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Rod Dreher wrote “to order the world rightly as Christians requires regarding all things as pointing to Christ” Christ is the One in Whom in all things consist and humanity is not the measure of all things. If a defining characteristic of the modern world is disorder then the most fundamental act of resistance is to discover and life according to the deep, divine order of the heavens and the earth. In this series we want to look at the big model of the universe that the Bible and Christian h ...
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Discover the profound relationship between Christian theology and the transformation of the cosmos and society, as articulated by the insightful Vishal Mangalwadi. We examine the biblical view of a pristine creation marred by human transgression, with its present state of death and decay a stark deviation from its intended perfection. This episode …
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Can the cosmos truly be understood without recognizing the divine craftsmanship behind it? Prepare to have your perspective shifted as we uncover the profound connections between the Christian doctrine and the very fabric of the universe. Engage with us in a conversation that promises to transform the mundane into the miraculous, revealing the purp…
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Discover the extraordinary way the biblical worldview intertwines with our understanding of science and civilization as we traverse the narrative of creation, guided by the cosmic significance of Jesus as the high priest. Together, we'll uncover the divine intricacies of the universe, manifested through the meticulous design of the hydrologic cycle…
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Have you ever pondered the divine brushstrokes that painted the universe into being? This episode takes you on a profound journey through creation theology, contrasting the serene Christian narrative with the tumultuous tales of ancient mythologies and the Islamic view of earthly existence. We navigate the waters of divine love and will, weaving th…
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Discover how the timeless pursuit for understanding our origins transcends through ancient myths to modern scientific theories. Join us for a profound exploration into the Christian theological perspective of creation; envision a cosmos born not of chaos, but from the divine love and purpose of a triune God. Contrast this peaceful inception with th…
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The eternal wisdom of Christ enriches our scientific endeavors. By framing science within the context of four revolutionary Christian principles, we challenge the materialist worldview and inspire a unique confidence in the search for universal truth. As we step beyond the empirical limits of modern science, we confront the profound existential que…
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Are we at the brink of moral chaos, and has the quest for truth become a mere shadow game played by those in power? This episode wrestles with the postmodern challenge to what we've long considered solid ground: the realms of truth and morality. We navigate the murky waters where personal experiences eclipse scientific facts, and even the possibili…
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Embark on a journey through time as we unravel the pivotal transformation from the celestial contemplations of Aristotle and Ptolemy to the heliocentric breakthroughs of Copernicus, Kepler, and Galileo. We'll navigate the entwined paths of ancient cosmology and Christian theology, revealing how a millennium-old synthesis of ideas was challenged and…
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Could the study of science be one of the most profound acts of Christian worship? We're venturing into a conversation that bridges the gap between divine reverence and empirical discovery. In a world where the quest for knowledge often seems at odds with spiritual belief systems, we're turning the tables to show how the pursuit of science can be a …
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Could the very foundations of modern science be deeply rooted in Christian thought? Prepare to have your perspective broadened as we journey through the profound interplay between faith and reason, with a spotlight on Robert Boyle—one of the intellectual titans of the Royal Society. This episode peels back the layers of history to reveal a time whe…
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Explore the untold story of how the Christian faith profoundly influenced the birth of modern science. With a narrative that travels from the echoes of divine truth perfected in Jesus Christ to the secularization that reshaped our approach to the natural world, we promise a captivating journey. This episode peels back the layers of history to revea…
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How often do we tread the fine line between shadows and reality? In an exploration of Plato's Allegory of the Cave, we unravel the skepticism that has seeped into Western thought, challenging the perceptions of the physical world's reliability. Grappling with these ancient doubts, we reveal how the transformative power of Christian teachings brough…
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Join us as we delve into the roots of the modern scientific project, born in the 17th century and steeped in puritanism. We dissect how theological beliefs shape scientific outcomes and lament the void of theological depth in today's scientific research. We argue for the necessity of challenging societal and commercial constraints on scientific inq…
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We are exploring the profound role of Christian theology in the realm of scientific discovery. In our first segment, we unpack the notion that the physical world, the human body, and our minds are intricately designed for us to comprehend the mind of God. We challenge the common perception that scientific theories are solely data-driven, revealing …
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Are you ready to embark on a profound journey of worship through science? Allow your understanding of the universe is about to be reshaped as we illuminate its deep connection with the eternal life of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. In our exploration, we dissect the meaning behind the tabernacle, a celestial model representing the harmony of hea…
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Prepare to be enlightened as we explore how the Psalms served as the soundtrack to the life and times of Jesus Christ. Keeping Jesus at the center, we delve into the richly symbolic soundscapes depicted in Psalms, tearing down the pagan concept of separating reason from passion, and encouraging a balanced approach as taught in the Bible. Let's emba…
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Ever wondered about the divine role of music in our lives and how it connects us to Jesus? From the rhythm of work to the melody of celebration and even the dissonant notes of war, music is a constant companion. We'll uncover the centrality of the Levites, God's chosen musicians in the church, and the profound significance of encountering Christ th…
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Have you ever allowed the sublime symphony of a song to sway your soul? Welcome to a journey that uncovers the mystic influence and power of music, a universal language that resonates with beings across all planes of existence. Drawing wisdom from Spurgeon, we unravel the divine potency of music that brings together humans, angels, and creatures fr…
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Have you ever contemplated the cosmic significance of Christ's reign in your life? As we navigate through the chaotic storms of our lives, seeking to impose a semblance of order, we often find ourselves shouldering burdens much too heavy for us, not unlike the mythical Atlas. Yet, we are not alone. In today's episode, we uncover the profound meanin…
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Ever wondered what the cosmos sounds like? What if the universe had its own music? As we journey through this auditory exploration of the universe, we'll uncover the intrinsic musicality of the cosmos and the potential to tune into the vibrations of stars and other celestial bodies. This adventure will take us through the findings of a fascinating …
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What if the songs of whales or the symphony of a serene night could stir your soul, connect you to the divine, and reveal profound truths about creation? That’s what we've embarked on exploring in this episode. Tracing the divine connection between music and creation, we contemplate about our ears’ intricate design, capable of perceiving the world'…
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Do you feel the heartbeat of the cosmos? Have you experienced the symphony of sounds that emanates from every corner of the universe? We invite you to journey with us as we explore the symphony of the cosmos, where every note, every sound, every rhythm, is bathed in the divine light of Christ Jesus. We'll help you distinguish between the cacophony …
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Prepare to journey back in time to unearth the mysteries of Wayland Smith, an Englishman said to have lived before the birth of Christ, in our compelling conversation with guest, PJ. We explore Wayland's smithy, a site believed to have been established in 3600 BC, its connection to Charlemagne and his knights, and Wayland's possible attendance at t…
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Prepare to journey with us into the realm of the unseen as we examine the fascinating world of Fae creatures within Christian thought and history. Our esteemed guest, PJ from the Global Church History Project, opens our minds to the colourful possibilities of the mythical world, from the Phoenix to the Basilisk, unearthing hidden truths about our w…
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Ready to unravel the mysteries of the ages, and journey through the fascinating world of mythical creatures? This episode promises to take you on a thrilling voyage of discovery, exploring the alluring world of griffins, cockatrices, and more. These aren't mere flights of fancy – we'll be delving into their depiction in Biblical texts, ancient artw…
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Brace yourself as we uncover the intriguing existence of Fae Creatures, who come in all sizes, ranging from the small Gnomes to human-sized beings, with a special spotlight on the much-feared Ghosts and Goblins. Through the lens of Christian history, architecture, art, and literature, we'll follow the trails of these enigmatic beings, we'll contras…
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Dare to step into the mystical realm of the unseen, as we embark on a captivating exploration of the Fae world. Hold tight as we peel back layers of our reality, challenging the notion that only what we see is real. We break down the concept of the Fae, creatures often associated with dusk and places thin to their world. Drawing from the Bible, we …
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Ever wondered how the structure of the tabernacle reflects the inherent mathematics and geometry of the universe? Prepare for an enlightening discussion as we uncover the amazing connection between these divine dimensions. We'll journey through the symbolism of the Trinity, explore how life outside the church can limit our understanding of the cosm…
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Who would have thought that the humble number 'four' carries such weight in theological discourse, embodying a transition and introducing the concept of 'many'? Engage with us as we explore the philosophical conflict between oneness and multiplicity, and how the Trinity provides the only satisfactory resolution to it. Venture with us further into t…
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Ever pondered on the profound relationship between numbers, the universe, and theology? In this intriguing episode, we continue on an exploratory journey into the symbolic meanings of numbers and mathematics. We passionately discuss how these are not mere human inventions but play a significant role in the universe itself, springing from the eterna…
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Get ready to embark on a journey that promises to shift your understanding of the cosmos. This episode will illuminate the profound symbolism of numbers in Christian narrative, offering you a fresh perspective on familiar biblical stories. First off, we'll dissect the recurring theme of the third day, its association with resurrection, and its conn…
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Ever wondered why some people view the field of mathematics as a divine gift and even an act of worship? Join us as we traverse the fascinating history of numerical representation and its profound power. We'll discuss how mathematics, in its sheer elegance and beauty, has been instrumental in shaping civilizations, offering us the tools to understa…
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Imagine the natural world speaking the language of mathematics, spiraling out in the Fibonacci sequence found in the petals of a flower or the structure of galaxies. What if these patterns aren't just happenstance, but rather reflections of divine knowledge? Join us as we dive deep into this intriguing intersection of faith and mathematics, and rec…
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Ever wondered how and why the Living God used mathematics to create the universe? Join us on a journey where we unravel the divine wisdom encrypted in numbers. We'll examine the theological significance of numbers, how they shape our lives, and even impact the animal kingdom. From our age to earnings, we'll discuss how God designed us as mathematic…
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Prepare to have your perspective magnificently transformed as we journey together through the cosmos with our erudite guest, PJ from the Global Church History Project. What if the stars in the sky hold more mysteries than we realize? We're diving deep into the significance of the second heaven and our place in the universe, guided by the profound w…
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Prepare to be starstruck as we journey through the cosmos in our latest episode, with PJ from the Global Church History Project by our side. We'll guide you through an encounter with the celestial residents of the second heaven—sun, moon, and stars—unveiling their significance in a blend of biblical, ancient, and modern perspectives. Together, we'l…
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Are you ready to mine the depths of the universe in a whole new way? We've got PJ from the Global Church History Project joining us to unravel the mysteries of the second heaven. We're redefining how we perceive the stories around us, shedding light on the profound significance myths can hold. Step into a journey through biblical passages from Amos…
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What if there's more to the Divine Empire's intricate structure than we think? What if the celestial beings we know as angels play a far more significant role in our sustenance, in the workings of the universe, than we could ever comprehend? Buckle up for an enlightening journey as we take you through unseen dimensions, shedding light on the grande…
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Curious about the unseen power of the Father in Heaven and His influence over creation? Join us as we unravel this profound mystery, shedding light on His celestial authority, His heavenly throne, and His unseen nature as depicted by Jesus. Building on the teachings of Christ, we compare the Father's unseen nature to the sun, in its radiant and unv…
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Immerse yourself in the love and authority of God the Father as we journey to understand His divine nature and how His decisions shape our world. Gain insights into His perfection, His teachings, and the power of His throne room that is the source of all decisions affecting our world. We explore the depth of His love, demonstrated in John 3.16, and…
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Ready to break free from the limited perspective of the modern world and journey into the vast expanse of all reality? We're inviting you, dear listener, to join us as we navigate the three heavens—the first, where birds take flight and clouds pass by; the second, a realm of the unknown, where science fiction and the cosmos meets; and finally, the …
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What if the redemption of the cosmos lies in Jesus? This reality is explored in ways beyond what we may have imagined. Join us as we discuss a revolutionary hierarchical view of the universe and the notion of a divine empire that goes beyond our current, sinfully corrupt systems. We'll examine the cosmic dimension of sin and its corrupting power. D…
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Have you ever contemplated the profound concept of Jesus inheriting the universe, as mentioned in Colossians 1:15? Join us as we unpack how the universe is a gift from God the Father to God the Son, and how this view lays the foundation for modern science. Discover how Psalm 104 speaks of the Lord's engagement with creation, and how Jesus is the Lo…
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What if the universe revolves around Jesus as the divine craftsman at its centre? Join us as we unveil the ancient vision of Christ as the cosmic cornerstone, drawing inspiration from Proverbs 8 and examining how this concept revolutionized the Mediterranean world in the 4th century. We appreciate the mind-expanding consequences of starting with th…
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What if the true big story of the universe has been lost to us, and the answer lies in a Christ-centered cosmic civilization? Dive into Colossians 1 with us as we explore how Jesus Christ is the image of the invisible God, the creator of all things, and the head of the church, holding everything together in divine order. Discover the crucial role o…
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In the 8th programme in the Civilisations TV series, David Olusoga looks at how artists reacted to the colonialism of the 19th century. He travels to America to see art by both white and Native American artists who were documenting the displacement and suffering of Native peoples. A common view at the time was that indigenous Americans would disapp…
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Unusual stories of the bizarre and gruesome things that have been used as paint pigments from Kassia St Clair, author of The Secret Lives of Colour. Plus, why did Van Gogh create portraits of the man who sold him his paints? Nienke Bakker, Curator of Paintings at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, brings us the story of Père Tanguy whose arts supply…
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Contrary to myth and misconception, the Aztecs were not a bloodthirsty, inhumane, deeply patriarchal and authoritarian society. Viv Jones is disabused of everything she thought she knew about this sophisticated civilisation by Dr Caroline Dodds Pennock. Dr Guy Middleton calls himself a 'collapsologist'. He attempts to solve the mystery of why and h…
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