Videos with Thomas Berry

The following videos are from the library of Lou Niznik thanks to the generous gift of Jane Blewett.
We thank Don Smith and Wes Pascoe for making these videos available online.
We are also very grateful to Don Smith for creating the summary and discussion questions for the videos.

Thomas Berry speaks on “The Great Work” and the influence of Teilhard de Chardin
Meeting of the American Teilhard Association in 1994
An excellent introduction and overview of the thinking which guided his life work. Introductions by Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim.
Summary and discussion questions

Thomas Berry - "Twelve Principles for Understanding the Universe and the Role of the Human in the Universe Process"
With appearance by Brian Swimme, 1984
Summary and discussion questions

"Teilhard de Chardin in the Age of Ecology" by Thomas Berry
Interviewer: Jane Blewett
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"The New Story"

A video excerpt of Thomas Berry discussing his 1978 Teilhard Studies monograph entitled "The New Story" at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia in 1984
Summary and discussion questions

"Reimagining and Reinventing the Human"
Thomas Berry at Schumacher College
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"Transitioning to an Ecozoic Future"
Thomas Berry at Faith Community Church, Greensboro, North Carolina, March 1997
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"The Historical Mission of Our Time"
Thomas Berry speaks at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill on June 24, 1997
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"The Universe Story – An Epic for our Time"
A series of talks which Thomas gave at Holy Cross Centre in Port Burwell, Ontario in 1994
Summary and discussion questions
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4

"The Celebratory Liturgy of the Universe"
A Conversation between Thomas Berry and Miriam MacGillis of Genesis Farm, filmed at the Riverdale Center on May 29, 1991
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"The Art and Crisis of Planet Earth"
A talk by Thomas Berry at Holy Cross Centre, Port Burwell, Ontario, Canada in 1987

"The Universe and the University"
Thomas Berry speaks at a conference, also featuring John Cobb, on the topic of "The Universe and the University."
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

Thomas Berry speaks at Port Burwell, Ontario (Holy Cross Centre)
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

Thomas Berry - A Passionist Tribute
Stephen Dunn narrates a 15 minute Tribute to the life and work of the Passionist priest Thomas Berry.

Thomas Berry - Poems and Stories with Bassist Elliot Dodge

The following video is an excerpt from Thomas Berry Speaks, produced by Marty Ostrow.
Short Video from Thomas Berry Speaks

The following video is an excerpt from The Great Story, produced by Nancy Stetson and Penny Morrell.
Short Video from The Great Story