Podcast: Season 1

Season One of Bible Bash Podcast

Enuchs and Jesus and Pronouns, Oh My! Mx Chris Paige — Matthew 19

Special guest Mx. Chris Paige joins Liam Hooper and Peterson Toscano to share excerpts from their new book, Otherwise Christian–A Guidebook for Transgender Liberation. 
Chris reads from the Chapter, Zey Jesus, and reveals the discomfort some people have…

Jael and her Tent Peg — Judges 4

Liam Hooper, a Trans Bible scholar, talks about Jael in Judges chapter 4, her famous tent peg, & the naughty unconventional way she uses it. Fierce, subversive, and gender non-conforming, Jael stands as a bold figure in the Bible.
Peterson Toscano joins …

Being Transgender, Being Human — Joy Ladin and The Book of Jonah

Special guest, Joy Ladin, joins Liam Hooper and Peterson Toscano for a moving and insightful exploration of the Book of Jonah. Joy Ladin holds the Gottesman Chair in English at Yeshiva University, and, in 2007, became the first (and still only) openly tr…

Resisting Empire — Daniel 5

Liam Hooper presents a story of empire and the various subversive ways Daniel survived and resisted the Babylonian Empire. Often oppressed people must caretake their oppressors. This is true for LGBTQ people and many others. This deep dive into Daniel ch…

Ashpenaz the Chief Eunuch — Daniel 1

Ashpenaz, the chief eunuch of Babylon suddenly must care for three traumatized foreign boys. The eunuch is tasked with preparing these children, the survivors of war, for service to the very king who destroyed their families. They are shattered, and come…