5 Minute Bible

Blog URL:http://5minutebible.com/
Blog Tags:bible, biblical studies, bible study, old testament, new testament, audio, audio bible, podcast
Country:New Zealand
Location:Auckland

Short reflections on Bible passages by Tim Bulkeley. Tim teaches in Seminaries and Universities in Africa, NZ and Asia. These reflections mix academic and devotional integrating the two approaches.



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This podcast takes a second look at Babel, with a focus on the structure of the story, and its themes. It includes “homework” for which you should ideally have a photocopy of Genesis 11:1-9 (preferably in a fairly literal translation like...

Stephen suggested I do a ‘cast about the Babel story, so here it is… a first ‘cast about Babel. In this one I’ll begin with points of view and language. Since this will have to be a series we’ll follow up from there late...

In the comments on part 1 several people expressed the hope/fear that I would open the question of children as audience for Genesis. I didn’t but now some years later redoing that post with visuals reminded me how good it would be to ask that q...

Since I am teaching Genesis again I am filling out the gaps in my podcasts on this book. I think it is important to notice that Genesis is told to us by (at least) two narrators. The story comes to us as an edited text, that is it already in its tell...

? Now that the merry merry month of May 1 May was indeed a merry, merry month as various nations, and also your humble reporter, celebrated their 70th birthdays during the month. Sadly as part of the carnival the Orange Overlord chose my birthday to...

Dear Biblical Scholars (both professional and amateur), This podcast will be hosting the Biblical Studies Carnival for the month of May (which appears on 1st June). 1 So April’s is now out. Since this is a podcast I would love to feature voices...