Search the Scriptures

Search the Scriptures Interesting and accessible Bible study for busy people

Start date: February 2008 156 episodes

Presvytera and Dr. Jeannie Constantinou guides us through Holy Scripture with the eyes of the Church Fathers.

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Feb 18, 2014

Ezekiel: Part Six

Dr. Constantinou discusses Ezekiel's vision of the dry bones.

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Feb 11, 2014

Ezekiel: Part Five

Dr. Constantinou addresses predestination and more in her continuing discussion of Ezekiel.

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Feb 04, 2014

Ezekiel: Part Four

Dr. Constantinou addresses (among other things) one of the most famous verses from Ezekiel that is particularly popular among Orthodox Christians.

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Jan 28, 2014

Ezekiel: Part Three

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the prophet Ezekiel.

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Jan 20, 2014

Ezekiel: Part Two

Dr. Constantinou discusses the call narrative of the prophet Ezekiel.

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Nov 12, 2013

Ezekiel: Part One

Dr. Constantinou continues her "Introduction to the Bible" with the first of a series of episodes on the Prophet Ezekiel.

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Oct 14, 2013

Jeremiah: Part 6

Dr. Constantinou explains how Jeremiah was a type of Christ.

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Jun 18, 2013

Jeremiah: Part 5

Dr. Constantinou discusses Jeremiah's proclamation of a New Covenant, as well as the slavery of the Old Law.

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May 27, 2013

Jeremiah: Part 4

Dr. Constantinou takes us through some of the many patristic statements about the prophet Jeremiah.

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Apr 09, 2013

Jeremiah: Part 3

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Jeremiah and addresses discerning false prophets.

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Mar 27, 2013

Jeremiah: Part 2

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Jeremiah and then addresses the obscurity of the Old Testament.

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Mar 19, 2013

Jeremiah

Dr. Constantinou begins discussing the Prophet Jeremiah.

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Mar 06, 2013

Isaiah 45

Dr. Constantinou examines Isaiah 45 and particularly the verse that seems to imply that God is the source of evil.

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Feb 18, 2013

Messianic Prophecies and the Fall of Satan

Dr. Constantinou highlights a number of key passages from the book of Isaiah.

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Jan 02, 2013

Isaiah 9

Dr. Constantinou begins discussing Isaiah 9 and then shares the Christmas homily of St. John Chrysostom.

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Dec 25, 2012

Isaiah 7 - Part Four

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the prophecies of the Incarnation.

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Dec 18, 2012

Isaiah 7 - Part Three

Dr. Constantinou discusses the Virgin Birth according to the teachings of the Church Fathers.

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Dec 04, 2012

Isaiah 7 - Continued

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the most famous prophecy of Isaiah: "The virgin shall conceive and bear a son."

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Nov 19, 2012

Isaiah 7

Dr. Constantinou discusses the most famous prophecy of Isaiah: "The virgin shall conceive and bear a son."

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Nov 13, 2012

Was Jesus Married?: Part Two

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the recently discovered square of papyrus that supposedly proves that Jesus was married.

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Nov 13, 2012

Was Jesus Married?: Part One

Dr. Constantinou takes a break from her introduction to the Bible to address a question that is making headlines around the world: Was Jesus married?

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Oct 09, 2012

Isaiah 6 - Continued

Dr. Constantinou explains why the Jews won't believe that Christ is the Messiah.

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Sep 25, 2012

Isaiah 6 - Continued

Dr. Constantinou discusses the failure of the Jews to listen to the prophets and the importance of the correlation between the death of Christ and the destruction of the Jewish temple.

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Sep 18, 2012

Isaiah 6

Dr. Constantinou cites St. John Chrysostom on biblical language, reminding us that while the scriptures are always true, they are not always meant to be descriptive. She then examines Isaiah's vision of the seraphim flying and singing the thrice-holy hymn.

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Sep 11, 2012

Isaiah 5 and 6

Dr. Constantinou examines the famous "call narrative" of Isaiah, particularly the prophet's vision of heaven.

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Sep 04, 2012

Introduction to Isaiah

Dr. Constantinou explains why God sent the prophets and then reads and discusses the very beginning of Isaiah.

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Apr 11, 2012

Isaiah 53 - Continued

Dr. Constantinou continues her exploration of the prophecies found in Isaiah 53.

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Apr 11, 2012

Isaiah 53

Dr. Constantinou explores the prophecies of Christ's crucifixion and resurrection in Isaiah 53.

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Apr 09, 2012

Introduction to the Prophets - Continued

Dr. Constantinou continues her introduction to the major prophets of the Old Testament, this time with the addition of statements from the Church Fathers.

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Mar 26, 2012

Introduction to the Prophets

Dr. Constantinou begins discussing the major prophets of the Old Testament, including Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel.

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Nov 01, 2011

Elijah: Conclusion

Dr. Constantinou finishes up her discussion of Elijah, this time focusing on the typology of the prophet.

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Oct 19, 2011

Elijah and St. John the Baptist

In this 100th episode of her "Introduction to the Bible," Dr. Constantinou explains (among other things) the connection between St. John the Baptist and the Prophet Elijah.

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Aug 30, 2011

Elijah and the Contest

Dr. Constantinou examines the contest between Elijah, the 450 priests of Baal, and the 400 priests of Asherah.

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Aug 19, 2011

Elijah

Dr. Constantinou describes the characteristics of Israel and Judah, the two Old Testament kingdoms, and then tries to account for the popularity of the prophet Elijah.

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Aug 03, 2011

Solomon and Kings

Was Solomon righteous? Dr. Constantinou looks to the Fathers for an answer and then begins a discussion of Kings and Kingdoms.

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Jun 16, 2011

Solomon: Part 2

Dr. Constantinou continues her lesson on Solomon, this time focusing on the fascinating topic of Old Testament polygamy, adultery, and concubinage. If David and Solomon did it, why can't we?

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Jun 13, 2011

Solomon

Dr. Constantinou discusses Solomon, in this, Lesson 95 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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May 16, 2011

David and Bathsheba: Part 2

Dr. Constantinou shares the many Patristic lessons dealing with repentance and forgiveness that have been drawn from the story of David's adulterous relationship with Bathsheba.

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May 09, 2011

David and Bathsheba

Dr. Constantinou continues her study of David, specifically discussing his relationship with Bathsheba. This is lesson 93 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Apr 02, 2011

David

Dr. Constantinou discusses David. This is lesson 92 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Feb 25, 2011

Saul and David: Part 4

Dr. Contantinou continues her discussion of Saul and David. This is lesson 91 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Feb 05, 2011

Saul and David: Part 3

Dr. Contantinou continues her discussion of Saul and David. This is lesson 90 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Jan 29, 2011

Saul and David Continued

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Saul and David, which is lesson 89 of her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Nov 13, 2010

Saul and David

Dr. Constantinou discusses Saul and David, which is lesson 88 of her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Nov 01, 2010

Hannah, Samuel, and Saul

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Samuel and Hannah, which is lesson 87 of her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Oct 08, 2010

Samuel and Hannah - Part 3

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Samuel and Hannah, which is lesson 86 of her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Sep 25, 2010

Samuel and Hannah - Part 2

Dr. Costantinou brings us lesson 85 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible." In this podcast, she continues discussing Samuel and Hannah.

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Sep 16, 2010

Samuel and Hannah

Dr. Constantinou discusses Samuel and Hannah in this, lesson 84, in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Sep 01, 2010

Ruth

Dr. Constantinou continues her series, "Introduction to the Bible." In this episode, lesson 83, she discusses the book of Ruth.

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Aug 18, 2010

Judges - Part 2

Dr. Jeannie Constantinou leads us through the second half of the book of Judges. This is lesson 82 in her series, "Introduction to the Bible."

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Aug 03, 2010

Judges - Part I

Dr. Constantinou continues her series, "Introduction to the Bible." In today's podcast, she begins her discussion of Judges.

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Jun 25, 2010

Joshua - Part Four

This is lesson number 80 in Dr. Constantinou's series, "Introduction to the Bible." She continues her discussion of Joshua.

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Jun 18, 2010

Joshua - Part Three

Dr. Constantinou continues her study in the book of Joshua. This is lesson 79 in her series "Introduction to the Bible."

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Jun 11, 2010

Joshua - Part Two

Dr. Constantinou continues her study in the book of Joshua. This is lesson 78 in her series "Introduction to the Bible."

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May 31, 2010

Joshua

Dr. Constantinou continues her series "Introduction to the Bible." This week she begins discussing the book of Joshua.

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May 22, 2010

Apostolic Faith and Apostolic Doubt

Dr. Constaninou takes a break from her series, "Introduction to the Bible," and addresses the very important topic of "doubt."

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May 14, 2010

Deuteronomy

Dr. Constantinou concludes her discussion of the life of Moses.

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Apr 20, 2010

Numbers and Deuteronomy

Dr. Constantinou concludes her discussion of Numbers and begins a new study on Deuteronomy.

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Mar 19, 2010

Numbers - Part Three

Dr. Constantinou contemplates the person of Moses, the behavior of the Hebrews, and the Moses typology in the Gospels.

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Mar 12, 2010

Numbers - Part Two

Dr. Constantinou enumerates the various behaviors in which the Hebrews engaged that caused God to deny them the Promised Land.

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Feb 15, 2010

Numbers - Part One

Dr. Constantinou continues her Introduction to the Bible, this time focusing on the Book of Numbers.

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Jan 31, 2010

Leviticus - Part Eight

Dr. Constantinou answers more questions from listeners and then discusses chapter 16 of Leviticus, focusing on the Feast of Yom Kippur.

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Jan 16, 2010

Leviticus - Part Seven

Dr. Constantinou takes a moment to answer listener questions about Leviticus.

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Dec 29, 2009

Leviticus - Part Six

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of ritual impurity and its connection (or lack thereof) to Orthodox women.

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Dec 14, 2009

Leviticus - Part Five

Dr. Constantinou discusses the Jewish laws of ritual purification in connection with some of the Orthodox customs associated with women.

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Nov 10, 2009

Leviticus - Part Four

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the Temple at Jerusalem.

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Nov 01, 2009

Leviticus - Part Three

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of Leviticus, touching a bit on the forthcoming Temple.

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Oct 25, 2009

Leviticus - Part Two

Dr. Constantinou continues her brief discussion of the Old Testament book of Leviticus.

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Oct 18, 2009

Leviticus - Part One

Dr. Constantinou continues her introduction to the Bible with her first lesson on the book of Leviticus.

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Oct 10, 2009

Exodus - Part Twelve

Dr. Constantinou concludes her series on Exodus by discussing the unique aspects of the application of the Law of Moses.

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Oct 04, 2009

Exodus - Part Eleven

Dr. Constantinou continues her series on Exodus, this time explicating the story of the Ten Commandments.

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Sep 25, 2009

Exodus - Part Ten

Dr. Constantinou continues her series on Exodus, following Moses and the Israelites to Mount Sinai.

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Sep 19, 2009

Exodus - Part Nine

Dr. Constantinou details how ancient Christians understood Jewish history and reinterpreted the Law of Moses.

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Sep 13, 2009

Exodus - Part Eight

Dr. Constantinou explains the Christian Passover, including the typology of Christ as the Lamb.

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Sep 08, 2009

Exodus - Part Seven

Dr. Constantinou continues her discussion of the Passover and its relationship to the Christian Passover.

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Aug 29, 2009

Exodus - Part Six

Dr. Constantinou explains all that you ever wanted to know about the Passover, including how it is celebrated today.

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Aug 20, 2009

Exodus - Part Five

Dr. Constantinou continues her new series on Exodus, this time focusing on the ten plagues of Egypt.

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Aug 07, 2009

Exodus - Part Four

Did God really harden Pharaoh's heart? Dr. Constantinou answers this question and more as she continues her new series on Exodus

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Jul 25, 2009

Exodus - Part Three

Dr. Constantinou continues her new series on Exodus, this time focusing on Moses and the burning bush.

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Jul 18, 2009

Exodus - Part Two

Dr. Constantinou continues her new series on Exodus.

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Jul 11, 2009

Exodus - Introduction

Dr. Constantinou continues her introduction to the Bible with a new series on Exodus.

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Jun 28, 2009

Genesis - Conclusion

Dr. Constantinou concludes her discussion of Genesis.

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Jun 20, 2009

Genesis 23 - Joseph - Part 2

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with her second lesson on Joseph.

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Jun 14, 2009

Genesis 23 - Joseph

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with a lesson on Joesph.

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Jun 06, 2009

Genesis - Isaac and Jacob

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with a lesson on Isaac and Jacob.

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May 31, 2009

Genesis 21 - The Sacrifice of Isaac Part 2

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with part 2 of her lesson on the sacrifice of Isaac.

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May 24, 2009

Genesis 21 - The Sacrifice of Isaac Part 1

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with part 1 of her lesson on the sacrifice of Isaac.

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May 17, 2009

Genesis - Abraham Part 3

Dr. Constantinou continues the history portion of her study of Genesis with part 3 of her lesson on Abraham.

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May 09, 2009

Genesis - Abraham Part 2

Did our Jewish forefathers believe there were many gods? Jeannie explores this and more in part 2 of her lesson on Abraham.

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May 02, 2009

Genesis - Abraham Part 1

Dr. Constantinou begins the history portion of her study of Genesis.

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Apr 05, 2009

Genesis - 18

Part two of Jeannie's overview of the Old Testament.

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Mar 29, 2009

Genesis - 17

Part one of Jeannie's overview of the Old Testament.

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Mar 21, 2009

Genesis - 16

Jeannie concludes the pre-history portion of Genesis, examining Noah's drunkenness and the Tower of Babel.

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Mar 14, 2009

Genesis - 15

This is Jeannie's fortieth lesson in her introduction to the Bible. She continues her discussion of Noah, this time focusing on God's promise and the rainbow that signaled it.

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Mar 08, 2009

Genesis - 14

Jeannie continues her discussion of Genesis, this time exploring the story of Noah with the help of St. John Chrysostom.

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Feb 28, 2009

Genesis - 13

In this lesson, Dr. Constantinou steers us away from trivial issues concerning the literal aspects of Genesis, encouraging us to instead allow the stories to enrich us spiritually.

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Feb 21, 2009

Genesis - 12

In this episode of her continuing series on Genesis, Jeannie discusses the story of Cain and Abel.

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Feb 14, 2009

Genesis - 11

Jeannie continues her discussion of Genesis, drawing from the Church Fathers as she once again addresses The Fall.

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Feb 09, 2009

Genesis - 10

Jeannie continues her discussion of Genesis. In this lesson, she explores the ramifications of The Fall, particularly with regard to women.

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Jan 31, 2009

Genesis - 9

Today, Jeannie begins by addressing some listener questions from past episodes and then continues her exploration of Genesis particularly through the lens of St. John Chyrsostom.

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Jan 24, 2009

Genesis - 8

Jeannie continues her study in the book of Genesis with a look at the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil.

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Jan 17, 2009

Genesis - 7

Jeannie explores the teaching of St. John Chrysostom on the Garden of Eden.

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Jan 10, 2009

Genesis - 6

Jeannie is in Genesis chapter 2 but begins with a listener's question that is probably representative of many other listeners as well.

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Jan 03, 2009

Genesis - 5

Jeannie continues her examination of "Image and Likeness" by looking at the fundamental beliefs of Mormonism and Christian Science.

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Dec 28, 2008

Genesis - 4

Today Jeannie looks at what may be the most important verse in the Old Testament if not the entire Bible.

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Dec 21, 2008

Genesis - 3

Earth, Sun, the firmaments and all of creation. God saw that it was good.

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Dec 13, 2008

Genesis - 2

Jeannie continues in Genesis chapter 1 with the story of creation.

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Dec 06, 2008

Genesis - 1

Today, Jeannie begins her verse by verse study of Genesis but starts with an interesting story about her experience at the recent meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature.

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Nov 29, 2008

Introduction to Genesis

Following a very helpful and instructive series of lessons providing an introduction to the Bible, Jeannie today begins her study of Genesis.

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Nov 22, 2008

The Latin Fathers - St. Augustine and St. Jerome

Today Jeannie concludes her introduction to the Bible with a look at the two best know Latin Fathers of the Church.

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Nov 15, 2008

St. Ambrose of Milan and the Scriptures

In her final look at the Church Fathers and their interpretation of the Scriptures, Jeannie looks at St. Ambrose.

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Nov 08, 2008

Was St. John Chrysostom Anti-Semite?

Jennie takes a break from her Intro to the Bible series this week to answer a question that has come to her from our listeners on more than one occasion.

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Nov 01, 2008

The School of Antioch - Cont.

Jeannie continues her look at the interpretive style of Antioch and in particular St. John Chyrsostom. Listen for how his name is to be pronounced!

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Oct 25, 2008

The School of Antioch

Jeannie continues her Intro to the Bible series with a lesson on the interpretive School of Antioch and St. John Chrysostom.

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Oct 18, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 20: Basil and Gregory

Today, Jeannie looks at 2 of the Cappadocian Fathers - Basil the Great and Gregory of Nyssa.

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Oct 11, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 19: School of Alexandria (cont.)

Jeannie continues looking at the influence of Alexandria and in particular Origen on the early interpretation of Scripture.

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Oct 04, 2008

introduction to the Bible - Lesson 18: School of Alexandria

As Jeannie continues her intro to the Bible lessons, she helps us understand biblical interpretation and the school of Alexandria.

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Sep 27, 2008

introduction to the Bible - Lesson 17 - Patristic Interpretation 3

Pres. Jeannie continues her lesson on patristic interpretation beginning with an explanation of exegesis vs. eisegesis.

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Sep 20, 2008

introduction to the Bible - Lesson 16 - Patristic Interpretation 2

Jeannie continues her lesson on how the early Church interpreted the Scriptures.

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Sep 13, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 15 - Patristic Interpretation

As we get closer and closer to studying the book of Genesis, Jeannie helps us understand the techniques of patristic interpretation.

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Sep 06, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 14: Translations and Versions

Today, Jeannie talks about the many and various translations and versions of the Bible

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Aug 30, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 13: The Canon part 5

In her concluding lesson on the canon of Scripture, Jeannie discusses the books of the Bible that were included by the Church and why.

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Aug 29, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Supplemental Lesson - B

In this 2nd supplemental lesson, Jeannie continues her teaching on the apocryphal books - in particular the Gnostic gospels.

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Aug 28, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Supplemental Lesson

We have a mid week supplemental lesson from Jeannie today with helpful information about the "Christian" and "Gnostic" apocryphal books and why they were rejected by the Church.

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Aug 23, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 12: The Canon part 4

Jeannie provides an explanation of why it is so important to study the canon of Scripture and to hold the line on what the Church has approved.

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Aug 16, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 11: The Canon part 3

Now that we have learned about the Old Testament canon, Jeannie turns her attention to the New Testament.

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Aug 09, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 10: The Canon part 2

In this episode, Jeannie continues her discussion of the canon of Scripture and why the Old Testament is different in the Protestant Bible.

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Aug 02, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 9: The Canon part 1

As the Intro to the Bible series continues, Jeanie begins a discussion of the Canon of Scripture beginning with the Hebrew texts.

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Jul 26, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 8: The Septuagint

In her continuing series entitled Introduction to the Bible, Jeannie looks at the Septuagint and the influence of Greek thought and culture.

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Jul 19, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 7: Bible Manuscripts 3

As Scribes copied the biblical texts, what affect did this process have on words, phrases or theology?

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Jul 12, 2008

introduction to the Bible - Lesson 6: Bible Manuscripts 2

What are the Dead Sea Scrolls and what do we need to know about them?

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Jul 05, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 5: Bible Manuscripts 1

As Jeannie continues her series on the Introduction to the Bible, she begins a 3 part subset on Bible manuscripts.

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Jun 28, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 4: The Oral Tradition

To talk about how we got our Bible we have to start with the oral tradition.

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Jun 21, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 3: Inspiration and inerrancy (continued)

Jeannie continues her discussion about the inspiration and veracity of the Bible.

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Jun 14, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 2: Inspiration and inerrancy

How are we to understand words like "inspired" and "inerrant" when it comes to the Holy Scriptures?

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Jun 07, 2008

Introduction to the Bible - Lesson 1: Overview

Today, Jeannie begins a brand new series on the Bible so this would be a good time to subscribe and download so as not to miss any of the episodes.

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May 31, 2008

Christ is Risen - Part 7

This is the final lesson in the resurrection series. Next week Jeannie begins a brand new series called "Introduction to the Bible" and you won't want to miss it.

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May 24, 2008

Christ is Risen - part 6

Jeannie continues her helpful and fascinating series on the resurrection of Christ.

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May 17, 2008

Christ is Risen - part 5

Part 5 of Pres. Jeannie's study on the resurrection of Christ.

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May 10, 2008

Christ is Risen - part 4

Here is the next episode in the series on the resurrection of Christ.

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May 07, 2008

Christ is Risen - part 3

Part 3 of Jeannie's series on the resurrection of Christ.

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May 03, 2008

Christ is Risen - part 2

Part 2 of Dr. Constantinou's series on the resurrection of Christ.

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Apr 26, 2008

Christ is Risen!

Today, Jeannie begins a short series on the resurrection of Christ.

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Apr 21, 2008

The Crucifixion of Christ - Part 2

Here is the second half of Dr. Constantinou's study of the crucifixion.

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Apr 19, 2008

The Crucifixion of Christ - Part 1

In this extensive 2 part episode, Jeannie explores the crucifixion of Christ. Be prepared to learn a lot!

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Apr 12, 2008

The Roman Trial - part 2

And, here is the continuation of Jeannie's study of the Roman Trial of Jesus.

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Apr 12, 2008

The Roman Trial - part 1

Today, Jeannie begins her look at the Roman Trial and, once again, we have divided it into 2 parts for easier digestion and download.

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Apr 05, 2008

The Jewish Trial - 2

Jeannie continues her series on the trials and crucifixion of Jesus with part 2 of the Jewish trial.
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Mar 29, 2008

The Jewish Trial - 1

Today Presvytera Jeannie begins her in depth study of the trials of Jesus at the hands of the Jewish rulers. (47:42)

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Mar 10, 2008

The Trials and Crucifixion - Part 2 (b)

And this is the second half of part 2 on the Trials and Crucifixion of Jesus.

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Mar 09, 2008

The Trials and Crucifixion - Part 2 (a)

Pres. Jeannie continues her teaching on the Trials and Crucifixion of Jesus with today's episode divided into 2 parts for easier download. This is the first part with the second part above.

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Mar 08, 2008

The Trials and Crucifixion - Part 1

Today, Jeannie begins a significant study of the trials and crucifixion of Jesus leading up to Holy Week. This is part 1.

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Mar 07, 2008

Understanding the Scriptures Through the Church Fathers - 3

How does the Orthodox view of the Fathers of the Church differ from the Roman Catholic view? What about St. Augustine? What is his role in the Orthodox Church as it relates to the study of the Bible? These questions and many more are addressed in this week's episode.

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Feb 29, 2008

Understanding the Scriptures Through the Church Fathers - 2

Pres. Jeannie continues her analysis of how we study the Scriptures through the lens of the Fathers.

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Feb 22, 2008

Understanding the Scriptures Through the Church Fathers

In this 2nd episode, Jeannie explores how the Fathers of the Church viewed scripture and what that should mean to us today when we open the pages of the Bible.

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Feb 16, 2008

Welcome to Search the Scriptures!

Get to know Pres. Jeannie as she tells us about her background and what you can expect to hear in her new podcast.

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