Matt Rouse

Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders



Contributions by Matt Rouse

Matt Rouse

Happens Every Day: The Problem with ‘Accidental’ Segregation

July 28, 2017

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Speaking Love To Power

June 15, 2017

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Love Is a Form of Death

June 12, 2017

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God Hates [Fill in the Blank] – Rich Mouw on Westboro Baptist Church

June 9, 2017

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Religion and Resilience

June 9, 2017

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Don’t Forget Lament

June 9, 2017

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The Positive Purpose of Lament

June 9, 2017

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Love and Loss

June 9, 2017

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Is Suffering Compatible With Human Flourishing?

June 9, 2017

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How Does Suffering Contribute To Flourishing?

June 9, 2017

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What Is Suffering?

June 9, 2017

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What If Suffering Had An On/Off Switch?

June 9, 2017

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The Potential Of Meaning-Making In Suffering

June 9, 2017

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Growth Through Suffering

June 9, 2017

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How to Deal With Suffering: Thought Process, Listening, and Meaning

June 9, 2017

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Saying Yes in the Face of Suffering

June 9, 2017

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How Suffering Reveals Who We Are

June 9, 2017

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Art and the Experience of Suffering

June 9, 2017

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Hope, Suffering, & the Search for Good

June 9, 2017

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Suffering and the Meaning of Life (Full Conversation)

June 9, 2017

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V – Reply to Dean Zimmerman’s Critical Response

April 29, 2017

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IV – Critical Response to Dean Zimmerman on Dualism

April 29, 2017

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I – A Materialist Model of Christian Resurrection Opening Statement

April 29, 2017

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Matt Rouse

Bouncing Back and Springing Up: The Complicated Nature of Post-Traumatic Growth

February 27, 2017

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Matt Rouse

Bearing Witness: What Refugees Teach Us About Suffering

January 19, 2017

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Matt Rouse

The God of Healing Touch: Restoring Relationships of Love after Sexual Abuse

January 9, 2017

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Matt Rouse

Speaking Love to Power: An Artist’s Approach to Conflict Resolution

December 12, 2016

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From Exile to Kinship: Following the Spiritual Path of Poetry

December 8, 2016

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Matt Rouse

“For God So Loved”: C.S. Lewis’s Four Loves and the Doctrine of Christ’s Atonement

October 17, 2016

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Be Humble as I am Humble: The Humility of God and the Imitation of Christ

September 12, 2016

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Patience of Christ’s Passion: Karl Barth on Patience and Wrath

August 22, 2016

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Lighten Up: The Goodness of Humor and Humility

August 18, 2016

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Does God Need Love?: Criticizing C.S. Lewis’s Take on Divine Love

July 25, 2016

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The Pain of the Passion: Atonement, Suffering, and Spiritual Formation

June 27, 2016

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Bring the Fire, Sing in the Smoke: Lessons on Suffering and Forgiveness from the Church in Sudan

June 13, 2016

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Matt Rouse

Clearing Away Obstacles to Love

May 30, 2016

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Matt Rouse

Love Outside the Lines: When a Drunk Shows Up to Pray

May 16, 2016

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Matt Rouse

Love Kindness: Firm Center, Soft Edges

May 11, 2016

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Modeling Humility and Love in Politics and Public Discourse

May 9, 2016

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Matt Rouse

Humility and Self-Love: Are They Compatible?

February 24, 2016

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Affluence, Consumerism, Spirituality, and Suffering

December 17, 2015

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The Spiritual Value of Psychology

November 9, 2015

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The Bond of Truth Seeking

August 28, 2015

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Affluence, Indifference, and Christian Spirituality – Cornel West on Spiritual Malnutrition

August 12, 2015

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Friends Who Disagree: Cornel West and Robert George

August 11, 2015

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Defending Convictions with Gentleness and Respect

August 9, 2015

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How to Be Humble in Crucial Conversations

August 9, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Civil Disagreement with the LGBTQ Community

August 9, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Seeking Truth and Civility in Mormon–Evangelical Dialogue

August 9, 2015

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How (Not) to Wage War Over Ideas

August 9, 2015

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Was Jesus Civil? Yes and No – Richard Mouw on Biblical Civility

August 9, 2015

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Praying for the Moral & Religious Other

August 9, 2015

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Convicted Civility: A Conversation with Richard Mouw, Tim Muehlhoff, Tom Crisp, and Todd Pickett

August 9, 2015

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Sacrificing Your Convictions to Be Civil?

July 3, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Immortal Diamonds: An Interview with Richard Rohr (Part 2)

May 11, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Ecumenism in the Trenches: Evangelical & Catholic Dialogue

April 10, 2015

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Matt Rouse

The Value of Disagreement: An Interview with Alissa Wilkinson

March 18, 2015

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Wisdom in the Midst of Disagreement

March 9, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Tilting at Windmills: Civil Discourse According to The Newsroom

March 2, 2015

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Immortal Diamonds: An Interview with Richard Rohr (Part 1)

February 11, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Following Jesus, Believing in the Soul

February 9, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Breaking Bread: Civil Discourse Around the Table

February 2, 2015

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Matt Rouse

Are You Intellectually Careful? 10 Tough Questions

January 27, 2015

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Be Very Careful: Intellectual Carefulness & American Civil Discourse

December 9, 2014

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Matt Rouse

How Gratitude Just Might Save Your Life

November 25, 2014

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How Pastors Can Promote Conviction & Civility – Richard Mouw

October 25, 2014

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10 Theological Ideas for Better Counseling

July 7, 2014

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End of Faith as its Beginning: A Christ-Centered Developmental Spirituality

May 10, 2014

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Beyond Resilience, Post-traumatic Growth, and Self-Care

May 9, 2014

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Graced Gratitude and Disgraced Ingratitude

May 9, 2014

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Abstinence, Intensity, and Love // Dust No. 26

April 19, 2014

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Frame by Frame Through Holy Week // Dust No. 21

April 16, 2014

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Change and Rest // Dust No. 12

March 18, 2014

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The Way of the Cross // Dust No. 10

March 15, 2014

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Don’t Hurry Through Lent // Dust No. 5

March 10, 2014

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Thanks! The Science of Gratitude

March 9, 2014

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Holy and Happy?

March 9, 2014

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In the Dark

March 9, 2014

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Gratitude Works

March 6, 2014

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The Challenge of Lent // Dust No. 1

March 5, 2014

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In the dark

January 31, 2014

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Can Psychology Be Christian? – CCT Conversations – Eric Johnson and Siang-Yang Tan

December 17, 2013

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Matt Rouse

Past Watchful Dragons: Learning Spiritual Formation from C.S. Lewis

November 25, 2013

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A Faith 3,000 miles wide, but 1 inch deep – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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Lord, Help Me to Forget Myself – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh on Self-Consciousness and Psychotherapy

November 25, 2013

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The Glory of a Human Being Truly Alive – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh on Christian Psychology

November 25, 2013

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Exploring Spirituality in the Intimate, Personal and at the Margins – Bruce Hindmarsh on the Future of Spiritual Formation

November 25, 2013

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Conversation with James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh (Full Interview)

November 25, 2013

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Thriving Humans or Happy Pagans?: The Limits of Psychology – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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The History of Spiritual Formation – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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Read Old Books, Be Counter-Cultural – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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How to Pray Without Ceasing – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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The Rise, Decline, and Recovery of the Human Soul – Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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Busyness is Moral Laziness – James Houston and Bruce Hindmarsh

November 25, 2013

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Matt Rouse

Becoming a Saint: The Practical Psychology of Sanctity

November 17, 2013

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Science, Mind, Religion, and Reality (Full Interview)

August 10, 2013

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Empiricism, Modern Science, Idealism, and God

July 24, 2013

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Mind Over Matter: The Ultimate Nature of Reality

July 24, 2013

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On Reducing Sciences to Physics

July 24, 2013

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Science Without Purposes

July 24, 2013

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The Foundation for Human Dignity and Rights

July 24, 2013

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Unity of Mind and Body

July 24, 2013

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Christianity, Philosophy, Questions, and Truth

July 24, 2013

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Matt Rouse

Does Neuroscience Support Materialism?

July 24, 2013

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Evidence for Life After Death

July 24, 2013

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Historical Connections Between Metaphysics and Ethics

July 24, 2013

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Morality and Belief in God

July 24, 2013

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No Empiricist Is a Materialist

July 24, 2013

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On Scientific Evidence for Mental-Physical Causation

July 24, 2013

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Personal Encounter with the World: Intuitions for Philosophical Idealism

July 24, 2013

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Science, Reality, and the Mind of God

July 24, 2013

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Thoughts Without Brains

July 24, 2013

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The Evolution of Science

July 24, 2013

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The Dialectic of Soul and Body

May 11, 2013

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The Unbearable Embeddedness of Being: Toward a Post-Cartesian Psychotherapy

May 11, 2013

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Panel Discussion 3

May 11, 2013

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Panel Discussion 4

May 11, 2013

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Life After Death

February 7, 2013

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The Evolution of Souls

February 7, 2013

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The Problem of Evil and Human Freedom

February 7, 2013

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The Shortcomings of Materialism

February 7, 2013

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Dualism, Materialism, Suffering, and God – William Hasker (Full Interview)

February 7, 2013

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How Mind Interacts with Body

February 7, 2013

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Pastors, Philosophers, and Evil

February 7, 2013

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Natural Evil

February 7, 2013

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The Mind-Body Problem

February 7, 2013

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Open Theism

February 7, 2013

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God, Nail Biting, and Open Theism

February 7, 2013

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The Life of the World to Come

January 15, 2013

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J. Gresham Machen’s View of Christian Scholarship

May 19, 2012

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