Dr. Stephen Rankin interviews Dr. Ephraim Radner, Professor of Historical Theology at Wycliffe College about Radner’s recent article on theology after the virus and how the covid-19 pandemic has presented a new opportunity to engage in theological education.
Classic Texts: Music as Prayer with Ephraim Radner
The Living Church Podcast
Enjoy these classic musical texts introduced and played by theologian Ephraim Radner. Violin "readings" from his home are interspersed with reflections on discipleship and prayer. Songs played in this episode: "Brother James' Air," "Praise to the Lord," "O Food to Pilgrims Given," "Modeh Ani," "Is There Anybody Here," Telemann's "Fantasia," Biber's "Passacaglia," "Come Down O Love Divine." --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/living-church/support
Ephraim Radner is an episcopal priest and Professor of Historical Theology at Wycliffe College. He’s the author of books like The End of the Church: A Pneumatology of Christian Division in the West (Eerdmans, 1998), Brutal Unity: The Spiritual Politics of the Christian Church (Baylor University Press, 2012), Time and the Word: Figural Reading of the Christian Scriptures (Eerdmans, 2016), and A Time to Keep: Theology, Mortality, and the Shape of a Human Life (Baylor University Press, 2017). Today he’s going to speak with me about his forthcoming book with Baylor University Press, Profound Ignorance: Modern Pneumatology and its Anti-modern Redemption (Baylor University Press). https://www.baylorpress.com/9781481310796/a-profound-ignorance He gave a lecture at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School last year that is a preview of the book. You may want to watch or listen to this lecture before listening to the interview. https://henrycenter.tiu.edu/resource/spirit-of-life-and-death-modern-pneumatology-and-the-struggle-against-mortality/