TanakhCast #131: The 40 Acres and a Mule Edition

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In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 44-48.  We conclude the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about equalization and reparation.

And ICYMI, you can read the alarming and depressing “The Road to Zero Wealth” by Chuck Collins, Dedrick Asante-Muhammed, Emanuel Nieves, and Josh Hoxie here.

AND if you’re interested in the argument as to why black Americans deserve even more than repayment for slavery, read Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “The Case for Reparations” here.

 

 

 

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TanakhCast #129: The Not-Zombie Apocalypse Edition

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In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 36-39.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about non-zombies and the apocalypse.

And, in case y’all don’t believe me about Dubya talking to Jaques Chirac about Gog and Magog, you can read the items in the Atlantic, Mother Jones and Foreign Policy for yourselves.  #Truth.

 

 


 

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TanakhCast #125: The Crucible Edition

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In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 20-23.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about various crucibles and Arthur Miller.

And ICYMI, you can find more Words of Torah Dripping with Sarcasm and Condescension from Rabbi Pinky Shmeckelstein here.

 

And once again, big thanks to my Patreon supporters Rory and Chen!

 

 

 

 

 

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TanakhCast #122: The God’s Girlfriend-Not-Girlfriend Edition

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In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 8-11.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about God and his girlfriend-not-girlfriend Asherah.

This four-tiered cult stand (right) found at Tanaach is thought to represent Yahweh and Asherah, with each deity being depicted on alternating tiers.

Photo: © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem/Israel Antiquities Authority

 

 

 

 

 

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