Maxwell Institute Podcast

Where faith and scholarship break bread together

November 03rd, 2017 | by Blair Hodges

The Koran in English, with Bruce Lawrence and David Peck [MIPodcast #72]

When the Qur’an was revealed to the prophet Muhammad, it arrived in the language of his place and time—Arabic. To this day, for virtually all […]

October 17th, 2017 | by Blair Hodges

A Hindu perspective on being a disciple-scholar, with Ravi Gupta [MIPodcast #70]

Who owns religion? Who gets to say what is right or wrong, fact or fiction about any religious tradition? Religious believers and scholars of religion […]

October 10th, 2017 | by Blair Hodges

Setting down the sacred past of African Americans, with Laurie Maffly-Kipp [MIPodcast #69]

An estimated twelve million Africans were forced into slavery from the seventeenth century until Emancipation. Torn from their land, separated from family and kin, their […]

September 27th, 2017 | by Blair Hodges

Reforming the sacraments, with Jennifer Powell McNutt [MIPodcast #68]

Martin Luther believed the Bible proved that the Catholic Church had gone astray. His efforts to bring reform to the church wound up leading to […]

The Maxwell Institute Podcast is where faith and scholarship have a nice conversation over lunch. Scholars from the Latter-day Saint tradition and beyond talk about faith, history, scripture, philosophy, theology, and more.


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