The Christmas season is designed to be merry and bright. Christmas lights, trees decorated with ornaments and angels, carolers singing hymns of the Messiahs birth, and figgy pudding make up the ambiance of the season. Gift exchanges and family gatherings highlight our favorite time of year. More importantly we celebrate […]Read More
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“If we believe that Jesus is the revelation of God, then the more we know about Jesus the more we know about God. ” Micah Spicer Listen to the whole story. Jesus in his Political ContextRead More
The tomb is empty on Easter morning. Jesus is not there, for he has risen! How do we interpret the meaning of the empty tomb? How did those close to Jesus understand his resurrection? In this Episode of the Scripture and Spice Podcast, we are going to dive into ways […]Read More
The Cross has been the symbol of Christianity for centuries. What do we know about Crucifixion from the ancient world? How might these insights help us to understand Jesus’ death better? In this episode of the Scripture and Spice Podcast, learn about Jesus’ death on the cross, and the political […]Read More
Matthew 1 & 2, Luke 1 & 2 What does the term Christ mean? Is it the last name of Jesus of Nazareth? What is the difference between “Messiah” and “Christ?” Cyrus as Messiah? What does it mean to say that Jesus is the Christ? What do the birth narratives […]Read More
Matthew 21:12-17, Mark 11:15-19, Luke 19:45-48, John 2:13-22 What economic implications does the temple have in Israel during the lifetime of Jesus? What does Jesus think about taxes and sacrifices associated with the Temple in Jerusalem? Why does Jesus cleanse the temple? Luke’s Gospel as good news for the poor. […]Read More
Why have a podcast on the Bible? Who is the historical Jesus? What are some beliefs about his death? How certain are we that Jesus died on a Roman Cross? What does the Quran teach about the crucifixion of Jesus?Read More