So many of us have been given bad answers to good questions — questions about God, suffering, prayer, fate, science, justice, and more — often by people with pure intentions.

But we needn’t stop with those pat answers. You have permission to take both Christianity and the modern world very seriously, and this podcast will introduce you to people from across the Christian spectrum engaging these timeless and difficult questions in various ways


When I Almost Became Catholic (#112) You Have Permission

Listener, patron, and Roman Catholic convert Jack Huber interviews me about my history with Catholicism in all its forms and the time that I got very close to becoming a Catholic. Follow Dan on IG: Or Twitter: Faith deconstruction resources: Edited by Josh Gilbert ( — he is accepting more work!) Join the Patreon for exclusive episodes (and more) every month: Email about the "sliding scale" for the Patreon: YHP Patron-only FB group: Website: Join Dan's email list: Artwork by
  1. When I Almost Became Catholic (#112)
  2. Global Violence Against Women (#111)
  3. "Christian Music": The Civil Wars' Joy Williams (#110)
  4. Republican Christianity & a Data-Fueled Center-Left Lovefest (#109)
  5. Certainty with Pete Enns (#108)
  6. Ravi Zacharias, Religious Abuser (#107)
  7. A Compassionate Progressive Response to Alisa Childers (#106)
  8. Deep Magic & Death Anxiety (#105)
  9. Christian Nationalism: Diagnosis & Treatment (#104)
  10. Religious Disorientation & Growth (#103)