TCC Radio: Christian Wiman on remembering God

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Christian Wiman

Christian Wiman speaks on Krista Tippett’s, On Being, about his return to faith after twenty years away. Falling in love and being diagnosed with cancer brought him back.  He speaks about being a religious person in a post-religious world saying: “I have had these incredible experiences in my life of suffering or joy or both and they have demanded some action of me . . . one of the ways we know that our spiritual inclinations are valid is that they lead us out of ourselves.”  Wiman is a poet and essayist and the editor of Poetry magazine. Listen to it here:

Then read Wiman’s essay about his return to faith: My Bright Abyss