Maxwell Institute Podcast

Where faith and scholarship break bread together

March 10th, 2015 | by Blair Hodges

#21—The Bhagavad Gita, with Richard H. Davis [MIPodcast]

This episode delves into the most famous Hindu book of scripture. The Bhagavad Gita relates a conversation between god and human about war and violence, duty […]

February 20th, 2015 | by Blair Hodges

#20—Reading the New Testament Gospels with Julie M. Smith [MIPodcast]

Many Latter-day Saints find it difficult to appreciate the archaic King James language of the New Testament. The gospel writers presented their witnesses to an […]

February 04th, 2015 | by Blair Hodges

#19—Investigating the Dead Sea Scrolls, with John J. Collins [MIPodcast]

The Dead Sea Scrolls are one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of the twentieth century. The scrolls include the oldest biblical manuscripts ever found. Most […]

January 05th, 2015 | by Blair Hodges

#18- Job through the ages, with Mark Larrimore [MIPodcast]

“Oh, that my words were written down! Oh, that they were inscribed in a book! O that with an iron pen and with lead they […]

December 18th, 2014 | by Blair Hodges

#17- The life of Genesis, with Ronald Hendel [MIPodcast]

“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” It’s one of the most easily recognizable opening lines from any literary work, the Book […]

The Maxwell Institute Podcast is where faith and scholarship have a nice conversation over lunch. Scholars from the Latter-day Saint tradition and beyond talk about faith, history, scripture, philosophy, theology, and more.


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