Live from NYC: Adoption, a Plane Crash and a Busload of Lutherans - Nadia Bolz Weber

“I spent the entire time praying, and cursing, and praying and cursing. ”

Live from NYC: Adoption, a Plane Crash and a Busload of Lutherans

A special live edition of The Moth recorded at The Players Club in New York City. A professional who works with adoption services details the personal reason she was drawn to her work, a son desperately seeks a connection with his father after a near deadly plane crash, and a Lutheran minister visits The Middle East and combats her intense fear of heights.

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Stories in this Episode

15:06
The Value of Words

by Maris Blechner

A professional who works with adoption services details the personal reason she was drawn to her work.

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14:14
You Can Come Back

by Joshua Wolf Shenk

A son desperately seeks a connection with his father after a near deadly plane crash. 

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13:48
Panic on the Road to Jericho

by Nadia Bolz-Weber

A Lutheran minister visits The Middle East and combats her intense fear of heights.

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The music in this story

  • The Drift - Uncanny Valley
  • Dan Romer and Benh Zeitlin - Mamma's Song
  • Manuel Galban and Ry Cooder - Secret Love
  • Lullatone - The Best Paper Airplane Ever
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  • John Zorn - Maximato
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