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    • Anthropocentrism in the Bible 

      Simkins, Ron (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-10-28)
      Dr. Ron Simkins of Creighton’s Department of Theology discusses the claim the Bible is Anthropocentric and overly focused on humans. This is a common charge in some religious environmental writing. Simkins explains that ...
    • Biblical Archaeology 

      Simkins, Ron (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-02-28)
      Creighton professor Dr. Ronald Simkins discuss the role played by modern archaeology in understanding the Bible.|Simkins is a Professor of Scripture who specializes in the Old Testament.
    • Biblical Interpretation in the Church 

      Stegman, Thomas, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-01-05)
      Rev. Tom Stegman, S.J. discusses Catholic approaches to biblical interpretation. Stegman is Associate Professor of New Testament at Boston College School of Theology and Ministry and serves as Chair of the Ecclesiastical Faculty.
    • Christian Hope in a Secular Age 

      Moloney, Francis J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2016-12-05)
      Rev. Francis J. Moloney explores how the historical life of Jesus can serve as an inspiration to modern secular society. Moloney is Senior Professorial Fellow at Australian Catholic University in Melbourne Australia. Moloney ...
    • Dei Verbum and the Vatican II’s Renewal of Scripture 

      Witherup, Ronald, Rev. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2014-11-03)
      Scripture scholar Rev. Ronald Witherup discusses the legacy of the Vatican II document Dei Verbum, which called for a renewal of Catholic biblical interpretation.|Rev. Witherup is also the Superior General of the Sulpician order.
    • The Deuteronomistic History – Part 1 

      Roddy, Nicolae (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-09-28)
      Dr. Nicolae Roddy discusses the Deuteronomistic History, a key concept in modern interpretation of the Old Testament.|Roddy is Associate Professor of Theology at Creighton University.
    • The Deuteronomistic History – Part 2 

      Roddy, Nicolae (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-10-12)
      Dr. Nicolae Roddy discusses key themes of the Deuteronomistic History. A description of the history itself is covered in a podcast we posted on September 28th, 2015.|Roddy is Associate Professor of Theology at Creighton ...
    • Genesis and Creation in Historical Perspective 

      Simkins, Ron (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-10-17)
      Old Testament Scholar Ron Simkins discusses the historical interpretation of the creation stories in the book of Geneis.|Simkins is a Professor of Theology at Creighton.
    • God as Author 

      Bauerschmidt, Frederick (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013-05-28)
      Professor Frederick Bauerschmidt reflects on the metaphor “God as Author.” What does it mean for us to be a character in the story God is writing?
    • The Gospel of John and Biblical Scholarship 

      Malina, Bruce (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-12-27)
      New Testament scholar and Creighton professor Bruce Malina discusses the Gospel of John.|The discussion focuses on the historical context of this “fourth” gospel, which is quite distinctive from the synoptics – Matthew, ...
    • The Gospel of Mark 

      Weber, Laura (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2012-02-20)
      Dr. Laura Weber discusses the Gospel of Mark.|Weber has a Ph.D. in New Testament studies and currently serves as the director of campus ministry at Creighton.
    • The Gospel of Mark – repost 

      Weber, Laura (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-04-20)
      In honor of the feast of St. Mark, which takes place on April 25th, we are reposting our interview with Dr. Laura Weber.|Weber was formerly on the faculty at Creighton University. This episode was first published in 2012.
    • Historical Interpretation of the Bible 

      Simkins, Ron (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-09-05)
      Old Testament Scholar Ron Simkins discusses the importance of interpreting the Bible historically.|Simkins is a Professor of Theology at Creighton.
    • The Jewish People and their Sacred Scripture in the Christian Bible 

      Levine, Amy Jill (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-03-16)
      Dr. Amy Jill Levine disusses the text The Jewish People and their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible, which was published by the Pontifical Biblical Commission in 2001.|Levine is the University Professor of New ...
    • The Jewishness of Luke’s Gospel 

      Boesenberg, Dulcinea (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-02-09)
      Dr. Dulcinea Boesenberg explains how the Gospel is much more Jewish than has been traditionally assumed.|Dr. Boesenberg is an Assistant Professor of Theology at Creighton University.
    • The Jewishness of the Gospel of John 

      Brown, Sherri (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2015-01-26)
      Dr. Sherri Brown discusses how the Gospel of John is best understood in the context of ancient Judaism.|Brown is Assistant Professor of Theology at Creighton University.
    • John the Baptist 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2010-06-21)
      New Testament scholar Fr. Dennis Hamm comes back to the program to discuss John the Baptist and his significance.|The feast of John the Baptist is June 24th.
    • John the Baptist – Repost 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-06-19)
      New Testament scholar Fr. Dennis Hamm discusses John the Baptist and his significance.|The feast of John the Baptist is June 24th.|(This program first appeared in 2010.)
    • The Lord’s Prayer 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2011-08-08)
      New Testament scholar, Fr. Dennis Hamm, reflects on the meaning of The Lord’s Prayer in the context of scripture.
    • The Lord’s Prayer – Repost 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018-04-04)
      New Testament scholar, Fr. Dennis Hamm, reflects on the meaning of The Lord’s Prayer in the context of scripture.