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Kurt Willems

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Kurt Willems is a pastor, author, and spiritual director. His first book, Echoing Hope: How the Humanity of Jesus Redeems our Pain, releases in March 2021. Kurt is also the host of the Theology Curator podcast. He has a master of divinity degree from Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary and a master of arts in comparative religion from the University of Washington. [More About Kurt]

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Podcast: Paul and Women #2 – Greco-Roman Genders & Ephesians 5 (EP-38)

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< 1 Minute Read   This series explores Paul’s vision for how women fit into the announcement that Jesus is Lord. It argues that Paul was an egalitarian, believing that women should be included (without distinction) in leadership roles within the church and home. Paul did not believe that women were “the same” as …

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Podcast: Paul and Women #1 – Intro & Junia (EP-37)

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< 1 Minute Read   This series explores Paul’s vision for how women fit into the announcement that Jesus is Lord. It argues that Paul was an egalitarian, believing that women should be included (without distinction) in leadership roles within the church and home. Paul did not believe that women were “the same” as …

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What is “Covenantal Nomism” & Why Does it Matter? (EP-35)

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< 1 Minute Read   This episode asks the question: What is “covenantal nomism?” It is possible you have never heard of this phrase before, but for anyone studying Paul, it is crucial that you have a basic understanding of this concept as it pertains to second temple Judaism. This episode give a “101” version of …

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End Times in Paul and Others #11 – Revelation in 1 Hour – Nonviolence, John’s World, & Major Themes (EP-34)

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< 1 Minute Read   Download the Guide (This a free book buying guide) This is the final episode in this series. In one hour (a long episode!) you will get an immersion into the book of Revelation, including how to deal with the question of violence! The end of the world. The end of …

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End Times in Paul and Others #10 – Revelation: “Nones,” Priests, and Kings (EP-33)

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< 1 Minute Read   Download the Guide (This a free book buying guide for last minute Christmas shoppers!) The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various versions of Christian theology. Some of …

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End Times in Paul and Others #9 – Revelation: Apocalyptic Imagery, the Eagle, & the Dragon (EP-31)

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< 1 Minute Read   The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various versions of Christian theology. Some of them were embraced by Paul. Many of them would seem absurd to him. …

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End Times in Paul and Others #8 – Revelation: Intros, Poetry & Counter-Liturgy (EP-28)

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2 Minute Read   The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various versions of Christian theology. Some of them were embraced by Paul. Many of them would seem absurd to him. …

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End Times in Paul and Others #7 – Jesus: Abominations & Taken and Left (EP-27)

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2 Minute Read   The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various versions of Christian theology. Some of them were embraced by Paul. Many of them would seem absurd to him. …

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End Times in Paul and Others #5 – Peter: Earth’s Destruction & a Safe Heaven (EP-25)

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2 Minute Read   The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various versions of Christian theology. Some of them were embraced by Paul. Many of them would seem absurd to him. …

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End Times in Paul and Others #4 – The Resurrection – “Physical” or “Spiritual” Bodies (EP-24)

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2 Minute Read   *Want to listen to this episode, and tons of others from your iphone? Here’s how to subscribe via iTunes! The end of the world. The end of the ages. The rapture. The Great 7 Year Tribulation. The Anti-Christ. The second coming. All of these themes come out of various …