All posts by Matthew Lee Anderson

Matthew Lee Anderson is the Founder and Lead Writer of Mere Orthodoxy. He is the author of Earthen Vessels: Why Our Bodies Matter to our Faith and The End of Our Exploring: A Book about Questioning and the Confidence of Faith. Follow him on Twitter or on Facebook.

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Mere Fidelity: Humble Roots, with Hannah Anderson

Welcome to Mere Fidelity, 2017! We are delighted to be back…but even more excited that Hannah Anderson joined us for this first episode of the new year to discuss her new book Humble Roots. Andrew Wilson called it the ‘best new book’...

/ January 17, 2017
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Mere Fidelity: The Incarnation

In the final show of 2016, Matt, Alastair, and Derek consider whether God would have become incarnate had Adam not sinned, and the value of thinking about such hypotheticals. Thanks to all of our listeners for your support this year. This...

/ December 24, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: The Four Loves, on Charity

We conclude the discussion on Lewis’s Four Loves by considering the nature of ‘charity.’ If you enjoyed the show, leave us a review at iTunes. If you didn’t enjoy the show, let us know and we’ll work to make it better. Or...

/ December 19, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: with Tim Keller, on ‘Making Sense of God’

We are delighted to have a preacher some of you might have heard before on the show: Tim Keller. He joins us to discuss his (excellent) new book, Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical. If you enjoyed the...

/ December 13, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: The Four Loves, On Eros

In which we consider the subject of ‘eros’ by way of C.S. Lewis’s chapter on the same in The Four Loves. If you enjoyed the show, leave us a review at iTunes. If you didn’t enjoy the show, let us know...

/ December 7, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: The Post-Election Show

In which we consider the results of the American Presidential election, and what they might mean. If you enjoyed the show, leave us a review at iTunes. If you didn’t enjoy the show, let us know and we’ll work to...

/ November 29, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: Richard Hooker

Alastair talks with Brad Littlejohn and Michael Lynch about the ongoing relevance of 16th century theologian Richard Hooker. Brad’s recent book is a highly praised introduction to Hooker and contemporary debates about him. If you enjoyed the show, leave us a...

/ November 16, 2016
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Mere Fidelity–On Bible Designs, with J. Mark Bertrand

J. Mark Bertrand joins Mere Fidelity to discuss the Biliotheca Reader’s Bible Project and other new ways of designing Bibles. Mark is the author of the Bible Design Blog, and has written on how technology has affected our relationship to...

/ November 8, 2016
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Mere Fidelity: The Four Loves, on Friendship

Matt, Alastair and Derek take up C.S. Lewis’s chapter on friendship. If you enjoyed the show, leave us a review at iTunes. If you didn’t enjoy the show, let us know and we’ll work to make it better. Or we’ll...

/ November 2, 2016

Mere Fidelity: The Election Episode

In which we go there.  John Stonestreet, President of the Colson Center and co-author of Restoring all Things, joins the crew to talk about how Christians should think about the upcoming election and whether and how we are all going to be able to...

/ October 25, 2016