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Maxwell Institute Podcast

By Blair Hodges

Where top-tier scholars help increase religious literacy and understanding.

  1. 1.
    MIConversations #7—Thomas Wayment with Terryl Givens, “Translating a new New Testament”01/11/2019
    47:32
  2. 2.
    MIPodcast #87—William Bickerton: Forgotten Latter Day Prophet, with Daniel P. Stone12/13/2018
    1:11:54
  3. 3.
    MIConversations #6—Margaret Blair Young with Terryl Givens, “The deep waters”11/27/2018
    59:25
  4. 4.
    #86—Danes, Lutherans, and Latter-day Saints, with Julie K. Allen [MIPodcast]11/13/2018
    1:04:11
  5. 5.
    #85—Race and the Making of the Mormon People, with Max Mueller [MIPodcast]10/16/2018
    1:06:40
  6. 6.
    #84—The making of Jane and Emma, with Chantelle Squires and Melissa Leilani Larson [MIPodcast]10/09/2018
    1:08:36
  7. 7.
    MIConversations #5—Brian Kershisnik with Terryl Givens, “Surprising angels”09/28/2018
    57:07
  8. 8.
    #83—What made Americans American, with Benjamin Park [MIPodcast]09/18/2018
    1:10:54
  1. 9.
    MIConversations #4—Thomas F. Rogers with Terryl Givens, “Risk-taking discipleship”08/31/2018
    50:30
  2. 10.
    #82—Christianity and American politics, with Matthew Bowman [MIPodcast]08/14/2018
    58:09
  3. 11.
    MIConversations #3—Kate Holbrook with Terryl Givens, “Extraordinary Women in Mormon History”07/27/2018
    57:07
  4. 12.
    #81—Forgiveness, with Mpho Tutu van Furth [MIPodcast]07/10/2018
    56:55
  5. 13.
    #80—Robert Orsi on History and Presence [MIPodcast]06/13/2018
    58:34
  6. 14.
    MIConversations #1—George Handley and Terryl Givens, “Can creation heal us?”05/27/2018
    52:55
  7. 15.
    #79—Milton and early Mormonism, with John Rogers [MIPodcast]05/08/2018
    51:45
  8. 16.
    #78—The development of LDS liturgy and cosmology, with Jonathan Stapley [MIPodcast]04/17/2018
    52:08
  9. 17.
    #77—Billy Graham and the shaping of a nation, with Grant Wacker [MIPodcast]03/09/2018
    1:04:42
  10. 18.
    #76—Adam Miller on more Letters to a Young Mormon [MIPodcast]02/13/2018
    50:00
  11. 19.
    #75—“To be learned is good,” with Richard Bushman [MIPodcast]01/23/2018
    48:03
  12. 20.
    #74—Feeding the Flock, with Terryl L. Givens [MIPodcast]12/08/2017
    1:06:38
  13. 21.
    #73—Women and power in the Church of God in Christ, with Anthea Butler [MIPodcast]11/17/2017
    1:02:07
  14. 22.
    #72—The Koran in English, with Bruce Lawrence and David Peck [MIPodcast]11/03/2017
    1:21:40
  15. 23.
    #71—Mormon exorcism lore, with Stephen Taysom [MIPodcast]10/27/2017
    1:07:13
  16. 24.
    #70—A Hindu perspective on being a disciple-scholar, with Ravi Gupta [MIPodcast]10/17/2017
    55:00
  17. 25.
    #69—Setting down the sacred past of African Americans, with Laurie Maffly-Kipp [MIPodcast]10/10/2017
    1:03:58
  18. 26.
    #68—Reforming the sacraments, with Jennifer Powell McNutt [MIPodcast]09/27/2017
    47:45
  19. 27.
    #67—How the Reformation rebelled against Luther, with Brad S. Gregory [MIPodcast]09/12/2017
    1:06:22
  20. 28.
    #66—Martin Luther and the birth of the Reformation, with Craig Harline [MIPodcast]08/29/2017
    1:20:44
  21. 29.
    #65—Womanist theology and Mormonism, with Janan Graham-Russell [MIPodcast]08/15/2017
    54:05
  22. 30.
    #64—Heresy, opposition, and becoming gods, with Adam J. Powell [MIPodcast]08/01/2017
    51:34
  23. 31.
    #63—”Works of Love in a World of Violence,” with Deidre Green [MIPodcast]06/06/2017
    49:43
  24. 32.
    #62—Laurel Thatcher Ulrich and “A House Full of Females” [MIPodcast]04/25/2017
    1:03:30
  25. 33.
    #61—Women at the Latter-day Saint pulpit, with Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook [MIPodcast]03/14/2017
    1:05:29
  26. 34.
    #60—The life of the Lotus Sutra, with Donald S. Lopez, Jr. [MIPodcast]02/28/2017
    49:20
  27. 35.
    #59—Village atheists, with Leigh Eric Schmidt [MIPodcast]02/07/2017
    1:15:18
  28. 36.
    #58—Some challenges of religious studies, with Thomas Tweed [MIPodcast]01/17/2017
    56:51
  29. 37.
    #57—One Hundred Birds Taught Me to Fly, with Ashley Mae Hoiland [MIPodcast]12/13/2016
    1:00:14
  30. 38.
    #56—Mormons and American politics, with David E. Campbell and J. Quin Monson [MIPodcast]10/25/2016
    1:18:00
  31. 39.
    #55—American Universities and the Birth of Modern Mormonism, with Thomas W. Simpson [MIPodcast]10/11/2016
    1:16:43
  32. 40.
    #54—The Sin of Certainty, with Peter Enns [MIPodcast]09/27/2016
    1:07:13
  33. 41.
    #53—James L. Kugel on how to read the Bible [MIPodcast]09/13/2016
    1:11:39
  34. 42.
    #52—Reconceiving infertility in the Bible, with Candida Moss and Joel Baden [MIPodcast]08/30/2016
    1:08:53
  35. 43.
    #51— The Work of the Dead, with Thomas W. Laqueur [MIPodcast]08/16/2016
    58:44
  36. 44.
    #50—The Summer Seminar on Mormon Culture, 2015 [MIPodcast]08/02/2016
    56:25
  37. 45.
    #49—The unexpected life of Calvin’s Institutes of the Christian Religion, with Bruce Gordon [MIPodcast]07/12/2016
    1:05:22
  38. 46.
    #48—(Almost) all about African American religious history, with Julius H. Bailey [MIPodcast]06/21/2016
    1:08:00
  39. 47.
    #47—The spiritual lives of America’s “Nones,” with Elizabeth Drescher [MIPodcast]06/07/2016
    1:14:05
  40. 48.
    #46—Marilynne Robinson on The Givenness of Things [MIPodcast]05/24/2016
    59:08
  41. 49.
    #45— How (Not) to Be Secular, with James K. A. Smith [MIPodcast]05/10/2016
    1:09:20
  42. 50.
    #44—Kate Bowler’s history of the prosperity gospel movement [MIPodcast]04/26/2016
    1:13:59
  43. 51.
    #43—The life of C. S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity, with George Marsden [MIPodcast]04/12/2016
    58:29
  44. 52.
    #42—The rabbis and the rain, with Julia Watts Belser [MIPodcast]03/29/2016
    1:11:41
  45. 53.
    #41—The First Fifty Years of Relief Society, with Jill Mulvay Derr, Kate Holbrook, and Matthew Grow (2 of 2) [MIPodcast]03/17/2016
    38:40
  46. 54.
    #40—The First Fifty Years of Relief Society, with Jill Mulvay Derr, Kate Holbrook, and Matthew Grow (1 of 2) [MIPodcast]03/15/2016
    39:40
  47. 55.
    #39—The seven last words of Jesus, with James Martin, SJ [MIPodcast]02/25/2016
    1:04:54
  48. 56.
    #38—N.T. Wright on Paul and His Recent Interpreters [MIPodcast]02/09/2016
    1:07:59
  49. 57.
    #37—Climate change and Christianity, with Willis Jenkins [MIPodcast]01/05/2016
    1:08:21
  50. 58.
    #36—Part 2: Early Christian interpreters of the Bible and the scholars who interpret them, with Peter Martens [MIPodcast]12/15/2015
    49:49
  51. 59.
    #35—Part 1: Early Christian interpreters of the Bible and the scholars who interpret them, with Peter Martens [MIPodcast]12/01/2015
    53:03
  52. 60.
    #34—An Evolving Faith panel discussion [MIPodcast]11/10/2015
    50:12
  53. 61.
    #33—The Study Quran, with Maria Dakake and Joseph Lumbard [MIPodcast]10/20/2015
    1:15:14
  54. 62.
    #32—The printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon, with church historian Robin Scott Jensen [MIPodcast]09/29/2015
    1:03:46
  55. 63.
    #31—Religious tolerance in American history, with Chris Beneke and Christopher Grenda [MIPodcast]09/08/2015
    1:09:44
  56. 64.
    #30—Terryl and Fiona Givens on The Crucible of Doubt [MIPodcast]08/18/2015
    47:15
  57. 65.
    #29—Adam Miller’s Grace is Not God’s Backup Plan [MIPodcast]07/28/2015
    1:08:05
  58. 66.
    #28—The parables of Jesus, with Amy-Jill Levine [MIPodcast]07/07/2015
    1:10:29
  59. 67.
    #27—Wearing God, a conversation with Lauren F. Winner [MIPodcast]06/23/2015
    57:47
  60. 68.
    #26—Martyrdom past and present, with Jolyon Mitchell [MIPodcast]05/19/2015
    1:04:31
  61. 69.
    #25—All about the Jewish Annotated New Testament, with Amy-Jill Levine and Marc Brettler [MIPodcast]04/21/2015
    1:06:43
  62. 70.
    #24—Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Letters and Papers from Prison, with Martin E. Marty [MIPodcast]04/07/2015
    1:09:41
  63. 71.
    #23—Race and Mormonism in the 19th century, with Paul Reeve and Ardis Parshall (part 2) [MIPodcast]03/26/2015
    1:00:05
  64. 72.
    #22—Race and Mormonism in the 19th century, with Paul Reeve and Ardis Parshall (part 1 of 2) [MIPodcast]03/24/2015
    1:00:44
  65. 73.
    #21—The Bhagavad Gita, with Richard H. Davis [MIPodcast]03/10/2015
    1:21:17
  66. 74.
    #20—Reading the New Testament Gospels with Julie M. Smith [MIPodcast]02/20/2015
    57:51
  67. 75.
    #19—Investigating the Dead Sea Scrolls, with John J. Collins [MIPodcast]02/04/2015
    1:07:36
  68. 76.
    #18- Job through the ages, with Mark Larrimore [MIPodcast]01/05/2015
    1:13:30
  69. 77.
    #17- The life of Genesis, with Ronald Hendel [MIPodcast]12/18/2014
    1:05:42
  70. 78.
    #16- Peter Enns on reading the Bible critically and religiously [MIPodcast]11/10/2014
    1:15:21
  71. 79.
    #15- Reading the Bible critically and religiously, with Marc Brettler [MIPodcast]10/14/2014
    1:15:13
  72. 80.
    #14- Standing Apart, or Reconsidering the “Great Apostasy,” featuring Miranda Wilcox and John Young [MIPodcast]09/30/2014
    1:10:29
  73. 81.
    #13- What’s the Yoga Sutra of Patanjali, featuring David Gordon White [MIPodcast]09/09/2014
    1:07:08
  74. 82.
    #12- Summer Seminar scholars discuss “The History of the Mormon Family” [MIPodcast]08/22/2014
    41:27
  75. 83.
    #11- Bernard McGinn on Aquinas’s Summa theologiae [MIPodcast]08/01/2014
    1:12:03
  76. 84.
    #10- Spencer, Bokovoy, Miller: Three Mormon scholars discuss the relevance of scripture [MIPodcast]07/10/2014
    32:24
  77. 85.
    #9- John Turner on Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet [MIPodcast]06/23/2014
    1:10:31
  78. 86.
    #8- Molly Worthen on faith and the intellect in American Evangelicalism [MIPodcast]05/16/2014
    1:00:53
  79. 87.
    #7- Terryl Givens on the Book of Mormon [MIPodcast]05/02/2014
    42:45
  80. 88.
    #6- Adam Miller discusses Letters to a Young Mormon [MIPodcast]01/17/2014
    1:01:03
  81. 89.
    #5- Samuel Brown on In Heaven as It Is on Earth and “Believing Adoption” [MIPodcast]11/01/2013
    50:44
  82. 90.
    #4- Myron Penner on The End of Apologetics [MIPodcast]09/25/2013
    1:12:26
  83. 91.
    #3- James Goldberg on The Five Books of Jesus [MIPodcast]09/09/2013
    1:17:20
  84. 92.
    #2- George Handley on Mormonism and the environment [MIPodcast]08/14/2013
    1:21:24
  85. 93.
    #1- Terryl and Fiona Givens, on faith, doubt, and The God Who Weeps [MIPodcast]07/10/2013
    1:16:56

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