Category: youtube

Biblical Philology is a Song

This youtube video has gone a bit viral. It’s a song set to a possibly familiar tune, as Tom Lehrer was wont to say


Ye Olde Christmas Story

Christmas– Michael Bay Style

The full album is available here, for one.

Mozart: Channeling the Voice of the Angels

English translation:

O Isis and Osiris favor
this noble pair with wisdom’s light!
Grant them your aid in their endeavor.
Lead them to find the path of right.
Lead them to find the path of right.

Let them be strong against temptation.
But if they fail in their probation
Do not their virtue need deny.
Take them to your abode on high.
Take them to your abode on high.

English translation (setting of Psalm 116):

Praise the Lord, all nations;
Praise Him, all people.
For He has bestowed
His mercy upon us,
And the truth of the Lord endures forever.
Glory to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
as it was in the beginning, is now, and forever,
and for generations of generations.

Oh, Just Watch It Already!

History Channel’s Bible Secrets Revealed is aiming for controversy, but truthfully most of what it should talk about is long familiar to those acquainted with bible scholarship. My goal is just to see people talking about the Bible in this post-Christian era. Also it’s a chance to see several folk I know from social media.

Music for a Unexpected Visitor…

Religious Holiday Music…

Well, sort of… if a certain view of Halloween is part of your religion…