TanakhCast #126: The Civilizing Rite Edition

Image result for bring out your deadIn this week’s episode: Ezekiel 24-27.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about all the things we do that make us human.

And ICYMI (which is a big shame on you!), you can listen to Dan Carlin’s deep-dive into the Great War here.

And big, ongoing props to Rory and Chen, my patreons!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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!

 

 

 

 

 

 

TanakhCast #124: The Dare to Defy the Patriarchy Edition

WHORE! ADULTERESS!!

In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 16-19.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about sexuality and the patriarchy.

 

 

 

 

TanakhCast #123: The Legendary Paragons Edition

In this week’s episode: Ezekiel 12-15.  We continue in the book of Ezekiel with some thoughts about virtue, role models and the inevitable disappointment.

And ICYMI, you can find the fine work of 929 here and the clip of the German dude NOT breaking through the ice here.

 

 

 

 

 

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

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