#025: There’s Something About Mary [Magdalene] (HOTW: Sarah Bessey)

June 12, 2018
This may be our most controversial episode ever. Listen as we debate the significance of Mary Magdalene and the conspiracy surrounding her. Plus, Sarah Bessey (author of Jesus Feminist) is our HOTW.

#024: Peace In the Middle East (HOTW: Greg Boyd)

May 29, 2018

Why do U.S. Christians support Israel while they oppress Palestinian Christians? Our hosts explore how bad eschatology enables toxic foreign policy.

#023: Creativity and Spirituality (HOTW: David Hayward)

May 15, 2018

How do artists tap into the creative spark of the Divine? Plus, what does the Naked Pastor say about art and faith?

#022: The Cosmic Christ (HOTW: Richard Rohr)

May 1, 2018

"Christ" was not Jesus's last name. That's why we need to talk about the reality of Christ and our new identity as "little Christs" who embody the Divine here and now. Plus, Richard Rohr as our HOTW.

#021: What Is Salvation? (HOTW: Bishop Carlton Pearson)

April 24, 2018

If heaven and hell aren't about the afterlife, then what is salvation really about? Plus, Bishop Carlton Pearson from the Netflix biopic Come Sunday is our HOTW.

#020: Creation Mandate: Rape, Rule, or Revere? (HOTW: Mike Morrell)

April 17, 2018

Is Earth ours to exploit, or to care for? If it's all gonna burn, why bother? Plus, Mike Morrell as our Heretic of the Week.

#019: Embracing Mystery and the Danger of Certainty (HOTW: Matthew Distefano)

April 3, 2018

The opposite of faith is not doubt, it's certainty. So, why are we so afraid to be wrong? Plus another new theme song from our fans and our very own Matthew Distefano as the HOTW.

#018: The End Times Conspiracy Exposed! LIVE Part 2

March 20, 2018

We take questions from our live audience about the End Times and the Second Coming. Plus, more about Mary Magdalene, our "Willy Nilly" approach to scripture, and why we love/hate Paul's eschatology. PLUS: Live music from Barrett Johnson.

#017: The End Times Conspiracy Exposed! LIVE Part 1

March 13, 2018

What if Jesus isn't coming back soon? We explore the damage done by fear-based Futurism and alternative views of Apocalypse. Featuring live music from Barrett Johnson and HOTW: John Nelson Darby.

#016: Is Jesus God? (HOTW: Bart Ehrman)

March 6, 2018

Is Jesus God? Our conversation with Bart Ehrman in this episode leads us to explore this question of Christ's Deity. What are the implications if Jesus was—or was not—God? Plus, more hilarious Heretic Hotline messages and other surprises.