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Our goal is to make each of our guests exclaim: "hmmm... that's a good question. I don't know the answer." ...because when that happens, it means you, the listener, may be inspired to learn more beyond the interview and to ask great questions yourself that lead to new insights. In this podcast, we cover, Historical and current Anthropology, Comparative Religion and History

The Good Question Podcast Richard Jacobs

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.6 • 58 Ratings

Our goal is to make each of our guests exclaim: "hmmm... that's a good question. I don't know the answer." ...because when that happens, it means you, the listener, may be inspired to learn more beyond the interview and to ask great questions yourself that lead to new insights. In this podcast, we cover, Historical and current Anthropology, Comparative Religion and History

    The Science Of Fear: Is Our Society Captured By Terror? | An Expert Explains

    The Science Of Fear: Is Our Society Captured By Terror? | An Expert Explains

    Fear is a scary topic, especially considering how it can permeate our society. How do people’s fears dictate their worldview? Is there data out there that can tell us more about this under-explored subject? In this episode, we dive into the science of fear with Dr. Christopher D. Bader, a sociologist with decades of experience in his field…
    Dr. Bader is a Professor of Sociology at Chapman University and an affiliate of the Institute for Religion, Economics, and Society (IRES). He is the author of two books, America's Four Gods and Paranormal America – and has published various articles and chapters in sociology, deviance, criminology, sociology of religion, and education.
    Dr. Bader has studied paranormal beliefs for over twenty years, ranging from UFOs and ghosts to bigfoot. What do these phenomena have to do with people’s relationships to fear? Jump in now to see for yourself!
    In this conversation, we cover:
    The role that survey data plays in the preservation of religious history.  The power of fear and the effects it has on society.  The most prominent fears that Americans have according to surveys.  Why fear should be studied better.  You can learn more about Dr. Bader here!
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 38 min
    The Apostle Paul & Biblical Theology: A Fresh Approach To Christianity With Bob Walters

    The Apostle Paul & Biblical Theology: A Fresh Approach To Christianity With Bob Walters

    The Apostle Paul was among the most influential and noteworthy figures in the Bible. Not only was his conversion to Christianity nothing short of a miracle, but he is also the author of a whopping thirteen books of the Bible – together called the Pauline epistles. Joining us to discuss this fascinating subject is Bob Walters, a returning guest who radiates a passion for Christianity and its teachings. 
    Bob is a writer who has a weekly blog called Common Christianity. He has extensive experience in journalism and public relations, and has spent the past ten years involved in church-oriented volunteer enterprises. His refreshing approach to the Bible has captured the hearts of many, and this conversation is yet another example of his hunger for education and Christian theology… 
    Dive in now to explore:
    How the prophecy of the Old Testament was fulfilled in the New Testament. The two great commandments that Jesus made, and why they’re so important.   Who N.T. Wright is, and the role he plays in modern Christian teachings. What makes Paul such a significant Biblical figure.  Learn more about Bob and his writing by visiting his website here!
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Holistic Body Healing | Taking An Alternative Approach To Medicine

    Holistic Body Healing | Taking An Alternative Approach To Medicine

    Conventional medicine has done its fair share of scientific innovation, but what about holistic healing? Identifying the root cause of a disease is often the best way to eradicate it completely – and this is the primary objective of alternative medicine. Joining us to discuss his unique perspective on this subject is Dr. Tom Cowan, a renowned alternative medicine doctor, author, and speaker.
    Dr. Cowan approaches health and wellness with common sense and holistic treatment methods. Through his extensive research, he has witnessed firsthand the healing power of a diet rich in vegetable diversity, nourishing fats, and wholesome grains and legumes. He details these findings in books like How (and Why) to Eat More Vegetables and The Fourfold Path to Healing.
    In this conversation, we cover:
    What the process of logic, rational thinking, and science actually consists of.  Dr. Cowan’s findings after investigating various scientific claims.  Common heart misconceptions that many people don’t realize.  The ways in which conventional medicine can provide adequate treatment.  You can keep up with Dr. Cowan and his work by visiting his website!
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 49 min
    Effective Integrative Health Care | Outweighing The Pitfalls Of Conventional Medicine

    Effective Integrative Health Care | Outweighing The Pitfalls Of Conventional Medicine

    As holistic healthcare evolves, the cracks within the conventional medical system continue to grow. Now, many professionals recognize the value of customized treatment plans centered around the root cause of diseases – and Dr. Emily Rowe is at the forefront of this movement…
    Dr. Rowe is the co-owner of Miami Beach Comprehensive Wellness Center alongside her husband, Christopher M. Estes, MD. Here, she provides comprehensive and definitive care to patients from all walks of life. She employs a variety of treatment methods, including physiological detoxification strategies, eradication of stealth infections, meditation, hypnotherapy, medical astrological analysis, and more. 
    From hormone imbalances to gut health, Dr. Rowe aims to treat complex chronic medical issues holistically. What makes her approach so unique? Join us now and learn more! 
    In this episode, we discuss:
    How environmental contaminants are intertwined with complex chronic medical problems. The ways that acupuncture can be used for cancer treatment. The importance of obtaining homeostasis within the body. How to care for your gut health the right way. Want to learn more about Dr. Rowe and her work with Miami Beach Comprehensive Wellness Center? You can visit their website here!
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 29 min
    History And Discovery Of The Microscope | Exploring The Genius Of Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek

    History And Discovery Of The Microscope | Exploring The Genius Of Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek

    The scientific process has evolved a lot since the 17th century – and one important piece of technology remains a pillar of modern research: the microscope. Who was the mind behind this revolutionary discovery? Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, "the Father of Microbiology”.
    Joining us to discuss this fascinating subject is Brian J. Ford, an independent research biologist, author, and lecturer. Brian is an international authority on the microscope, and is known for his work that has revolutionized many major areas of science. As someone who has broken new ground in the public accessibility of science, there’s no one better to unpack the history of the microscope than him…
    Join us now to explore:
    Who Antonie van Leeuwenhoek was, and the contributions he made to the creation of the microscope.  The most intriguing parts of Leeuwenhoek’s microscope specimens. The many pieces that make up a microscope.  To learn more about Brian and his work, you can visit his website here!
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 1 hr
    Heavy Metal Detox Diving Into Alternative Cancer Treatments With Dr. Bill McGraw

    Heavy Metal Detox Diving Into Alternative Cancer Treatments With Dr. Bill McGraw

    Holistic medicine is on the rise, and experts like Dr. Bill McGraw are at the forefront of cutting-edge treatment opportunities. But what about invasive diseases like cancer? Could alternative medicine be the answer? Dr. McGraw thinks so, and he joins us once again to explain why…
    Dr. McGraw is a research scientist who heals people from chronic diseases using heavy metal removal techniques. He is also the author of many books on this subject, including Mercury: The Ultimate Truth and Chronic Disease, Glyphosate: Guide for Detox, and Aluminum Detox: An Easy Solution.
    In this conversation, we cover:
    Types of metals that help the body and hurt it.  Common sources of heavy metals in our environment.  How Rife Technology impacts the human body.  Organs that toxins tend to accumulate in. Could heavy metal detoxification be the treatment we’ve been seeking to eradicate cancer cells effectively? Listen now to make up your own mind!
    You can keep up with Dr. McGraw by visiting his website here. 
    Episode also available on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/38oMlMr

    • 35 min

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