Ep. 153 Book Club: Richard Rohr's The Universal Christ
In Good Faith - Season 7, Episode 17
- May 28, 2023 6:00 am
- 52:47 mins
In this book club episode, Steve talks with guests Steven Nordstrom and Sydney Ballif about Richard Rohr's book, "The Universal Christ." The book explores Christ's influence across time. Rohr implores readers to see Christ in their everyday lives, including the mundane. Steven Nordstrom is a fellow pilgrim on the Way, a student of the vast expanse of human experience who strives to build up communities centered upon love and care. He works as a financial analyst supporting hospitals in Utah County, but previously spent seven years as a librarian. Steven has made his spiritual home with the congregation of St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Provo for the past 10 years. Sydney is a native Southern Californian, a graduate from BYU in interdisciplinary humanities, and number five of the children. Currently, she hopes to get a PhD in philosophy, with a special emphasis on the philosophy of love and forgiveness.