Episode 65: Psalms 1-41

Jordan and Luci discuss their shared affinity for praise and worship music, among other things. Check out this episode! Show notes: The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Qumran Community provided fascinating insight into 1st century views of the Hebrew Bible Before they were discovered, we relied exclusively on the Masoretic Text, which is still considered... Continue Reading →

Episode 51: 2 Samuel 20-24

Jordan and Luci discuss David's wars, census, and death. Check out this episode! Shownotes: The History of nuns The wall of the Emerald City What do you do when your narratives hero doesn’t seem to be a great guy, like Daredevil? What is a polydactyl? David’s army is like the Master’s Three in Buffy Or... Continue Reading →

Episode 50: 2 Samuel 14-19

Jordan and Luci discuss David's escape from Absalom Check out this episode! Show notes: Faulkner is hard... The GOT references continue with LittlefingerLittlefingerLittlefinger and Dothraki weddings If that isn't your thing, we reference Tolkien too! For our fantasy trifecta we reference Dealing with Dragons The Tale of Hushai the Archite via the CIA Defining sexposition If... Continue Reading →

Episode 49: The Rape of Tamar

Jordan and Luci discuss the Rape of Tamar. Check out this episode! Show notes: The TV show Jordan is talking about was called Kings But it has not Wolfram and Hart "Rape culture is refusing to acknowledge that the only thing a person can do to avoid being raped is never be in the same room... Continue Reading →

Episode 48: 2 Samuel 11-12

Jordan and Luci discuss David and Bathsheba. Check out this episode! Show notes: All right all right all right Naming conventions might resemble those of The Handmaid's Tale Some other parts might resemble The Hunger Games Check out the new Buffycast in town: Buffering the Vampire Slayer The Anointed Annoying One “Say no to this”... Continue Reading →

Episode 47: 2 Samuel 1-10

Jordan and Luci discuss King David. Check out this episode! Show notes: Forget Christ Hemsworth, Matthew Mcconaughey is now cast as David in Stories Inspired by the Bible (still waiting on a producer) "Ofner" as in "Offred" - Are you watching The Handmaid's Tale ? When Abner's men fight David's it sounds a lot like The Hunger Games Jordan... Continue Reading →

Episode 46: 1 Samuel 26-31

Jordan and Luci discuss the final days of Saul and the end of David's exile. Check out this episode! Show notes: N.T. Wright and Marcus Borg, The Meaning of Jesus Remember Leo in Catch Me If You Can Not near as cute as Tony Soprano Both are topped by Chris Hemsworth Which is scarier, Toccata and Fugue... Continue Reading →

Episode 45: 1 Samuel 21-25

Jordan and Luci discuss David on the run. Check out this episode! Shownotes: Obi-Wan Kenobi's cave - plus, what Sandpeople really sound like David: the original Robin Hood? Prince of Thieves or Disney version? Monty Python and the Holy Grail Doeg the Edomite = The Hound Patrick Rothfuss's The Name of the Wind also features some... Continue Reading →

Episode 44: 1 Samuel 19-20

Jordan and Luci discuss some of the best friends (maybe more?) in the Bible. Check out this episode! Shownotes: When Jordan published her FB post asking for help with the Hebrew, Luci got out the popcorn like Michal pretends David is sick just like in Ferris Bueller Saul's aim is just as bad as any... Continue Reading →

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