95.3 / 88.5 FM Grand Rapids and 95.3 FM Muskegon
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

David Gibson (Part II)

David Gibson
Photo by Leo Sorel
Fordham University

David Gibson joins Common Threads to continue his conversation with Fred Stella on his essay in Religion & Politics titled, The Coming “Religion Recession.”

David Gibson was appointed the director of the Fordham University Center on Religion and Culture in July 2017 after a long career as an award-winning religion journalist, author, and filmmaker. He is a convert to Catholicism.

Gibson is the author of two books on Catholicism: ‘The Coming Catholic Church: How the Faithful are Shaping a New American Catholicism’ and ‘The Rule of Benedict: Pope Benedict XVI and His Battle with the Modern World.’ He co-wrote and co-produced several documentaries on Christianity for CNN and the History Channel and co-authored a book on biblical archeology, Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery, the basis of a popular CNN series of the same name.

Gibson worked for six years as a national reporter at Religion News Service and specialized in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church. Gibson is a frequent media commentator and op-ed writer on topics related to the Catholic Church and religion in America.

-The preceeding are portions of David’s Bio at Fordham University https://www.fordham.edu/info/20112/about_the_center_on_religion_and_culture

Related Content