For the Life of the World / Yale Center for Faith & Culture

Hope Pt. 1, The Thing With Feathers / Miroslav Volf

Episode Summary

Miroslav Volf on hope, part 1. The ancient observation that hope is linked to fear and how the Stoics simply gave up hoping; Emily Dickenson's "Hope is the thing with feathers, that perches in the soul"; the difference between hope and expectation or optimism.