Audio podcast of the Interpreter Foundation

Audio podcast of the Interpreter Foundation


Latest Episodes

A Comet, Christ’s Birth, and Josephus’s Lunar Eclipse
August 12, 2022

Abstract: A comet seen by the Chinese in 5 bc has been considered by some authors as a possibility for the Star of Bethlehem. This article starts with that premise and argues that Book of Mormon evide

Interpreter Radio Show — July 17, 2022
August 09, 2022

  In this episode, our hosts Martin Tanner, Kris Frederickson and Mike Parker discussed the “Witnesses of the Book of Mormon — Insights Episode 13: Plural Marriage – Part 1” as well as the principle o

Nibley Lectures: Time Vindicates the Prophets — Prophets and Crisis
August 09, 2022

Between March 7th and October 17th in 1954, Hugh Nibley delivered a series of 30 weekly lectures on KSL Radio that were also published as pamphlets. The series called “Time Vindicates the Prophets” wa

Audio Roundtable: Come, Follow Me Old Testament Lesson 34 (Psalms 49–51; 61–66; 69–72; 77–78; 85–86)
August 09, 2022

This is an Interpreter Radio Roundtable for Come, Follow Me Old Testament Lesson 34, “I Will Declare What He Hath Done for My Soul” on Psalms 49–51; 61–66; 69–72; 77–78; 85–86. The panelists for this

Witnesses of the Book of Mormon — Insights Episode 16: Why Witnesses?
August 06, 2022

Why were witnesses to the Book of Mormon, and to the Gold Plates, necessary? What makes these claims different from others throughout history who have claimed divine visions?

Lehi’s Dream, Nephi’s Blueprint: How Nephi Uses the Vision of the Tree of Life as an Outline for 1 and 2 Nephi
August 05, 2022

Abstract: This essay harnesses the late twentieth-century discovery of Hebrew rhetoric by Bible scholars to identify Lehi’s dream as the foundation of the carefully constructed unity in Nephi’s writin

Nibley Lectures: Time Vindicates the Prophets — Prophets and Office
August 02, 2022

Between March 7th and October 17th in 1954, Hugh Nibley delivered a series of 30 weekly lectures on KSL Radio that were also published as pamphlets. The series called “Time Vindicates the Prophets” wa

Audio Roundtable: Come, Follow Me Old Testament Lesson 33 (Psalms 1–2; 8; 19–33; 40; 46)
August 02, 2022

This is an Interpreter Radio Roundtable for Come, Follow Me Old Testament Lesson 33, “The Lord Is My Shepherd” on Psalms 1–2; 8; 19–33; 40; 46. The panelists for this roundtable were Neal Rappleye, Ja

Witnesses of the Book of Mormon — Insights Episode 15: Are Prophets Perfect?
July 30, 2022

God uses human beings as his leaders on the earth. Do these people need to be perfect to be prophets, seers, and revelators?

The Body As the Temple of God
July 29, 2022

Abstract: Metaphors occur when there is a contradiction in the senses of the words used that cause the text to be interpreted non-literally, as Paul Ricoeur has noted. The Apostle Paul’s letter to the