Standalone Episode 05 Jake Meador
In Search of the Common Good
Hey listeners, we had a miscommunication leading to the episode originally being published with the wrong intro music—sorry to any of you who got that earlier version! This new version has the right intro music (and one edit fix Chris caught listening back through the episode as a bonus). Sorry about any hassle or confusion!
An interview with author and editor (and our friend!) Jake Meador—focused especially on his book In Search of the Common Good: Christian Fidelity in a Fractured World.
- possibly of interest to listeners: posts and essays Chris has written for Mere O
“The Dishonesty of the Abortion Debate”, Caitlin Flanagan, The Atlantic
The Human Condition, Hannah Arendt
“Why Don’t Rich People Just Stop Working?”, Alex Williams, The New York Times
- Related, see the episode “When meritocracy wins, everybody loses” on The Ezra Klein Show
On India’s tax break for companies which can invest at least $750M in data centers: “This State’s 50-Year Bet on Big Tech Could Cost Hundreds of Millions of Dollars”, Mya Frazier, Bloomberg
Derek Rishmawy: @DZRishmawy and Fred Sanders: @FredFredSanders
Second Treatise on Government, John Locke
”Questions for Jake Meador after reading his lovely new book”, Brad East
On the Christian view of marriage and family in the future:
But Jesus answered them, “You are wrong, because you know neither the Scriptures nor the power of God. For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.…”
Desiring God, John Piper
“Slow Cooker vs. Crock Pot - What’s the Difference?” (because regionalisms are fun, and you might call this something else)
For Chris on Sabbath and rest, check out the final section of Corecursive 34: Using TypeScript Like A Pro with Chris Krycho, or check out the transcript here
The Divine Imperative, by Emil Brunner (read about him)
Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe
Lord of the Flies, William Golding
- “Shush Me” by Nimrawd
- “Winning Slowly Theme” by Chris Krycho.
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- Jake Grant
- Jeremy W. Sherman
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