Hunger for Wholeness

Love Always Hopes with Thomas Oord (Part 2)

September 06, 2022 C4C
Hunger for Wholeness
Love Always Hopes with Thomas Oord (Part 2)
Show Notes

Join Ilia Delio and Gabi Sloan on Hunger for Wholeness, (Part 2), of the interview with theologian, philosopher, award winning author,  of 'Pluriform' Thomas Oord.  

In this episode we discuss:

  • What does it mean for love to always hope?
  •  How is God changed by human love? 
  • How is love inherently free?

Thomas Jay Oord, Ph.D., directs the doctoral program in Open and Relational Theology at Northwind Theological Seminary. He also directs the Center for Open and Relational Theology ( Oord has written or edited more than 30 books and blogs regularly at

"We make progress in theology and in life if we make love primary: God's love and ours." 

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