In this episode we talk to Rachel Held Evans about her journey from a conservative evangelical faith, through a period of wrestling with questions, doubt, cynicism and despair, to the emergence of a new kind of faith. And we discuss the trials and tribulations of embarking on this journey under the gaze of social media.

 

 

Want more (really? the interview was an hour long!)? Then check out her blog, and her honest, insightful and challenging books Faith Unravelled, A Year of Biblical Womanhood, and Searching for Sunday.

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One comment on “Rachel Held Evans – Losing My [Evangelical] Religion (N97)

  1. Peter Jun 28, 2015

    Really enjoyed this interview. I’ve been familiar with Rachel and her journey for a number of years. Although English and converted there at 20, I’ve spent most of my adult life around American Pentecostals and Evangelicals. Early on, it was a life-ruining experience. In recent years, my relationship with Jesus has been completely re-born and I can relate to you guys and Rachel completely.

    Glad to have found Nomad. Look forward to listening to old and new podcasts.

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