Podcast: Racism and the Response of Religion

Episode 3 of the Religica Theolab Blogcast features Michael Ramos, who serves as the Executive Director of the Church Council of Greater Seattle. Subscribe to our Podcasts at:    Return to all Podcasts “Religious Institutions will continue to reflect the dominant culture and it sins, until the deep inner work is done to undo institutional [...] Read More

Podcast: A Full Life Enriched by Repairing the World

Rita Semel is interviewed by Dr. Michael Trice, and she discusses the importance and relevance of Tikkun Olam and how she works with other religions to repair the world. Subscribe to our Podcasts at:    Return to all Podcasts “If you boil down every religion to its essence, it’s all about repairing the world.” Read More

Podcast: A Spiritual Hippocratic Oath

When Bruce Knotts and Dr. Michael Reid Trice sat down together, the two discussed whether there is a spiritual Hippocratic Oath. Subscribe to our Podcasts at:    Return to all Podcasts “We can’t base our support or lack of support on one issue.” Read More

Podcast: The PeaceMaker’s Path – MultiFaith Approaches to Peace

Jerry Zehr speaks on interreligious engagement and support in order to find and approach peace among everyone no matter their faith or religion. Subscribe to our Podcasts at:    Return to all Podcasts “Mindfulness, reflection, self-awareness is all part of prayer, the power of prayer that can change not only our lives, but the other's.” Read More

Podcast: Reflections on COP 26 and the Human Challenge

Fazlun Khalid, engineer and interfaith environmentalist, recently spoke with Center director Dr. Michael Reid Trice. Khalid shares about how human development and innovation, specifically banks, are destroying the earth, and he explains how it’s the responsibility of humans to be aware of the impact they are making on the environment. Subscribe to our Podcasts at: [...] Read More

Podcast: Global Challenges, Curriculum and Raising our Empathy I.Q.

Seattle U President, Eduardo Peñalver speaks with Dr. Michael Reid Trice about how he views education, and how he believes the school’s mission can be accomplished. Subscribe to our Podcasts at:    Return to all Podcasts “We need to find room for productive disagreement on campus as a part of the academic mission to go [...] Read More

Podcast: Following Pope Francis and the Laudato Si Action Plan

Father Joshtrom Isaac Kureethadam spoke in a 2021 interview with Center Director Dr. Michael Reid Trice. Father Kureethadam is the Coordinator of the Sector of “Ecology and Creation” at the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development; one of the closest advisers on climate to Pope Francis. They spoke about the Vatican Laudato Si Action [...] Read More