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Barbara Brown Taylor

Barbara Brown Taylor is the Butman Professor of Religion at Piedmont College in rural northeast Georgia. An Episcopal priest since 1984, she is the author of twelve books, including the New York Times bestseller An Altar in the World. Her first memoir, Leaving Church, met with widespread critical acclaim, winning a 2006 Author of the Year award from the Georgia Writers Association. Taylor and her husband Ed live on a working farm in the foothills of the Appalachians with wild turkeys, red foxes, two old Quarter horses and too many chickens.

Sitting In the Dark

8 FILMS

Speak your story. We need to hear it. We need healing.

Sabbath: A Practice In Death

02:00

Barbara Brown Taylor on the sabbath.

Smashing Idols Through Pain

03:26

Can you trust that what comes into your life is for you? Barbara Brown Taylor on breathing in pain.

Speaking To The Body

03:20

Does God speak to us through our flesh? Barbara Brown Taylor thinks so and that "matter" matters to God.

Defeating Dualism With Imagination

03:00

Barbara Brown Taylor on growing past seeing everything as good or bad and in or out.

A Stance of Unknowing

03:30

Barbara Brown Taylor on the mystery of God's presence.

Recommended Reading By Barbara Brown Taylor

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