Episodes

Nov. 2, 2020

Powers & Principalities: One Day Until the Next Stage

We're one day out until the November 3rd election. In this brief episode, Blake reviews this season's guests and the threats that…

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Oct. 26, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 9: The Religious Left with Jack Jenki…

My guest this week is Jack Jenkins, national reporter for Religion News Service and author of the book American Prophets: The Rel…

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Oct. 23, 2020

Talking Burnout with Anne Helen Petersen

In this episode, I chat with Anne Helen Petersen about her book Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation ( Amazo…

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Oct. 21, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 8: White Evangelical Racism with Anth…

My guest this week is Dr. Anthea Butler, associate professor of religion and Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania a…

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Oct. 15, 2020

Luke Barnett of Faith Based

My guest this week is Luke Barnett, writer and star of the new film Faith Based, which is available now on demand. Faith Based is…

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Oct. 12, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 7: Answering Audience Questions with …

On this week's episode, I am joined by Bradley Onishi of the Straight White American Jesus podcast to answer your questions about…

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Oct. 5, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 6: White Too Long with Robert Jones

My guest this week is Robert Jones, founder and CEO of PRRI (The Public Religion Research Institute), and author of the recent bo…

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Sept. 28, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 5: The Unholy Alliance of Trump & the…

My guest this week is Sarah Posner, author of the book Unholy: Why White Evangelicals Worship at the Altar of Donald Trump ( Book…

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Sept. 23, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 4.1: CALL FOR QUESTIONS!

We're taking a brief break to allow a little more time for production, but we're ready to take your questions. Brad Onishi (of S…

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Sept. 14, 2020

Powers & Principalities Episode 4: Christian Reconstruction with Juli…

My guest this week is Julie Ingersoll, professor of religious studies at the University of North Florida and author of the book B…

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Sept. 7, 2020

Episode 3: Quantifying Christian Nationalism with Sam Perry & Andrew …

My guests this week are Sam Perry & Andrew Whitehead, authors of the book Taking America Back for God: Christian Nationalism in t…

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Aug. 31, 2020

Powers & Principalities, Episode 2: Jesus and John Wayne, with Kristi…

My guest this week is Kristin Kobes Du Mez, author of the new book Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith…

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Aug. 24, 2020

Powers & Principalities, Episode 1: The Power Worshippers with Kather…

This week's episode features a conversation with Katherine Stewart. Katherine Stewart is the author of The Power Worshippers: Ins…

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Aug. 17, 2020

Powers & Principalities, Episode 0: Diana Butler Bass

In this very first episode of Powers & Principalities (termed Episode 0, because it acts as a bridge between Exvangelical & this …

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July 24, 2020

Coming Soon: Powers & Principalities

Coming soon: Powers & Principalities, a new podcast series from Blake about the systems and institutions that propagate white eva…

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June 26, 2020

Austin Channing Brown (Re-Release)

Austin Channing Brown, author of I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness, joined the show in 2018. This is a …

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May 29, 2020

Gretchen Baskerville

Gretchen Baskerville joins the show! Gretchen Baskerville is a divorce recovery leader and researcher. For more than 20 years, s…

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May 15, 2020

The Backsliders

Keylee & Micah Sudduth - aka the Backsliders - join the show! --- This episode is sponsored by · Charity Promotion: Democracy…

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