~ Mikhaila Peterson Tells Jon McCray How Her Family’s Faith Has Impacted Her Father, Jordan Peterson, on Premier’s ‘The Big Conversation’ ~
The podcast brings a millennial perspective to the series with a discussion between popular youtube hosts regarding whether internet atheism has run its course and if young people ready to find meaning in religion again. The series, produced in partnership with the John Templeton Foundation, features world-class thinkers across the religious and atheist communities discussing faith, science and what it means to be human.
Jordan Peterson’s Family’s Faith
Mikhaila Peterson is the daughter of renowned author and psychologist Jordan Peterson. She has established her own significant YouTube and podcast following. Peterson recently announced that she has found God during a low point during her father’s illness through a series of spiritual experiences.
Who Is Jordan Peterson?
Jordan Peterson is a Canadian clinical psychologist, YouTube personality, author, and a professor emeritus at the University of Toronto. He has described himself as a “classic British liberal” and a “traditionalist”. He is known for combining psychology, mythology, religion, literature, philosophy and neuroscience to analyze systems of belief and meaning.
|Jon McCray runs the popular YouTube channel ‘Whaddo You Meme?’, responding to atheism and engaging popular culture. Show host Justin Brierley is Theology and Apologetics Editor at Premier Christian Radio and the author of the book Unbelievable? Why, after ten years of talking with atheists, I’m still a Christian.|
The new season launched May 20, with new episodes releasing every 2 weeks.
May 20 – Episode 1: Richard Dawkins & Francis Collins: Biology, Belief and Covid
(available for replay here.
June 3 – Episode 2: Rowan Williams & Paul Kingsnorth: Conversion, Culture, and the Cross
June 17 – Episode 3: Iain McGilchrist & Sharon Dirckx: Is there a Master Behind our Minds? (from live event filmed at Unbelievable? The Conference in May)
July 1 – Episode 4: Graham Oppy & Guillaume Bignon: Rationality, Religious Experience and the Case for God
July 15 – Episode 5: Lord Martin Rees & John Wyatt: Robots, Transhumanism and Life Beyond Earth
July 29 – Episode 6: Mikhaila Peterson & Jon McCray: Are Millennials & Gen Z ready to believe in God?
All episodes are now available online at https://www.thebigconversation.show. More information on season 4 can be found at The Big Conversation: Season 4 • Dawkins, Collins, Williams, Peterson, McGilchrist, and more…
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