Gale Yee on Poverty in Ancient Israel

Dr. Gale Yee, Nancy W. King Professor of Biblical Studies at Episcopal Divinity School, delivered the 2015 Runcie Lecture at the Graduate Theological Foundation. Her lecture was entitled, “From the Bottom Up: Poverty and Inequality in Ancient Israel and Today.”

The lecture, delivered on May 7, 2015, is available on YouTube (the lecture begins at 6:00):

 

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Biblical Studies Online Podcast 4: An Interview with Robert Myles and Michael Sandford

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The latest Biblical Studies Online podcast is available on iTunes or, if iTunes isn’t your thing, available here.

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James Crossley interviews Robert Myles, author of The Homeless Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2014), and Michael Sandford, author of Poverty, Wealth, and Empire: Jesus and Postcolonial Criticism (Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2014). In addition to discussing their latest books, the interview covers issues of class, postcolonialism, and biblical scholarship.