The Bart Ehrman Blog Podcast

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Each week on the Bart Ehrman Blog Podcast, John Mueller will read two posts from the Bart Ehrman Blog the first will be a post from the not too distant past, and the second will be from the blog archives (one published roughly the same calendar week but from years 2012 to 2016).The Bart Ehrman Blog was created in 2012 to raise money for charities devoted to fighting poverty, hunger, and homelessness. Each week, Dr. Ehrman publishes 5 or 6 posts (approximately 1000 words each post) providing his insights, opinions, and illuminations on important issues and topics pertaining to the Historical Jesus, the New Testament and Early Christianity. To stay current with all of Dr. Ehrmans new posts, to read any of Dr. Ehrmans previous posts, to comment on any of his posts, to read Dr. Ehrmans responses to comments, and to access other features of the blog, you must become a member of the Bart Ehrman Blog. Cost of membership is minimal (less $4 for a monthly membership or less than $25 for an annual membership) and ALL PROCEEDS from membership go to charity. To join, go to www.ehrmanblog.orgDr. Bart D. Ehrman is a renowned scholar of the Historical Jesus, the New Testament, and Early Christianity; he is the recipient of numerous academic awards, grants, and fellowships; he is a frequent lecturer, debater, and media pundit; he has authored more than 20 books including five which made the New York Times Best Sellers List; he is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill; and among numerous other accomplishments, he is an incredibly great guy.

Episodes

  • WAS there a Community behind the Gospel and Letters of John? Guest Post by Hugo Mendez Questions and Mistakes in Ancient Sources

    WAS there a Community behind the Gospel and Letters of John? Guest Post by Hugo Mendez; Questions and Mistakes in Ancient Sources

    09/05/2020 Duration: 21min

    The first reading (post published May 5, 2020) is the first of several guest posts by Hugo Mendez explaining why he does not believe there was a Johannine Community. In the second reading (post published May 15, 2012) Dr Ehrman answers a blog member’s question essentially about how can scholars today think they know more about early Christian events than those who wrote about it at the time. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/was-there-a-community-behind-the-gospel-and-letters-of-john-guest-post-by-hugo-mendez/ https://ehrmanblog.org/question-on-mistakes-in-ancient-sources/

  • A Good Time for Wisdom! What can we Know About the Life of Jesus

    A Good Time for Wisdom!; What can we Know About the Life of Jesus

    03/05/2020 Duration: 19min

    In the first reading (post published Apr 15, 2020) Dr. Ehrman begins a thread on the Wisdom Book of Ecclesiastes. In the second reading (post published May 8, 2015) Dr Ehrman writes about gist memories and what we can say we know about the historical Jesus. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/a-good-time-for-wisdom/ https://ehrmanblog.org/what-can-we-know-about-the-life-of-jesus/

  • Blog-Related Suggestions for Isolation Differences Between Oral and Written Cultures

    Blog-Related Suggestions for Isolation; Differences Between Oral and Written Cultures

    26/04/2020 Duration: 19min

    In the first reading (post published Apr 24, 2020) Dr. Ehrman asks for and offers suggestions of things to do during this time of Covid isolation. In the second reading (post published Apr 15, 2015) Dr Ehrman writes about brains in oral and written cultures. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/blog-related-suggestions-for-isolation/ https://ehrmanblog.org/differences-between-oral-and-written-cultures/  

  • Interested in a Webinar on My Book? Pauls Importance in Early Christianity

    Interested in a Webinar on My Book?; Paul's Importance in Early Christianity

    19/04/2020 Duration: 22min

    In the first reading (post published April 17, 2020) Dr. Ehrman writes about his three textbooks and an upcoming webinar. In the second reading (post published April 24, 2014) Dr Ehrman writes about the importance of Paul to Christianity during Paul’s days. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/interested-in-a-webinar-on-my-book/ https://ehrmanblog.org/pauls-importance-in-early-christianity-for-members/

  • Blog Anniversary 2020! Humans who Became Angles

    Blog Anniversary 2020! Humans who Became Angles

    11/04/2020 Duration: 20min

    In the first reading (post published April 5, 2020) Dr. Ehrman celebrates eight years of the blog and looks ahead. In the second reading (post published April 16, 2013) Dr Ehrman writes about humans that became angels in early Jewish  texts. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/blog-anniversary-2020/ https://ehrmanblog.org/humans-who-become-angels-for-members/

  • Fresh Air Interview for Heaven and Hell: Airing March 31, 2020 Can a Made Up Story be a False Memory

    Fresh Air Interview for Heaven and Hell: Airing March 31, 2020; Can a Made Up Story be a False Memory

    05/04/2020 Duration: 15min

    In the first reading (post published Mar 29, 2020) Dr. Ehrman discussed his recent NPR Fresh Air interview pertaining to his new book. In the second reading (post published Apr 10, 2015) Dr Ehrman clarifies what he means when he states there are false memories in the gospels. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/fresh-air-interview-for-heaven-and-hell-airing-tuesday/ https://ehrmanblog.org/can-a-made-up-story-be-a-false-memory/

  • How to Begin with Heaven and Hell, an Excert Resurrection Narratives in the Gospels

    How to Begin with Heaven and Hell, an Excert; Resurrection Narratives in the Gospels

    29/03/2020 Duration: 22min

    In the first reading (post published Mar 22, 2020) Dr. Ehrman shares the opening part of the Preface of his new book, Heaven and Hell, a History of the Afterlife. In the second reading (post published April 1, 2013) Dr Ehrman discusses discrepancies in the gospel accounts of the resurrection. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/how-to-begin-with-heaven-and-hell-an-excerpt/ https://ehrmanblog.org/resurrection-narratives-in-the-gospels-for-members/

  • You Lost Me On Hello. A Plea for Expertise Lost Letters of Pauls Opponents

    You Lost Me On Hello. A Plea for Expertise; Lost Letters of Paul's Opponents

    22/03/2020 Duration: 19min

    In the first reading (post published Mar 15, 2020) Dr. Ehrman writes about being an expert and his issue with those who lack expert qualifications, yet question experts. In the second reading (post published Mar 23, 2015) Dr Ehrman explains why he wishes the letters of Paul’s opponents were discovered. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/you-lost-me-on-hello-a-plea-for-expertise/ https://ehrmanblog.org/lost-letters-of-pauls-opponents/  

  • Intimate Relationships: Nonbelievers and Believers Sources of the Fourth Gospel

    Intimate Relationships: Nonbelievers and Believers; Sources of the Fourth Gospel

    15/03/2020 Duration: 18min

    In the first reading (post published Mar 8, 2020) Dr. Ehrman responds gives his insight for those in relationships where the parties have different beliefs. In the second reading (post published Mar 19, 2014) Dr Ehrman discusses the sources used to create the Gospel of John. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/intimate-relationships-nonbelievers-and-believers/ https://ehrmanblog.org/sources-of-the-fourth-gospel-for-members/

  • Authors and the Fiasco of Book Tours The Greatest Controversies

    Authors and the Fiasco of Book Tours; The Greatest Controversies

    08/03/2020 Duration: 15min

    In the first reading (post published Mar 1, 2020) with his upcoming book tour upon us, Dr. Ehrman talks about book tours, his upcoming dates and a funny book tour story.   In the second reading (post published Mar 2, 2013) Dr Ehrman provides brief answers to Christianity’s 24 greatest controversies. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/authors-and-the-fiasco-of-book-tours/ https://ehrmanblog.org/the-greatest-controversies-for-members/

  • Was Christ an Angel, According to Paul? Did Nazareth Exist?

    Was Christ an Angel, According to Paul?; Did Nazareth Exist?

    01/03/2020 Duration: 25min

    In the first reading (post published Feb 23, 2020) Dr Ehrman examines Paul’s view of whether Christ was human or divine. In the second reading (post published Mar 1, 2015) Dr Ehrman address a mythicists argument that Nazareth did not exist when Jesus was born. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/was-christ-an-angel-according-to-paul/ https://ehrmanblog.org/did-nazareth-exist/

  • Demons and Christians in Antiquity! Guest Post by Travis Proctor Jesus Death and Resurrection in Mark

    Demons and Christians in Antiquity! Guest Post by Travis Proctor; Jesus' Death and Resurrection in Mark

    23/02/2020 Duration: 25min

    In the first reading (post published Feb 5, 2020) Professor Travis Proctor writes about the view early Christians had of demons. In the second reading (post published Feb 24, 2014) Dr Ehrman explains why in Mark, nobody knows the nature of Jesus. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/demons-and-christians-in-antiquity-guest-post-by-travis-proctor/ https://ehrmanblog.org/jesus-death-resurrection-mark-members/

  • Guest Post by James Tabor: The Historian and the Supernatural The Son of God, the Council of Nicea, and the Da Vinci Code

    Guest Post by James Tabor: The Historian and the Supernatural; The Son of God, the Council of Nicea, and the Da Vinci Code

    15/02/2020 Duration: 22min

    In the first reading (post published Jan 20, 2020) Professor James Tabor writes about the role of miracles and the supernatural in scholarship. In the second reading (post published Feb 16, 2016) Dr Ehrman writes about what really was decided at the Council of Nicea. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/guest-post-by-james-tabor-the-historian-and-the-supernatural/ https://ehrmanblog.org/the-son-of-god-the-council-of-nicea-and-the-da-vinci-code/

  • So: Was Luke Luke? Similarities and Differences: The Synoptic Problem

    So: Was Luke Luke?; Similarities and Differences: The Synoptic Problem

    08/02/2020 Duration: 18min

    In the first reading (post published Jan 19, 2020) Dr Ehrman concludes his thread pertaining to the authorship of Luke and Acts. In the second reading (post published Feb 11, 2014) Dr Ehrman explains the Synoptic Problem and what we learn from it. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/so-was-luke-luke/ https://ehrmanblog.org/similarities-differences-synoptic-problem/

  • A Graphic Novel (Textbook) on the New Testament More on Camels and Genesis

    A Graphic Novel (Textbook) on the New Testament; More on Camels and Genesis

    02/02/2020 Duration: 19min

    In the first reading (post published Jan 26, 2020) Dr Ehrman shares a new type of New Testament book he intends to write. In the second reading (post published Feb 6, 2014) Dr Ehrman writes about the impact of the evidence that camels were not yet domesticated at the time claimed by the Bible. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/a-graphic-novel-textbook-on-the-new-testament/ https://ehrmanblog.org/camels-genesis-members/

  • Volunteers Needed! Readers for Audio Versions of the Posts. You Interested? A Married Jesus and Celibate Priests.

    Volunteers Needed! Readers for Audio Versions of the Posts. You Interested?"; A Married Jesus and Celibate Priests.

    25/01/2020 Duration: 16min

    In the first reading (post published Jan 24, 2020) Dr Ehrman asks for volunteers to read posts for audio versions. In the second reading (post published Jan 29, 2014) Dr Ehrman writes about whether it matters if Jesus was married. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/volunteers-needed-readers-for-audio-versions-of-the-posts-you-interested/ https://ehrmanblog.org/married-jesus-celibate-priests-members/

  • A Revelatory Moment about God Ancient Mediterranean Religions

    A Revelatory Moment about "God"; Ancient Mediterranean Religions

    18/01/2020 Duration: 23min

    In the first reading (post published Jan 12, 2020) Dr Ehrman shares his a recent wow moment regarding the existence of God. In the second reading (post published Jan 14, 2015) Dr Ehrman writes about obtaining his position at UNC and evolving religious studies. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/a-revelatory-moment-about-god/ https://ehrmanblog.org/ancient-mediterranean-religions/

  • Is the Bible inspired by God? Guest Post Mike Licona How to Date Documents, including Barnabas

    Is the Bible inspired by God? Guest Post Mike Licona; How to Date Documents, including Barnabas

    12/01/2020 Duration: 23min

    The first reading (post published Nov 17, 2019) is a guest post from Mike Licona explaining why he believes the Bible is inspired by God. In the second reading (post published Jan 2, 2013) Dr Ehrman explains how ancient writings are dated, particularly the Letter to Barnabas. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/is-the-bible-inspired-by-god-guest-post-by-evangelical-apologist-mike-licona/ https://ehrmanblog.org/the-mayan-calendar-y2k-and-the-letter-of-barnabas-for-members/

  • Blog Year in Review, 2019 The Virgin Birth and Jesus Brothers

    Blog Year in Review, 2019; The Virgin Birth and Jesus' Brothers

    05/01/2020 Duration: 21min

    In the first reading (post published Dec 31, 2019) Dr Ehrman gives gives his end of the year review of the blog. In the second reading (post published Jan 3, 2015) Dr Ehrman wraps up a thread pertaining to the birth stories in Matthew and Luke. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/blog-year-in-review-2019/ https://ehrmanblog.org/the-virgin-birth-and-jesus-brothers/

  • The Case Against Miracles Readers Mailbag: December 27, 2015

    The Case Against Miracles; Reader's Mailbag: December 27, 2015

    28/12/2019 Duration: 23min

    In the first reading (post published Dec 22, 2019) Dr Ehrman gives Michael Shermer’s forward to John Loftus’ new book. In the second reading (post published Dec 27 2015) Dr Ehrman answers blog member questions re Jesus being called divine, the non-Jewishness of Jesus in old scholarship, and reconciling the timing of Quirinius, Herod, and Jesus’ birth. Join the blog at https://ehrmanblog.org/ and read up to 6 new posts each week and every post in the archives. Your entire minimal cost of membership goes to charity. https://ehrmanblog.org/the-case-against-miracles/ https://ehrmanblog.org/readers-mailbag-december-27-2015/

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