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April 28, 2022

For People Centennial | Part 1 of 2

In this episode, Melissa and Bishop Wright look back on the journey to the 100th episode. They discuss how it started, innovation along the way, and reflect on six excerpts from For People special guests. Excerpts included are from Barbara Brown Taylor, Diana Butler Bass, Sheffield Hale, Dr. Gregoy Ellison II, The Rev. Natosha Reid Rice, and Bishop Will Willimon. The episode will be available at 5am ET on April 29th.

Since its launch in March 2020, the podcast has been downloaded more than 120,000 times for an average of 1,100 downloads per episode.

In each episode Bishop Wright and occasional special guests include listeners in conversations at the crossroads of faith and life, exploring the challenges of living in an ever-changing world. For People with Bishop Rob Wright and his weekly blog, For Faith, draw inspiration from the life of Jesus to answer 21st-century questions.

Since its inception, the series has continued adapting to the new realities of life and how people experience community, family, and faith. People from more than 4,200 cities in 102 countries have responded by listening and subscribing.