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The official podcast of Kingdom Diversity as Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

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    • Religion & Spirituality
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The official podcast of Kingdom Diversity as Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

    E118 - Jesus and Parables: A Metaphorical Theologian

    E118 - Jesus and Parables: A Metaphorical Theologian

    Bailey exposes the rich depths within Jesus’ parables positing Jesus as the metaphorical theologian whose parables must be considered within a Middle Eastern context. We examine the parable of the Good Samaritan and the parable of the Rich man and Lazarus for insights that would have stood out to Jesus’ Middle Eastern audience and apply them to our contemporary context.

    • 30 min
    E117 - Jesus and Women: The One Who Elevates and Protects

    E117 - Jesus and Women: The One Who Elevates and Protects

    In our continuing discussion of Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes, the KD Team examines Bailey's work on Jesus' ministry with and to women. Western readers gain much from Jesus' interaction with the woman at the well from John 4:1-42 and the woman caught in adultery from John 7:53-8:11.

    • 29 min
    E116 - Transcending Nationalism: The Inauguration of Jesus’ Ministry

    E116 - Transcending Nationalism: The Inauguration of Jesus’ Ministry

    Kenneth E. Bailey offers an in-depth exegetical, cultural, and social examination of Jesus’ inaugural sermon in Luke 4:16-31. In posing the question, “how would they have heard it?” Bailey illuminates how transcendent Jesus’ sermon was to the Jewish crowd laden with nationalistic ideas of salvation.

    • 25 min
    E115 - The Lord’s Prayer: Our Father, His Kingdom

    E115 - The Lord’s Prayer: Our Father, His Kingdom

    Kenneth E. Bailey’s Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes considers how the Lord’s Prayer would have dramatically opened the minds and hearts for Jesus’ Middle Eastern listeners. The KD team discusses key points from Part 3 of this insightful book.

    • 20 min
    E114 - Reimagining the Christmas Story: The Manger and the Cross

    E114 - Reimagining the Christmas Story: The Manger and the Cross

    Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes by Kenneth E. Bailey seeks to illuminate parts of Jesus’ life and ministry that often get overlooked by Western readers. The KD team begins to unpack this extraordinary text by considering points of emphasis in the Western telling of the Christmas narrative.

    • 29 min
    E113 - Christ and the African American Community

    E113 - Christ and the African American Community

    Lisa Spencer joins the KD Team to discuss her contribution to the Southeastern Theological Review.

    • 24 min

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