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Talking about Bible stories is often fraught with scholarly nerd alerts about ancient linguistics and inaccessible theological discussions centered around hermeneutics. But what if there was a way to use your pop culture literacy to enhance your biblical literacy. What if you could recap the Bible like you recapped your favorite TV show? Welcome to the Bible Binge hosted by Knox McCoy and Jamie Golden of The Popcast.

Talking about Bible stories is often fraught with scholarly nerd alerts about ancient linguistics and inaccessible theological discussions centered around hermeneutics. But what if there was a way to use your pop culture literacy to enhance your biblical literacy. What if you could recap the Bible like you recapped your favorite TV show? Welcome to the Bible Binge hosted by Knox McCoy and Jamie Golden of The Popcast.
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Talking about Bible stories is often fraught with scholarly nerd alerts about ancient linguistics and inaccessible theological discussions centered around hermeneutics. But what if there was a way to use your pop culture literacy to enhance your biblical literacy. What if you could recap the Bible like you recapped your favorite TV show? Welcome to the Bible Binge hosted by Knox McCoy and Jamie Golden of The Popcast.

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21. The Manger

12/9/2018
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Welcome to Season 4 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: In celebration of Advent, we're taking a look at each of the players in the nativity. How did Mary and Joseph end up in a stable? How did those shepherds know where to find them? Should the wise men even be in the set? In this short four episode season, we'll dissect the reason for the season. MENTIONS Luke 2:1-7SpotifyThe Wondering Years GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end...

Duration:00:43:35

20. Mary Meets An Angel

12/2/2018
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Welcome to Season 4 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: In celebration of Advent, we're taking a look at each of the players in the nativity. How did Mary and Joseph end up in a stable? How did those shepherds know where to find them? Should the wise men even be in the set? In this short four episode season, we'll dissect the reason for the season. MENTIONS Luke 1:26-37SpotifyThe Wondering Years GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end...

Duration:00:43:42

19: The Wondering Years

11/11/2018
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Welcome to a bonus episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We're swapping things up a bit in this installment by having our Bible Scholar Erin Moon interview Knox about his new book. The Wondering Years releases Tuesday, November 13. Plus, we still have our standard Gentle Rebuke brought to you by Jamie. Through books, television, music, and movies, Knox found many of the answers he was searching for about God and the universe and why we are all here. The Wondering Years is a hilarious...

Duration:00:42:28

18: David and Solomon

11/4/2018
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Welcome to the final episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re wrapping up Season 3 which focuses on David. In this episode, we discuss more of his kids who are fighting for his throne, despite him still being alive. Parenting is still hard. MENTIONS 1 Kings 1 and 2:1-12 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast Media Group from Birmingham. Find...

Duration:01:08:24

17. David's Kids: Amnon, Tamar, and Absalom

10/21/2018
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Welcome to the second episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re continuing Season 3 which focuses on David. In this episode, we discuss a few of his children including Amnon, Tamar, and Absalom. One of them gets assaulted by a brother and that brother gets killed by another brother and that other brother tries to kill their Dad. Parenting is hard. MENTIONS 2 Samuel 13-18 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of...

Duration:01:13:32

16: David and Bathsheba

10/7/2018
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Welcome to the fourth episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re continuing Season 3 which focuses on David. In this episode, we discuss the wandering eyes of King David to Bathsheba on the roof nearby and how everything went south from there. MENTIONS 2 Samuel 11 and 12:1-25 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast Media Group from Birmingham....

Duration:01:11:59

15: David, Saul, and Jonathan

9/23/2018
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Welcome to the third episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re continuing Season 3 which focuses on David. In this episode, we discuss the back and forth between King Saul trying and failing to kill David and David not killing Saul when he can easily take him out. MENTIONS I Samuel 18-31 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast Media Group from...

Duration:01:11:52

14: David and Goliath

9/9/2018
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Welcome to the second episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re continuing Season 3 which focuses on David. In this episode, we discuss the epic underdog battle between a shepherd boy and a giant. MENTIONS I Samuel 17 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast Media Group from Birmingham. Find her on Instagram. SHOW...

Duration:01:05:11

13: David and His Childhood

8/26/2018
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Welcome to the first episode of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We’re kicking off Season 3 which will focus on David. Each episode will be a deep dive into the life and times of that harp-playing, giant-slaying, watcher of sun-bathers, and man after God’s heart. In this premiere episode, we set the stage for the youngest son of a farmer to be anointed king. MENTIONS I Samuel 16 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of...

Duration:01:06:21

Season Three Preview

8/19/2018
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Welcome to a quick preview of season 3 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: Season 3 launches next Sunday, August 26 with 6 episodes every other week and a bonus episode at the end of the season. MENTIONS The Wondering YearsLive!Melanie ShankleSophie HudsonNest FestYour God is Too SafeSearching for Sunday THE POPCAST Check out our other podcast: The Popcast with Knox and Jamie.It's a weekly show about pop culture where we educate on the things that entertain, but don't matter....

Duration:00:12:42

12: Mary and Martha

7/15/2018
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Welcome to the sixth and final episode of season 2 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 2: Sibling Rivalry. In this episode, we discuss Mary and Martha. Sibling squabbles weren't reserved just for the Old Testament as these two sisters air their grievances literally at the feet of Jesus. MENTIONS Luke 10:38-42Listener Survey GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO...

Duration:00:51:57

11: Moses, Miriam, and Aaron

7/1/2018
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Welcome to the fifth episode of season 2 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 2: Sibling Rivalry. In this episode, we discuss Moses, Miriam and Aaron. Despite Moses being the "Prince of Egypt," his sister and brother start to question his judgment. Chaos and leprosy ensues. MENTIONS Numbers12 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast Media Group from...

Duration:01:04:11

10: Joseph and His Brothers

6/17/2018
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Welcome to the fourth episode of season 2 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 2: Sibling Rivalry. In this episode, we discuss Joseph and His Brothers. What happens when a father has twelve sons, but one clear favorite? The other eleven might debate murdering their brother. MENTIONS Genesis 27 Genesis 35:22Judah and TamarZac Efron GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and...

Duration:01:08:06

9. Rachel and Leah

6/3/2018
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In this episode, we discuss Rachel and Leah. These sisters share a mister and a bunch of sexy mandrakes. The rush to get pregnant creates a rivalry unrivaled in scripture. MENTIONS Genesis 29 Genesis 30:1-24 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast from Birmingham. Find her on Instagram. SHOW SPONSOR Holy Hustle by Crystal Stine.You were created to work with enthusiasm for...

Duration:01:08:36

8. Jacob and Esau

5/20/2018
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Welcome to the second episode of season 2 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 2: Sibling Rivalry. In this episode, we discuss Jacob and Esau. These twins started fighting in the womb and never let up. MENTIONS Genesis 25:19-34 Genesis 27:1-46 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast from Birmingham. Find her on Instagram. SHOW SPONSORS Non-Fiction...

Duration:01:10:54

7. Cain and Abel

5/6/2018
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Welcome to the first episode of season 2 of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're launching Season 2: Sibling Rivalry. In this episode, we discuss Cain and Abel. The first siblings set the stage for disgruntled brothers for centuries to follow. MENTIONS Genesis 4 GENTLE REBUKE Our resident Bible scholar Erin Moon offers a gentle rebuke at the end of every episode. Erin is a Bible study editor and COO of The Popcast from Birmingham. Find her on Instagram. SHOW...

Duration:01:03:37

6: Joseph, Father of Jesus

3/25/2018
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Welcome to the sixth episode of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're wrapping up Season 1: The Lineage of Jesus. In this episode, we discuss Joseph, Father of Jesus. This is a guy who seems like he's just been copied and pasted into a story, but his decisions and obedience are paramount. MENTIONS Matthew 1-2 Luke 2Stanley TucciViola DavisDaddy's HomeKid Rock's Bawitdaba videoVal Kilmer SHOW SPONSORS Arc Stories Podcast: Arc Stories celebrates the storytelling culture inherent...

Duration:01:00:36

5: Ruth and Boaz

3/18/2018
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Welcome to the fifth episode of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 1: The Lineage of Jesus. In this episode, we discuss Ruth. A story of about a kind heroine who must navigate a dead husband, a demanding mother-in-law, and a dating app that takes her to the threshing floor. MENTIONS Ruth SHOW SPONSORS Milk and Honey Tees: Sometimes life can be so complicated, right? Maybe you get married and assume you are going to spend your life with a guy, but then he dies and...

Duration:01:21:48

4: Judah and Tamar

3/11/2018
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Welcome to the fourth episode of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 1: The Lineage of Jesus. In this episode, we discuss Judah and Tamar, a story about unkept promises and pretending to be a prostitute at church. MENTIONS Genesis 38 SHOW SPONSORS Arc Stories Podcast: Arc Stories celebrates the storytelling culture inherent to the South by featuring true, personal stories told in front of a live audience. Each episode of the podcast is the opposite of trash panda....

Duration:01:02:24

3: Abraham, Sarah and Hagar

3/4/2018
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Welcome to the third episode of The Bible Binge. We asked the questions: We're in Season 1: The Lineage of Jesus. In this episode, we discuss Father Abraham who had many sons and many sons who had him and Sarah, and Hagar. MENTIONS 12 16 18 21 SHOW SPONSOR Milk and Honey Tees: Sometimes life can be so complicated, right? Maybe you want to go by your birth name but God has given you a different name or maybe it’s that your spouse is trying to get you to conceive a child through a...

Duration:01:12:29