The Bible Rules
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The Curse

Aired on Mar 16, 201443m

Explore the ways ancient people attempted to control the dark forces in their lives. It's a launch pad for a deep investigation into the mindset of people who walked the earth millennia ago.

Explore the ways ancient people attempted to control the dark forces in their lives. It's a launch pad for a deep investigation into the mindset of people who walked the earth millennia ago.

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Sex

Aired on Mar 23, 201443m

Decode the world in which the Bible's often bizarre rules about sex were established to u how everything from Greek statues to mortality rates influenced the reality of human sexual relations.

Decode the world in which the Bible's often bizarre rules about sex were established to u how everything from Greek statues to mortality rates influenced the reality of human sexual relations.

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War

Aired on Mar 30, 201443m

The Bible forbids Israelite armies from cutting down the trees of enemy cities. Is this a clue to a 3000-year-old green movement or is something else going on here? Hint: It's all about the olives.

The Bible forbids Israelite armies from cutting down the trees of enemy cities. Is this a clue to a 3000-year-old green movement or is something else going on here? Hint: It's all about the olives.

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Ancient Vice

Aired on Apr 06, 201443m

It comes as no surprise the Bible has a lot to say on the subject of alcoholic beverages. Yet wine and spirits played a very different role in the ancient world than they do today.

It comes as no surprise the Bible has a lot to say on the subject of alcoholic beverages. Yet wine and spirits played a very different role in the ancient world than they do today.

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False Prophets

Aired on Apr 13, 201443m

Plunge into a world of otherworldly gods, who had to be fed, clothed and coddled by their believers.

Plunge into a world of otherworldly gods, who had to be fed, clothed and coddled by their believers.

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Ancient Slavery

Aired on Apr 20, 201443m

Whether in Rome or Greece, Egypt or Israel, human beings lived under bondage, but there were surprising laws in place to regulate the practice

Whether in Rome or Greece, Egypt or Israel, human beings lived under bondage, but there were surprising laws in place to regulate the practice