Historical Jesus Lectures

I previously shared a selection of YouTube videos of lectures about the historical figure of Jesus, but one of them has since disappeared, and several more have come to my attention. And since a friend asked about videos and podcasts, I thought I would share a collection of some more such useful videos. Click on [Read More...]

Historical Jesus Lectures on YouTube

I remember just a few years ago when the number of scholarly materials on YouTube was minimal. My how that’s changed! Johnny Walker mentioned this lecture by Dale Allison on his blog today: [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdWKbjBIZls[/youtube] That lecture relates to his book The Historical Christ and the Theological Jesus. Below is another lecture, by John P. Meier, [Read More...]

Save the Day for the Day of the Doctor

The BBC has released two short “sting” videos encouraging people to #savetheday for “The Day of the Doctor,” the 50th anniversary Doctor Who special which will air on November 23rd. Do you think they give too much away? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pac8o5uAo0o[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDRQfJpNgxQ[/youtube] HT Doctor Who TV. I think that the official Doctor Who 50th anniversary trailer I [Read More...]

New Doctor Who Videos

Here’s the new Doctor Who Children In Need video: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxIPj2b7h0E[/youtube] And here’s the trailer for the Christmas special: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBFiiI3yx6k[/youtube] [Read more...]

Learning to Speak Hoosier

These would have been more useful to me a few years ago, but I can enjoy them now. HT to Jen McCreight for pointing them out. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swqaM4TiX2I[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9lfxnF8g4U[/youtube] The second one becomes particularly funny when you realize that the speaker describing his travels hasn’t left Indiana. [Read more...]

Evolutionary Videos around the Blogosphere

First, one Barton shared a video of another Barton saying something utterly ridiculous: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgJp9qd9xOQ&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Arni Zachariassen shares a link to a video of Michael Nowak speaking about evolution and Christianity. And Mason shares how his view on evolution has changed over a decade. [Read more...]