Everything Happens with Kate Bowler

Latest Episodes

Jan Richardson: Stubborn Hope

October 27, 2020 - 37:28
What does it mean to be blessed? If you were to scroll through social media, you'd assume that "blessed" are the ones with gorgeous,...

Abigail Marsh: Extraordinary Empathy

October 21, 2020 - 34:55
Are some people more empathetic than others? By studying those on the opposite end of the compassion spectrum—those with...

Bishop Michael Curry: The Power of Ordinary Love

October 13, 2020 - 36:22
Sometimes it feels like the world is irreparably broken. A climate crisis leading to more hurricanes, fires, and melting glaciers. A...

About The Show

Life isn't always bright and shiny, as Kate Bowler knows. Kate is a young mother, writer and professor who, at age 35, was suddenly diagnosed with Stage IV cancer. In, warm, insightful, often funny conversations, Kate talks with people about what they've learned in dark times. Kate teaches at Duke Divinity School and is author of "Everything Happens (And Other Lies I've Loved)."

More Episodes

Jan Richardson: Stubborn Hope

October 27, 2020 - 37:28
What does it mean to be blessed? If you were to scroll through social media, you'd assume that "blessed" are the ones with gorgeous,...

Abigail Marsh: Extraordinary Empathy

October 21, 2020 - 34:55
Are some people more empathetic than others? By studying those on the opposite end of the compassion spectrum—those with...

Bishop Michael Curry: The Power of Ordinary Love

October 13, 2020 - 36:22
Sometimes it feels like the world is irreparably broken. A climate crisis leading to more hurricanes, fires, and melting glaciers. A...

Susan Burton: Bless This Body

October 6, 2020 - 28:34
There are some secrets we'd rather not tell, but that eat us alive anyway. Writer Susan Burton was trapped in an eating disorder with no...

Victoria Sweet: Medicine with a Soul

September 29, 2020 - 31:55
How do doctors, nurses, and other caring professionals keep their hearts soft when there are forces that make it hard to stay that way?...

Will Willimon: Your Work is a Calling

September 22, 2020 - 33:26
What does it mean to be called to something? What if that job wears you thin? What if you think you've aged out of your vocation? In...