Than Burnout in Our Lives12 October 2017
    52:11
  105. 113.
    [Unedited] Joan Halifax with Krista Tippett12 October 2017
    1:31:59
  106. 114.
    Daniel Kahneman — Why We Contradict Ourselves and Confound Each Other5 October 2017
    52:09
  107. 115.
    [Unedited] Daniel Kahneman with Krista Tippett5 October 2017
    1:38:02
  108. 116.
    Lisa Randall — Dark Matter, Dinosaurs, and Extra Dimensions28 September 2017
    52:10
  109. 117.
    [Unedited] Lisa Randall with Krista Tippett28 September 2017
    1:12:00
  110. 118.
    Arnold Eisen — The Opposite of Good Is Indifference21 September 2017
    52:12
  111. 119.
    [Unedited] Arnold Eisen with Krista Tippett21 September 2017
    1:19:23
  112. 120.
    Junot Díaz — Radical Hope Is Our Best Weapon14 September 2017
    51:54
  113. 121.
    [Unedited] Junot Díaz with Krista Tippett14 September 2017
    1:06:41
  114. 122.
    Maira Kalman — The Normal, Daily Things We Fall in Love With7 September 2017
    51:55
  115. 123.
    [Unedited] Maira Kalman with Krista Tippett7 September 2017
    1:01:12
  116. 124.
    John O'Donohue — The Inner Landscape of Beauty31 August 2017
    52:04
  117. 125.
    [Unedited] John O'Donohue with Krista Tippett31 August 2017
    1:39:21
  118. 126.
    Nikki Giovanni — Soul Food, Sex, and Space24 August 2017
    51:59
  119. 127.
    [Unedited] Nikki Giovanni with Krista Tippett24 August 2017
    1:27:32
  120. 128.
    Ruby Sales — Where Does It Hurt?17 August 2017
    52:00
  121. 129.
    [Unedited] Ruby Sales with Krista Tippett17 August 2017
    2:15:43
  122. 130.
    Cloud Cult — Music Is Medicine10 August 2017
    52:06
  123. 131.
    [Unedited] Cloud Cult with Krista Tippett10 August 2017
    1:30:06
  124. 132.
    Mary Catherine Bateson — Composing a Life3 August 2017
    52:05
  125. 133.
    [Unedited] Mary Catherine Bateson with Krista Tippett3 August 2017
    1:35:06
  126. 134.
    danah boyd — The Internet of the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly27 July 2017
    52:05
  127. 135.
    [Unedited] danah boyd with Krista Tippett27 July 2017
    1:25:25
  128. 136.
    Matthieu Ricard — Happiness As Human Flourishing20 July 2017
    52:24
  129. 137.
    [Unedited] Matthieu Ricard with Krista Tippett20 July 2017
    1:32:41
  130. 138.
    Amichai Lau-Lavie — First Aid for Spiritual Seekers13 July 2017
    52:22
  131. 139.
    [Unedited] Amichai Lau-Lavie with Krista Tippett13 July 2017
    1:37:06
  132. 140.
    Billy Mills, Christina Torres, Ashley Hicks, et al. — Running as Spiritual Practice6 July 2017
    52:23
  133. 141.
    Annette Gordon-Reed and Titus Kaphar — Are We Actually Citizens Here?29 June 2017
    52:00
  134. 142.
    [Unedited] Annette Gordon-Reed and Titus Kaphar with Krista Tippett29 June 2017
    1:17:17
  135. 143.
    Martin Sheen — Spirituality of Imagination22 June 2017
    52:01
  136. 144.
    [Unedited] Martin Sheen with Krista Tippett22 June 2017
    1:33:33
  137. 145.
    Enrique Martínez Celaya — The Whisper of the Order of Things15 June 2017
    52:00
  138. 146.
    [Unedited] Enrique Martínez Celaya with Krista Tippett15 June 2017
    1:28:30
  139. 147.
    Hari Kondabolu, Lindy West, et al. — Humor as a Tool for Survival8 June 2017
    51:49
  140. 148.
    Brian Greene — Reimagining the Cosmos1 June 2017
    51:48
  141. 149.
    [Unedited] Brian Greene with Krista Tippett1 June 2017
    1:24:41
  142. 150.
    Patrisse Cullors and Robert Ross — The Spiritual Work of Black Lives Matter25 May 2017
    51:49
  143. 151.
    [Unedited] Patrisse Cullors and Robert Ross with Krista Tippett25 May 2017
    1:40:37
  144. 152.
    Glenn Beck — What You Do Will Be a Pivot Point11 May 2017
    51:48
  145. 153.
    [Unedited] Glenn Beck with Krista Tippett11 May 2017
    1:34:40
  146. 154.
    Marie Howe — The Power of Words to Save Us4 May 2017
    51:53
  147. 155.
    [Unedited] Marie Howe with Krista Tippett4 May 2017
    1:52:55
  148. 156.
    Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant — Resilience After Unimaginable Loss24 April 2017
    51:51
  149. 157.
    [Unedited] Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant24 April 2017
    1:18:27
  150. 158.
    Richard Rohr — Living in Deep Time13 April 2017
    51:53
  151. 159.
    [Unedited] Richard Rohr with Krista Tippett13 April 2017
    1:20:48
  152. 160.
    Heather McGhee and Matt Kibbe — Repairing the Breach6 April 2017
    51:49
  153. 161.
    [Unedited] Heather McGhee and Matt Kibbe with Krista Tippett6 April 2017
    1:04:04
  154. 162.
    Layli Long Soldier — The Freedom of Real Apologies30 March 2017
    52:05
  155. 163.
    [Unedited] Layli Long Soldier with Krista Tippett30 March 2017
    2:00:49
  156. 164.
    Joy Ladin — Transgender Amid Orthodoxy: I Am Who I Will Be23 March 2017
    52:10
  157. 165.
    [Unedited] Joy Ladin with Krista Tippett23 March 2017
    1:38:49
  158. 166.
    Bessel van der Kolk — How Trauma Lodges in the Body9 March 2017
    52:05
  159. 167.
    [Unedited] Bessel van der Kolk with Krista Tippett9 March 2017
    1:19:28
  160. 168.
    Pádraig Ó Tuama — Belonging Creates and Undoes Us Both2 March 2017
    52:12
  161. 169.
    [Unedited] Pádraig Ó Tuama with Krista Tippett2 March 2017
    1:41:55
  162. 170.
    Marilyn Nelson — Communal Pondering in a Noisy World23 February 2017
    51:47
  163. 171.
    [Unedited] Marilyn Nelson with Krista Tippett23 February 2017
    1:54:42
  164. 172.
    Margaret Wertheim — The Grandeur and Limits of Science16 February 2017
    51:46
  165. 173.
    [Unedited] Margaret Wertheim with Krista Tippett16 February 2017
    1:31:22
  166. 174.
    Chuck Colson, Greg Boyd, and Shane Claiborne — How to Be a Christian Citizen: Three Evangelicals Debate2 February 2017
    51:21
  167. 175.
    [Unedited] Chuck Colson, Greg Boyd, and Shane Claiborne with Krista Tippett2 February 2017
    1:30:48
  168. 176.
    John Lewis — Love in Action26 January 2017
    51:21
  169. 177.
    [Unedited] John Lewis with Krista Tippett26 January 2017
    59:50
  170. 178.
    Anil Dash — Tech's Moral Reckoning12 January 2017
    51:21
  171. 179.
    [Unedited] Anil Dash with Krista Tippett12 January 2017
    1:29:37
  172. 180.
    Maria Popova — Cartographer of Meaning in a Digital Age5 January 2017
    51:21
  173. 181.
    [Unedited] Maria Popova with Krista Tippett5 January 2017
    1:20:09
  174. 182.
    Gordon Hempton — Silence and the Presence of Everything29 December 2016
    51:21
  175. 183.
    [Unedited] Gordon Hempton with Krista Tippett29 December 2016
    1:29:16
  176. 184.
    Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman — Meeting Our Enemies and Our Suffering15 December 2016
    51:00
  177. 185.
    [Unedited] Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman with Krista Tippett15 December 2016
    1:39:12
  178. 186.
    Alice Parker — Singing Is the Most Companionable of Arts7 December 2016
    50:59
  179. 187.
    [Unedited] Alice Parker with Krista Tippett7 December 2016
    1:18:46
  180. 188.
    James Martin — Finding God in All Things1 December 2016
    51:00
  181. 189.
    [Unedited] James Martin with Krista Tippett1 December 2016
    1:29:51
  182. 190.
    Béla Fleck + Abigail Washburn — Truth, Beauty, Banjo24 November 2016
    51:00
  183. 191.
    [Unedited] Abigail Washburn + Béla Fleck with Krista Tippett24 November 2016
    1:23:23
  184. 192.
    Vincent Harding — Is America Possible?10 November 2016
    51:00
  185. 193.
    [Unedited] Vincent Harding with Krista Tippett10 November 2016
    1:24:20
  186. 194.
    Natasha Trethewey and Eboo Patel — How to Live Beyond This Election27 October 2016
    50:59
  187. 195.
    [Unedited] Natasha Trethewey and Eboo Patel with Krista Tippett27 October 2016
    1:09:06
  188. 196.
    David Brooks and E.J. Dionne — Sinfulness, Hopefulness, and the Possibility of Politics20 October 2016
    51:00
  189. 197.
    [Unedited] David Brooks and E.J. Dionne with Krista Tippett20 October 2016
    1:10:04
  190. 198.
    Leonard Mlodinow — Randomness and Choice6 October 2016
    51:00
  191. 199.
    [Unedited] Leonard Mlodinow with Krista Tippett6 October 2016
    1:14:20
  192. 200.
    Alain de Botton — A School of Life for Atheists29 September 2016
    51:00

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