Intergenerational Dialogue

Youth Rising for Peace 2012
Broadcast on February 12, 2012
With Matthew Fox & Adam Bucko

Matthew Fox

Founder of University of Creation Spirituality

Matthew Fox is a spiritual theologian, an Episcopal priest and an activist. As a spiritual theologian he has written 32 books that have received numerous awards. He has contributed much to the rediscovery of Hildegard of Bingen, Meister Eckhart and Thomas Aquinas as pre-modern mystics and prophets. As an activist Fox’s interests have been the renewal of education and of religion. He established the Institute in Culture and Creation Spirituality that flourished for 21 years. Fox then founded his own University in downtown Oakland, the University of Creation Spirituality, which flourished for nine years.

Now Fox is applying the same pedagogy to reinventing education from the inner city out by working with inner city teenagers. Fox has been working with young people to reinvent forms of worship by bringing elements of rave such as dance, dj, vj and more into the Western Liturgy. The Cosmic Mass has been celebrated over 90 times and in dozens of cities in North America. Fox is recipient of the Abbey Courage of Conscience Peace Award, the Ghandi King Ikeda Award, the Tikkun National Ethics Award and other awards. He is currently visiting scholar at the Academy of the Love of Learning in Santa Fe, New Mexico and lives in Oakland, California.

Occupy Generation and Today's Quest for Peace: The Need for Contemplation in Action

Broadcast on June 29, 2012
With Matthew Fox & Adam Bucko

Matthew Fox

Founder of University of Creation Spirituality

Matthew Fox is a spiritual theologian, an Episcopal priest and an activist. As a spiritual theologian he has written 32 books that have received numerous awards. He has contributed much to the rediscovery of Hildegard of Bingen, Meister Eckhart and Thomas Aquinas as pre-modern mystics and prophets. As an activist Fox’s interests have been the renewal of education and of religion. He established the Institute in Culture and Creation Spirituality that flourished for 21 years. Fox then founded his own University in downtown Oakland, the University of Creation Spirituality, which flourished for nine years.

Now Fox is applying the same pedagogy to reinventing education from the inner city out by working with inner city teenagers. Fox has been working with young people to reinvent forms of worship by bringing elements of rave such as dance, dj, vj and more into the Western Liturgy. The Cosmic Mass has been celebrated over 90 times and in dozens of cities in North America. Fox is recipient of the Abbey Courage of Conscience Peace Award, the Ghandi King Ikeda Award, the Tikkun National Ethics Award and other awards. He is currently visiting scholar at the Academy of the Love of Learning in Santa Fe, New Mexico and lives in Oakland, California.