Biqah, Shinar, Babel

Fr. Paul discusses the Hebrew terms biqah, shinar, and babel. (Episode 39)

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Shemites

Fr. Paul explains the significance of the word shem in the biblical tradition. (Episode 38)

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Moses as Anti-Hero

Fr. Paul examines the role of Moses as anti-hero. (Episode 37)

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No Better Establishment

Fr. Paul explains how the biblical story does not propose a better establishment. (Episode 36)

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The Purpose of the Greek Epics

Fr. Paul explains the purpose of the Greek epics and the way in which the biblical story pushes back. (Episode 35)

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Scripture as a Totality

Fr. Paul reviews interconnected terminology, geographic references, and narrative themes in the Bible that point to Scripture as a totality. (Episode 34)

This week’s episode falls on the occasion of Fr. Paul’s 75th birthday. Happy Birthday, Abouna!

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Shamar

Fr. Paul provides an overview of the term shamar in the book Genesis. (Episode 33)Listen: https://tracking.feedpress.it/link/15937/10400895/tbal-t-tue%20episode%2033.mp3

The Chicken or the Egg?

Fr. Paul explains the terms flock and sheep and the problem individualism poses for our hearing of Scripture. (Episode 32)

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Who is the Adversary of Whom?

Fr. Paul explains the meaning of the name Job. (Episode 31)

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The Maskilim

Fr. Paul explains the meaning of the term maskilim in the Bible. (Episode 30)Listen: https://tracking.feedpress.it/link/15937/10229220/tbal-t-tue%20episode%2030.mp3