Podcast:
Another Name for Every Thing

Love is the energy that sustains the universe, moving everything toward resurrection. —Richard Rohr

Another Name for Every Thing with Richard Rohr is a podcast based on the themes of his new book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe. Richard is joined by two students of the Christian contemplative path, Brie Stoner and Paul Swanson, who seek to integrate the wisdom of The Universal Christ amidst diapers, disruptions, and the shifting state of our world.

You can listen and subscribe to Another Name for Every Thing with Richard Rohr through iTunes, Google Podcast, Stitcher or any podcast player worth its salt.

We are currently in production for Season 3 of Another Name for Every Thing, and would love for you to be a part of it! Do you have a question for Brie, Paul or Richard? Leave us a voicemail!

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Music Credits for Another Name for Every Thing with Richard Rohr: “One” & “Anklebone” written by Dani Green & Zack Green. Performed by Birdtalker. Courtesy of Sensibility Recordings, Tone Tree Music, & Resin8 Music.

7 | The Path of Great Suffering

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Length: 00:55:48
Size: 67mb

Richard Rohr, in conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, responds to listener questions on suffering and brokenness, for example:

  • How am I fortunate enough to have an experience of suffering be transformative, but the same experiences of suffering seems to irreparably damage others?
  • How do we not become cynical or shutdown in the midst of suffering?

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 00:55:48
Size: 67mb

6 | Embodiment: An Incarnational Worldview

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Length: 01:13:24
Size: 88.1mb

Richard Rohr responds to listeners questions on some of the most pressing themes of his book, The Universal Christ. In conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, Richard responds to listener questions on embodiment and incarnation, for example:

• Fr. Richard can you speak to the way Christianity has divided the body and the spirit?
• How can we reclaim the joy of our bodies – embodying with joy and gratitude for the magnificence of very “ordinary” (even that shows cultural bias), non-skinny, yet fully alive and wonderful human bodies?

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Length: 01:13:24
Size: 88.1mb

5 | Non-Duality in Relationships, Community and Religion (Part 2)

Saturday, August 31, 2019
Length: 43:32
Size: 41mb

Richard Rohr, in conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, responds to listener questions on non-duality in all corners of life. This is Part 2 of this conversation. For example:

  • As I deepen my contemplative faith and so value it’s unity and “wholeness” how do I best bring it up within my faith group who may be threatened by the ideas?
  • How can women find ways to connect with the feminine side of God while we wait for our religions to begin embracing the feminine divine, while not passing patriarchy on to our kids?

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 43:32
Size: 41mb

4 | Non-Duality in Relationships, Community and Religion (Part1)

Saturday, August 24, 2019
Length: 01:07:50
Size: 81.4mb

Richard Rohr, in conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, responds to listener questions on non-duality in all corners of life. This is Part 1 of this conversation. For example:

  •  How does one deal with parents who out of fear of hell, confront & “witness” at every opportunity?
  • How can we see Christ in everyone and everything without being naive?

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Length: 01:07:50
Size: 81.4mb

3 | Hell, The Devil and The Afterlife

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Length: 57:50
Size: 69.4mb

Richard Rohr responds to listeners questions on some of the most pressing themes of his book, The Universal Christ. In conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, Richard responds to listener questions on Hell, evil and the after life, for example:

  • How do you think about what happens to the soul after the death of the body?
  • Does any aspect of ‘me’ live on?
  • What is Satan’s reality in this world. How does that fit in a Christ-soaked world?

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 57:50
Size: 69.4mb

2 | The Holy Spirit

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Length: 01:10:00
Size: 76mb

Richard Rohr, in conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, responds to listener questions on the Holy Spirit in relationship to the Universal Christ, for example:

  • Richard, when you speak of the Universal Christ, in some ways it sounds similar to Evangelical language regarding the Holy Spirit.
  • Could you respond to this? How do you perceive the work of the Spirit in today’s world? Does every generation need a ‘Pentecost’?

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 01:10:00
Size: 76mb

1 | Jesus, Incarnation and The Christ Resurrection

Saturday, August 3, 2019
Length: 1:17:56
Size: 74.9mb

Richard Rohr responds to listeners questions on some of the most pressing themes of his book, The Universal Christ. In conversation with Paul Swanson and Brie Stoner, Richard responds to listener questions on the personal Jesus and the universal Christ, for example:

  • Is Jesus’ death and resurrection just a story to outline the ‘order – disorder – reorder’ path?
  • What is the balance between the personal Jesus and the universal Christ?
  • And how does it affect relationship when we are doing our best to love our neighbor?

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book, The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 1:17:56
Size: 74.9mb

Bonus: Roots & Formation

Saturday, July 20, 2019
Length: 01:22:44
Size: 114mb

Another Name for Every Thing returns with a bonus episode. Paul and Brie talk with Richard about the formation of the Center for Action and Contemplation, it’s whereabouts, and what a day in the life of Richard Rohr looks like. Additionally, the hosts share their life’s practices and what the contemplative journey has looked like for them.

Visit cac.org/podcast to listen to season one of Another Name for Every Thing

Visit universalchrist.org to learn more about the core themes of Richard’s latest book The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

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Length: 01:22:44
Size: 114mb

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