In this week’s episode: Isaiah 40-43. We continue in the book of Isaiah with a consideration of “idolatrizing” and its discontents with my special 100th episode guests, my kids Maayan, Heala and Tal.
In this week’s episode: 1 Kings 16-19. We continue in the Book of Kings with an consideration of spectacle and showmanship with special guest and media maven David A.M. Wilensky.
We conclude the Book of Samuel with a look at Shaul’s final days as king and living person and why the Tanakh, though highly critical of it, doesn’t aggressively debunk sorcery.
In this week’s episode: Deuteronomy 4-7. We explore the favourite sport of the elder generation – worrying about the future and the dissolute behaviour of young folk who indulge in the carnal rites of Ba’al and consider whether society is really in peril when those same youngsters eventually become the elders.