Seth reached out to me on Facebook because he heard my call-in to the Atheist Experience. Seth is my first explicitly faithful Catholic guest. He’s only 23 years old and was home-schooled in an orthodox Catholic family in Ohio. I enjoyed our pleasant but brief chat.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Catholic – 2018-04-02 – Seth Coutinho”
I met Mythica on Facebook. She describes herself as a Christian Witch, or a Pagan. She prefers to think of herself as having added to her Catholic upbringing, rather than having abandoned it. Mythica appeared on Season One of Skin Wars, which is now on Netflix.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other – 2018-04-01 – Mythica von Griffyn”
I met Shane on YouTube. He identifies as a combination of Gnostic and Baptist. Among other things, Shane believes that Satan is not pure spirit, but has a human form with both male and female sexual organs. He was friendly, and we got along well in spite of our theological differences.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other – 2018-03-18 – Shane Edward Lee”
I met Jerry on Facebook, through my friend and recent guest, Thoth. Jerry lives in Taiwan with his wife and their 14-year-old twin boys. He describes himself as a non-Denominational Christian, but has some Calvinist leanings. I forgot to ask him about free will. Next time, perhaps.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Protestant – 2017-12-22 – Jerry White”
Dan is very close with a good friend of mine. He has suffered from a lot of health issues, but recently underwent a health and wellness ordeal that positively impacted his faith life. I love the enthusiasm and energy of this kind and generous man.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Protestant – 2017-08-25 – Dan”
SanathaVihari Losangeles is a Theravada Buddhist monk from Sarathchandra Buddhist Center in Los Angeles California. He stumbled upon my podcast and reached out to put me in touch with some Canadian Buddhists. He’s a bright young man with a sunny disposition.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Buddhist – 2017-08-21 – SanathaVihari Losangeles”
I saw a video of Kavneet Singh speaking about Sikhism on YouTube. I reached out to him and he agreed to speak to me about his faith. I used to live beside the Gurdwara Nanak Darbar Community Center Sikh Temple, and have always admired the Sikh people.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Sikh – 2017-07-24 – Kavneet Singh”
I have known Gandhar since around 2003. He is an interesting man with a lot of colorful stories to tell. I attended his Ph.D defense a few years ago and always enjoy picking his brain about religion and philosophy.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Other – 2017-05-14 – K. Gandhar Chakravarty”
Natalie and I know each other. She welcomed me into her home for this friendly chat. I was just coming down with a cold, and so my voice is a little off.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Jew – 2017-02-04 – Natalie”
Stephen is an old friend. We have enjoyed many a game of chess, and many a game of squash. This was a great opportunity to get to know each other a little better on another level.
Continue reading “Catholic vs. Atheist – 2017-01-13 – Stephen Poitras”