NCR Podcast: New columns, American culture and baseball


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With spring comes baseball — and this year, two brand-new columns on The Gospel of Sports focuses on faith through the lens of sports. Columns are written by Mike Jordan Laskey and will publish every six weeks. The second new series is called Theology en la Plaza, which will feature four public theologians writing from distinctly Latin@ perspectives. Columns will focus on matters impacting church and society.

Recent columns by Mike and Carmen Nanko-Fernández focus on baseball and its capacity to bring people together.

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