Mount Vigil

Discipleship for the end of an age

Mount Vigil Podcast | The Trinity

This is the first in a series of episodes on the story of God. We've talked about seeing reality as a story, we've talked about Apocalypse or spiritual revelation as to the nature of that story, and in our Endgame episode we talked about what it's like at the end of...

Mount Vigil Podcast | Endgame

Grandmaster Jose Raul Capablanca said that to succeed "you must study the endgame before anything else.” In this episode we talk about endgame, an idea from chess that we extrapolate to answer the question, What is it like to be at the end of a great cosmic war?We...

Mount Vigil Podcast | The Great Unveiling

In today's episode we talk about Apocalypse: the word, the genre of literature, the spiritual event. We attempt to develop a nuanced, robust, rounded-out sense of Apocalypse, which means "revelation," a sense that is grounded in the fact that, ultimately, the Good...

Mount Vigil Podcast | Reality is a Revelation

In this episode, Blaine and Anthony discuss a foundational ability, an ability on which the rest of the Mount Vigil work depends: seeing reality. It’s never been easy to see reality well. But it’s especially difficult in our time: the fallout of postmodernism and...

Mount Vigil Podcast | Welcome to Mount Vigil

In this episode, we introduce Mount Vigil and the themes we'll be unpacking over the course of this project. 1. Understanding God's storyWhat's the nature of the great cosmic story we're in, and where in that story do we think we are? What's missing from our...