NPR Podcast Features Compassion Practice

 Dr. Frank Rogers, the Muriel Bernice Roberts Professor of Spiritual Formation and Narrative Pedagogy and the co-director of the Center for Engaged Compassion at CST, is featured on a new public radio series, The Power of Nonviolence.

The Power of Nonviolence, by award-winning radio documentary producer David Freudberg, seeks deep solutions to the problems of violence and oppression, turning to the voices of peacemakers who help to break the cycle of brutality.

Rogers is featured on segments 3 and 4 of the series, which is available via audio file for listening or download here. Rogers discusses his book, Practicing Compassionand his journey of developing the Compassion Practice that he now teaches. The segment also features Los Angeles-area prison chaplains Brother Dennis Gibbs and Sister Greta Ronningen, both of whom were trained by Rogers at CST.

The entire series of The Power of Nonviolence is available as a free download.