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

People or Economy? / Miroslav Volf & John Hare

Episode Summary

Miroslav Volf presents a previously unreleased clip of his conversation with Yale philosopher John Hare, focusing on the treatment of essential workers, the meaning of dignity and respect, and the incommensurable value of human life. Miroslav offers extended commentary on capitalism, Christianity, and economic values in the midst of pandemic.

Episode Notes

Miroslav Volf presents a previously unreleased clip of his conversation with Yale philosopher John Hare, focusing on the treatment of essential workers, the meaning of dignity and respect, and the incommensurable value of human life. Miroslav offers extended commentary on capitalism, Christianity, and economic values in the midst of pandemic.

Reference: David Brooks, "America Is Facing 5 Epic Crises All at Once" New York Times, June 25, 2020.

Reference: What Is a Human Life Worth? / John Hare & Miroslav Volf