Retelling the Bible
5.24 The Supper Before the Last

5.24 The Supper Before the Last

November 24, 2021

The church in Corinth holds a really bad Lord's Supper, which prompts Paul to write to them and tell them how it should be done. A story based on 1 Corinthians 11:17-34.

Show notes have been posted at RetellingtheBible.wordpress.com.

5,23 Achsathniel: Israel‘s First Power Couple

5,23 Achsathniel: Israel‘s First Power Couple

November 10, 2021

Move over "Bennifer" and "Brangelina" as we meet Achsathniel (Achsah and Othniel) the power couple that took the hearts of the tribes of Israel in the days of the Judges.

Show notes have been posted at RetellingtheBible.wordpress.com.

5.22 Aunt Jemima‘s Story

5.22 Aunt Jemima‘s Story

October 27, 2021

Job had three daughters. This is the story of his eldest. (And, sorry, it has nothing to do with pancakes and everything to do with recovery from trauma.)

Show notes posted at RetellingtheBible.wordpress.com.

5.21 The Lord and the Attorney General

5.21 The Lord and the Attorney General

October 13, 2021

Satan comes to report before Yahweh, but there is a bit of confusion about the relationship between the two of them. Based on Job 1 and 2.

Show notes posted at RetellingtheBible.wordpress.com.

5.20 The 100 Foreskin Princess

5.20 The 100 Foreskin Princess

September 29, 2021

The story of Michal, the daughter of Saul and the first wife of King David -- the woman who learned, in the end, that she was worth a whole lot more than one hundred pieces of flesh.

5.18 Me, Myself and Manoah

5.18 Me, Myself and Manoah

September 15, 2021

Manoah is a self-centred, narcissitic mysogynist. Why is his story in the Bible anyways? We explore that question in this episode of Retelling the Bible.

Show notes for this episode have been posted at RetellingtheBible.Wordpress.com

5.18 Ahithophel: Hell Hath no Fury Like an Angry Grandpa

5.18 Ahithophel: Hell Hath no Fury Like an Angry Grandpa

September 1, 2021

Here is a Bible story that I bet you have never heard. Ahithophel was King David's greatest counsellor, and the story of how and why he betrayed him will blow you away.

Show notes posted at retellingthebible.wordpress.com.

5.17 Uriah: Kill the Messenger

5.17 Uriah: Kill the Messenger

August 18, 2021

You've heard the story from David's point of view. You've heard it from Bathsheba's. Don't you think it's time to understand Uriah's side of the story?

5.16 A Gleam Glows in the Gloom of the Grave

5.16 A Gleam Glows in the Gloom of the Grave

August 4, 2021

This is a biblical story that didn't quite make it into the Bible. It only gets referred to here and there. It is the story of how Jesus descended into hell.

Show notes are posted at retellingthebible.wordpress.com.

5.14 Isaiah Meets a Young Woman

5.14 Isaiah Meets a Young Woman

July 21, 2021

Here is a look at the story behind one of the most famous prophecies in the Book of Isaiah -- the prophecy o Immanuel. Who was the "young woman," why was she pregnant, and what was she doing there? All shall be revealed!

Show Notes posted at www.retellingtheBible.com

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