The Good Dirt with Byron Smith

Dr Byron Smith and a variety of guests unearth overlooked news stories about forces shaping our world.

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A conversation with Prof David Clough, Professor of Theological Ethics at the University of Chester and who has just finished a term as President of the Society for the Study of Christian Ethics. Prof...
July 4, 2019
Rev Dr Jason John is a eco-theologian working for Uniting Earth. With a background studying zoology, environment and theology, Jason's PhD explored the interconnections between evolution, ecology, env...
June 14, 2019
Election special! With Ben Thurley. Ben is CEO of International Nepal Fellowship Australia. He has spent years working in Nepal with villages facing poverty, harsh and remote conditions in the Himalay...
May 21, 2019
Episode Five: A Dying River? "Let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!" - Amos 5.24 What does it mean when a river stops flowing? Australia's longest, largest, most...
April 18, 2019
We're back! After a summer hiatus that lasted a little longer than expected, Byron Smith talks with Josh Dowton, associate pastor at Northside Baptist Church, New Testament scholar and permaculturist....
March 15, 2019
In our third episode, Lisa Sharon Harper - US author, activist, faith leader - talks with Byron Smith about her work helping people from many backgrounds journey towards justice and wholeness. Amongst...
December 22, 2018
In which Brooke Prentis - Waka Waka woman, Aboriginal Christian leader, Grasstree Gathering coordinator, Common Grace spokesperson - kicks Byron Smith's backside in trivia. And of course, together the...
December 14, 2018
First episode! Byron Smith is joined by Scott Sanders in a new podcast in three segments, seeking to join the dots between apparently disparate news stories in order to explore and respond to some of ...
December 5, 2018