245 episodes

The BEMA Podcast is a walk-through of the context of the Bible and the Text itself, as well as surrounding history. We deconstruct our common readings of the Bible and attempt to reconstruct them through the lens of historical context.
The main body of work is contained in Seasons 1–5, and we encourage you to start with episode 0 and continue in order through episode 204.
BEMA Discipleship is a ministry of Impact Campus Ministries.

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The BEMA Podcast is a walk-through of the context of the Bible and the Text itself, as well as surrounding history. We deconstruct our common readings of the Bible and attempt to reconstruct them through the lens of historical context.
The main body of work is contained in Seasons 1–5, and we encourage you to start with episode 0 and continue in order through episode 204.
BEMA Discipleship is a ministry of Impact Campus Ministries.

    241: Becky Solomon — Don’t Exasperate Your Kids

    241: Becky Solomon — Don’t Exasperate Your Kids

    Marty Solomon and Brent Billings discuss the state of the podcast, and then Marty is joined by Becky Solomon to talk about parenting.
    “How 936 Pennies Will Forever Change How You Parent” — Eryn Lynum
    Special Guest: Becky Solomon.
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    • 52 min
    240: Sin and the Archaeology of Joshua w/ Elle Grover Fricks

    240: Sin and the Archaeology of Joshua w/ Elle Grover Fricks

    Brent Billings and Elle Grover Fricks discuss sin and the archaeology of Joshua.
    Learning Hebrew with Elle — Sin (PDF)
    List of Archaeological Periods (Levant) — Wikipedia
    History of the Ancient Levant — Wikipedia
    Doron Ben-Ami — Wikipedia
    Elle’s Website
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    • 34 min
    239: Abraham Considers a Catechism w/ Reed Dent

    239: Abraham Considers a Catechism w/ Reed Dent

    Brent Billings is joined by Reed Dent to discuss the meaning of faith and the fears associated with deconstruction, both within a person and for those around them.
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    You Have Permission Podcast
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    • 56 min
    238: Jewish Roots — What Difference Does It Make?

    238: Jewish Roots — What Difference Does It Make?

    Marty Solomon and Brent Billings follow up on listener feedback from the episode with Jen Rosner before exploring the final three chapters of Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity, discussing the Jewish character of the Church and puzzling through what difference it makes to our lives as Christians.
    Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity by Gerald McDermott
    The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill — Christianity Today
    Mark S. Kinzer
    Archbishop Foley Beach at the Anglican Church in North America
    Gerald R. McDermott at Samford University
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    • 56 min
    237: Jewish Roots — Ways Parted for a Dark History

    237: Jewish Roots — Ways Parted for a Dark History

    Marty Solomon and Brent Billings explore the seventh and eighth chapters of Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity, discussing the divergence of Judaism and Christianity, and analyzing the relationship between the two groups in the centuries since.
    Jewish Roots — Ways Parted for a Dark History Presentation (PDF)
    Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity by Gerald McDermott
    Isaac W. Oliver at Bradley University
    “Seeing What’s Next” (Technology Adoption Rates) — Asymco
    Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn — Wikipedia
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    • 51 min
    236: Jewish Roots — Paul, Jewish Law, and Atonement in Hebrews

    236: Jewish Roots — Paul, Jewish Law, and Atonement in Hebrews

    Marty Solomon and Brent Billings explore the fourth and fifth chapters of Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity, discussing Paul’s relationship to Jewish Law and the atonement process we see in Hebrews.
    Understanding the Jewish Roots of Christianity by Gerald McDermott
    David Rudolph at The King’s University
    David M. Moffitt at the University of St. Andrews
    BEMA 147: Galatians — Two Women, Two Covenants
    BEMA 165: Hebrews — Running a Better Race
    BEMA 166: Hebrews — Atonement 101
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    • 55 min

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