HOW DID a man who rejected the idea of becoming king end up as a god? Dr. Judd Burton joins us to discuss the transformation of George Washington from founding father to pagan symbol of a new Golden Age.
HOW IS it that an 8th century saint got her name connected to a pagan celebration? Dr. Judd Burton joins us to discuss Saint Walpurga, Walpurgisnacht, the history of witchcraft and its connections to ancient Mesopotamia.
Dr. Judd Burton joins us again to discuss his research into one of the most mysterious sites on Earth, the oldest known community built for religious reasons, and he explains why he calls this a “90-degree angle culture change in human history.”
IT’S EITHER the world’s oldest temple or the world’s oldest astronomical observatory, depending on which expert you ask. Dr. Judd Burton, Director of the Institute of Biblical Anthropology, joins us to explain why he believes the evidence at Gobekli Tepe suggests the influence of the powerful angels called the Watchers.
A SERPENT-SHAPED ridge about three-quarters of a mile long sits less than a quarter-mile north of Gilgal Refaim, the megalithic maze on the Golan Heights. This mound is three times longer and four times higher than the Great Serpent Mound in Ohio, but it’s gone unnoticed by the world—until now.
BIBLICAL GIANTOLOGY. Yes, that’s a thing. We discuss it with archaeologist, historian, and author of Interview with the Giant: Ethnohistorical Notes on the Nephilim, Dr. Judd Burton.
What people believe really does guide what they do, especially in the Islamic world. Dr. Timothy Furnish, an expert on Muslim eschatology, explains the differences between Sunnis and Shias and why their views on the end times make Sunni Muslims the bigger threat. Then Dr. Judd Burton explains why Christians can celebrate Christmas without guilt.