Inside the Abbey with Irit Umani on Service and Mindfulness

In Episode 2 of Inside the Abbey, Rebecca Hall and Santi Rodriguez interview Irit Umani about spiritual commitment and service. Irit Umani, the Executive Director of Trinity Center, a faith-based organization conducting programs that serve the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of the poor and homeless in Austin. Before moving…

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You Are My Brother: Lessons Learned Embracing a Homeless Community with Dr. Judith D. Knotts

Judith D. Knotts is a consultant, speaker, and mentor. Her passionate story of living with the homeless demonstrates how each person deserves the same treatment and that society must learn to befriend the homeless instead of shun them away. Dr. Knottā€™s professional career has centered on education as a consultant…

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Episode 201: Race in the Episcopal Church with The Rev. Dr. Dan Joslyn-Siemiatkoski

The Rev. Dr. Daniel Joslyn-Siemiatkoski is the Duncalf-Villavoso Professor of Church History at Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas. He is also the Dean of Community Life and Diversity. His areas of research are Anglican and Episcopal history, Jewish-Christian relations ancient and modern, Anglican ecclesiology, and contemporary interfaith dialogue.…

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