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THINGS HIDDEN 196: Why Do Badgers Fight?

David Gornoski, Shannon Braswell, Shane Kennedy and Surit Dasgupta get together for an exciting discussion on what made Christians close-minded, why churches must abandon worship of institutions, obsessing over ecclesiology, why there is a lack of joy in church, and more. Check out Bright News here.

THINGS HIDDEN 191: What Made the West Lose its Mind?

David Gornoski is joined by Shane Kennedy and Shannon Braswell for a conversation on the negation of the body in the West, the rise of pseudo-gnosticism, the similarities in modern-day conflicts, returning to signs and wonders, why secularists want to transcend nature, the attempt to return to Nietzschean, and more.

THINGS HIDDEN 175: The Ape of God

David Gornoski, Surit Dasgupta, and Shannon Braswell get together to discuss various topics such as the dehumanization of Trump; the serpent of the fall; the effects of Adam’s sin; the nature of Cain’s sin; the redefining of heroes and villains after Christ; and more. Check out Bright News here.

THINGS HIDDEN 166: Swimming in the Sea of Sameness

David Gornoski is joined by Bright News editor Shannon Braswell for a conversation on encountering antichrists, lack of future vision in modern churches, undifferentiation in culture, why people are turning to traditional churches, how the Gospel debunks the notion of a violent God, why violence should be higher on the list of concerns for Christians, […]

THINGS HIDDEN 160: Israel vs Gaza Through New Eyes

David Gornoski, Shane Kennedy, and Shannon Braswell get together to discuss the current situation in the Middle East, the USA’s role in the Israel-Palestine conflict, the Jesus response to the war, the violence-condoning passages in the Old Testament, the formation of Israel, and more.

THINGS HIDDEN 149: Trump Enters the Belly of the Whale

As Trump’s arrest eclipses the GOP primary debate, David Gornoski, Shane Kennedy, and Shannon Braswell get together to discuss the last few hours of Trump’s freedom, that infamous mugshot, why liberals are susceptible to McWoke propaganda, whether the elites can enforce a soviet-style authoritarianism, why Fani Willis needs to have Oliver Anthony on speedial, the […]

THINGS HIDDEN 137: Social Justice Activists and Scapegoat Rulers

Shannon Braswell and Shane Kennedy sit down for a conversation on how social justice activists are molded in the education system; how wealth is drained from local communities; why local governance is the godliest form of government; why influence and power are not for everyone; why loving one’s community is not equal to loving an […]

THINGS HIDDEN 134: A Gambler’s Economy of Loans and Debts

Shane Kennedy and Shannon Braswell get together and talk about the Supreme Court decision on affirmative action and how it affects minorities; how student loan debts can be erased; religious liberties in a time of aggressive secular ideologies; why Americans think that civilization is in decline; why local issues should be the focus of the […]

THINGS HIDDEN 133: The Truth of the Incorruptible Body

In this THINGS HIDDEN episode, Shannon Braswell and Shane Kennedy get together for a fascinating conversation on sister Wilhelmina Lancaster as role model against a nihilistic culture, whether miracles are real, the transition towards Vatican II, cults of personality, and more.

THINGS HIDDEN 132: New Rights and Old Wrongs

David Gornoski, Shannon Braswell, and Shane Kennedy talk about the concept of historical sins as it relates to social justice; how North Korea would handle California; the latest revelations on the Biden family; the post-libertarian Right; Machiavelli’s political philosophy; force vs. persuasion; the truth behind the retreat to traditionalism; and more.