The Cathedral Podcast

St Andrew's Cathedral Singapore

Listen to podcasts recorded at St Andrew's Cathedral Singapore.

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Trailer 21 min 24 sec

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How shall we navigate our differences and disagreements? When is it diversity, and how can we seek reconciliation? We speak with Dr Gordon Smith on these subjects he’s written about.

Oct 5

45 min 12 sec

From youth pastor to missions leader, Joseph helps us see how mission involves three strands, and the challenges ahead as we pass the baton.

Sep 28

49 min 16 sec

Pastor Edmund and mortician Daniel discuss the Christian view of death and practical thoughts on the journey of dying, suicide and bereavement.

Sep 14

40 min 53 sec

Anthony and Lin Ho demystify Spiritual Direction and helps us see its place in a Christians’ journey of maturation.

Aug 31

44 min 7 sec

How do we plan responsibly and with faith? Cheryl Chung, who helps organisations plan, discusses this seeming condundrum.

Aug 17

38 min 47 sec

The news feels old and overwhelming. How do we read, make sense and respond? Revd Daniel Wee joins us to explore this.

Aug 3

33 min 30 sec

Denominations sometimes appear to suggest disunity. We ask church historian Dr Violet James to help us understand how it all came about, and where it may be headed.

Jul 20

44 min 42 sec

Why research when we have faith? Adrian Chan shares his training and experience from leadership development and church eldership.

Jun 29

36 min 51 sec

Jennifer Heng shares both the pain and the plain-speak about a topic we rarely discuss.

Jun 15

34 min 17 sec

Nathanael Goh discusses why working for the greater good of society is a unique Christian calling.

Jun 1

41 min 23 sec

Banker Timothy Wong discusses how his faith informs and inspires his work in the financial industry.

May 18

31 min 38 sec

Pastor Ian Toh helps us see how affirming life is a powerful lens to understand the Gospel and church.

May 8

30 min 45 sec

The work of missions has changed. Christy and Lawrence’s robust repartee helps us stretch our thinking.

Apr 27

53 min 46 sec

Bishop Gordon Wong discusses the unique nature and the vision of spiritual leadership and its outworkings.

Apr 13

51 min 42 sec

Bishop Rennis Ponniah shares how the church can mature through the storms and be ready for a whole new future.

Mar 30

48 min 55 sec

Are there important things all parents cannot fail in or neglect? Dr Eliza Lian-Ding helps us answer this critical question.

Mar 16

37 min 12 sec

Friends Jonathan and Leonard draw from their adventures and personal growth as fresh grads to discuss poetry, meaning, and outreach.

Mar 2

39 min 26 sec

Catch the contagious delight of Biblical lecturer Wen Pin as he helps us understand how to enjoy the Bible.

Feb 16

37 min 16 sec

Marilyn McEntyre shares how the erosion of language impacts faith and life, and we consider ways we can respond and reclaim this unique human capacity.

Jan 19

41 min 5 sec

Wen Pin and Shereena help us understand disability and how to respond in a mature way with their personal stories and advocacy work.

Jan 5

39 min 18 sec

Dr Roland Chia helps us understand the doctrine of God’s constancy and its importance for our faith and life.

Dec 2020

42 min 56 sec

Far from a dusty archaic first half, Dr Peter Ho helps us appreciate how crucial knowing the Old Testament is to proper faith formation.

Dec 2020

40 min

Pastoral consultant Philip Huan helps us understand what church health is and why it is so crucial to us organically and organisationally.

Nov 2020

35 min 24 sec

Jenni shares her personal and pastoral journey of the life-transforming value of cultivating silence as a spiritual discipline.

Nov 2020

29 min 46 sec

Advocate and mom Dawn Fung shares her heart for the need to have a strong view of education and the urgent need to reclaim it.

Oct 2020

43 min 10 sec

Theologian Dr Edmund and his brother, Pastor Raymond Fong share why it is important how we see the end and some difficulties we must grapple with.

Oct 2020

38 min 16 sec

A loving banter with Quek Shiwei and Joanne Kwok on labels, definitions, biblical vision and the part brothers can play to help the gals out.

Sep 2020

33 min 11 sec

Carol Loi discusses the urgency of helping our children navigate a new world online, and how to go about it.

Sep 2020

48 min 23 sec

We discuss both the opportunity, dangers and safeguards needed about being online with youth pastor and social influencer Isaac Ong.

Sep 2020

41 min 24 sec

With increasing incidence, we talk to psychiatrist Dr Raja Velloo about the factors related to mental wellness and explore how the church can help.

Aug 2020

45 min 7 sec

More than a popular theological idea, Rev Timothy Khoo shares how raw and real grace really is through his story of personal redemption.

Aug 2020

38 min 25 sec

A discussion with Aaron Lee on whether technology is a threat to humans and how we can respond.

Jul 2020

33 min 10 sec

How should we think about technology and use it wisely? Aaron Lee dissects this subject for us.

Jul 2020

39 min 48 sec

Bryan Shen shares insights from personal and professional experience about the complexities of gender identity struggles.

Jul 2020

54 min 6 sec

How can we understand this phenomenon, resist its allure and mitigate its effects? Raphael Zhang helps us with these questions and more.

Jun 2020

36 min 56 sec

Honest and insightful sharing from Wendy Wong on how illness led her on an unconventional path and towards a wholeness and depth she was surprised by.

Jun 2020

34 min 53 sec

The Faith-Life Team shares their observations about the pandemic and their hopes for what fruit it may yield.

Jun 2020

29 min 54 sec

We feel the loss through Covid-19. Soo Inn and Bernice of Graceworks helps us understand why friendship is so essential.

Jun 2020

33 min 59 sec

We are creatures of feeling, and often find ourselves surprised by our emotions. Jenni shares her personal and pastoral insights on managing and maturing our emotions.

May 2020

30 min 54 sec

Scientist Benjamin and Ps Kuo Yong help us to see why caring for creation is a part of a Christian’s calling.

May 2020

40 min 43 sec

In this time of post-truth, how can we look to the Bible as an authority? One time lawyer and policy adviser Max Jeganathan discusses legitimacy and our real struggles in submitting to the Bible.

Apr 2020

32 min 28 sec

Lawyer Ronald JJ Wong helps us understand what social justice is and why it is so critical to our faith and how we can work towards it.

Apr 2020

32 min 16 sec

Staying at Home in Holy Week - A Conversation with Two Vicars, Revd Daniel Wee and Canon Terry Wong, recorded just before PM's speech on 3rd April

Apr 2020

19 min 1 sec

This convo with Edric Sng, editor of thir.st and Salt and Light about the online world is even more pertinent in view of Covid-19, though here we focus on the next gen who are digital natives.

Mar 2020

34 min 59 sec

Work has a bad rep. Should we see it differently? Marketplace advocate Timothy Liu discusses the value and significance of work from a faith perspective.

Mar 2020

37 min 53 sec

Surely God does not want us to be sick? Rev Wong Tak Meng guides us pastorally and Scripturally to learn how to view and go through sickness, individually and as a church.

Feb 2020

33 min 34 sec

Can observing Lent transform your life? Pastor Ian Chew and theological student Gabriel Tan help us with the origins, purpose, and power of the forty-day season that culminates with the Resurrection.

Feb 2020

36 min 7 sec

What is family? With three boys of their own, Joseph and Li Ping Gan share how they were led to foster two more. Hear their journey of conviction, preparation and how the church helped.

Jan 2020

30 min 56 sec

Just how many, how diverse, and how united is the Singapore church? We talk with Ng Zhiwen, a local mission-enabler who has spent nearly a decade finding out just that.

Jan 2020

37 min 23 sec

Faith starts off as a seed. Prof Lawrence Chia shares insights from his eventful life to show us how faith grows, deepens and creatively responds to life’s realities.

Dec 2019

31 min 35 sec