Series: Season 1

Season One of Bible Bash Podcast

Ancient Gay Lovers–Luke 7

Liam Hooper takes on the “gayest” passage in the Christian Bible, the story of the Roman Centurion and the healing of his personal servant. Does this text condone gay sex? Gay relationships? Slavery?
 
Liam deepens the significance of the passage by conn…

Demons, Pigs, and Privilege–Mark 5

Peterson Toscano recounts the epic story of a “day in the life” of Jesus and the disciples as found in Mark chapter 5. There we see a demon possessed man, a herd of pigs, really pissed off towns people, and very frightened disciples. As an actor, Peterso…

Seeing Ourselves in a Text with David Chandler–Ruth 1

David Chandler an Australian, joins Liam Hooper and Peterson Toscano to talk about the first chapter of the Book of Ruth. Peterson reads from the new anthology Otherwise Christian 2: Stories of Resistance, edited by Mx Chris Paige. He shares a passage fr…

Marginalized and Hungry. Elijah, a widow and a pinch of flour — I Kings 17

Liam shares his insights about I Kings 17-7-24. Elijah, a prophet with an unpopular message who finds himself destitute during a famine. A widow prepares a last meal for her son before they both die. They survive though as they shelter in place with the …

Rude and Downright Prophetic — Matthew 3 with Rev. Scott Kershner

While serving as Activist in Residence at Susquehanna University, Peterson Toscano co-preached a sermon with chaplain Rev. Scott Kershner, and then recorded their conversation for Bible Bash podcast. 
Going back and forth they discuss Matthew chapter 3, …