Audio Archive

Taussig, Hal

Hal has been bi-vocational for his entire adult life, being both an active pastor and professor of biblical literature for the past 30 years. He has been pastor at Chestnut Hill United Church since 1990, and enjoys the varied tasks of the pastorate, which in this church ranges from helping to take out the trash to creative worship design to facilitating ecological projects in the Philippines.
He has also been pastor of Calvary United Methodist Church in West Philadelphia for 13 years, the Oekolompad Reformed Church in Basel, Switzerland, and Falls United Methodist Church. He has been Visiting Professor of New Testament at Union Theological Seminary in New York since 1999. He is also Professor of Early Christianity at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College in Wyncote, Pa.
He has written thirteen books. His latest book is "A New New Testament: A 21st Century Bible Combining Traditional and Newly Discovered Texts".
(bio assistance from Chestnut Hill United Church website. 2014)

Recordings

Conversation about "A New New Testament: A 21st Century Bible Combining Traditional and Newly Discovered Texts"

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2013

The Gospel of John and the Gospel of Mary – Part 1: Gender and John's Gospel

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospel of John and the Gospel of Mary – Part 2: Mary (Magdalene)

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospel of John and the Gospel of Mary – Part 3: The Human Journey to God

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospel of John and the Gospel of Mary – Part 4: Jesus and Women

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospel of John and the Gospel of Mary – Part 5: Loosening Canon; Reading the Bible Alongside Newly Discovered Books

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospels of John: Joahnnine Cosmic Voices – Part 1: In the Beginning

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospels of John: Joahnnine Cosmic Voices – Part 2: The Great I Am

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospels of John: Joahnnine Cosmic Voices – Part 3: The Crucified Son of God

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

The Gospels of John: Joahnnine Cosmic Voices – Part 4: Loosening Canon

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2014

Creation and Destruction in the Scriptures: Genesis and the Gospel of Thomas

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Creation and Destruction in the Scriptures: Gospel of John

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Creation and Destruction in the Scriptures: Proverbs and the Gospel of Truth

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Creation and Destruction in the Scriptures: Psalm 104 and Prayer of Thanksgiving

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Creation and Destruction in the Scriptures: What Happens When Creation Itself Goes Haywire

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Radical Earth-based Lifestyle of John the Baptist

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2016

Bivocational Theology with Hal Taussig

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Broken Hallelujah – New Scriptures in Troubled Times: Part 1 – An Introductory Medley of Healing and Brokenness with Mark; Thunder, Truth; Thecla; and John

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Broken Hallelujah – New Scriptures in Troubled Times: Part 2 – Partial Resurrection in Gospel of Mark

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Broken Hallelujah – New Scriptures in Troubled Times: Part 3 – “The Thunder, Perfect Mind” and the Gospel of John with a Writing Exercise on the Great I Am

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Broken Hallelujah – New Scriptures in Troubled Times: Part 4 – The Acts of Paul and Thecla – A Portrait of an Embattled and Joyful Healer

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Broken Hallelujah – New Scriptures in Troubled Times: Part 5 – The Gospel of Truth – Ecstasy, Violence and Lush Beauty in the Second Century

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

Gospel of Mary: Where Mary Experiences Difficulties

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

Gospel of Mary: Jesus Taught Her Things He Not Teach Anyone Else

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

Gospel of Matthew: Jesus Pays More Attention to His Follower's Teaching and Healling Than Mark or Luke

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Misamed Odes of Solomon: Discovered Around the Beginning of the 20th Century

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Odes of Solomon: Sung in the Midst of Violence under Roman Imperial Rule, The Odes of Solomon Evoke Joy

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Gospel of Mark

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Thunder: Perfect Mind

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

Comparing Thunder: Perfect Mind Favorably with the Gospel of Mark

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Secret Revelation of John

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Agonizing Death and Underwhelming Resurrection in the Gospel of Mark

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2017

The Acts of Thecla with Hal Taussig

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Fresh Re-thinking of the Early Christ Movements: Part 1 – Not Quite Christian, But Barbarian, Alive, and Queer

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Wild and Tender Ancient Songs and Stories for a New Kind of Lenten Practice with Heather Swanson

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Fresh Re-thinking of the Early Christ Movements: Part 2 – Wild & Humor-filled Early Christ Supper Clubs

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Fresh Re-thinking of the Early Christ Movements: Part 3 – Replacing the Notions of an Orthodox-Heresy Story with Practice-Based Community Building

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Fresh Re-thinking of the Early Christ Movements: Part 4 – The Messy Mix of Early Christ Movement Writings

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Acts of Paul and Thecla Part 1

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Acts of Paul and Thecla Part 2

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Acts of Paul and Thecla Part 3

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Acts of Paul and Thecla Part 4

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Acts of Paul and Thecla Part 5

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Gospel of John: Saying "I Am" Jesus

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Gospel of Mary Unfolds a This-Worldly Ascent in the Presence of God

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Syrophoenecian Woman Teaches Jesus and Us a Lesson

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Fragrance of God and Humanity in the Gospel of Truth

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

Gospel Resurrections in the Middle of Conflict, Misunderstanding and Pain

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2018

The Gospels of Thomas and Luke and the Future of Worship with Hal Taussig

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Energy, Emotion & Awe – Part 1

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

New New Testament

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Energy, Emotion, & Awe – Part 2

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Energy, Emotion, & Awe – Part 3

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 1

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Second Conversation: Playful Meandering in Deep Past Ritualization

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Playful Critique of the Decline of Christian Worship in the Last 120 Years

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 2

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Third Conversation: Playful Explorations of Contemporary Inventions of Ritual

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 3

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 1

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 2

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 3

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 4

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Bodies of Wisdom in the Gospels of Thomas and Luke – Part 5

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Sexuality and Christianity: How Starting at the Beginning Changes Everything – Part 1

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Sexuality and Christianity: How Starting at the Beginning Changes Everything – Part 2

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Sexuality and Christianity: How Starting at the Beginning Changes Everything – Part 3

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2019

Liberty to Captives and Mountains: Spirituality from Keystone Species and Ancient Israel

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2022

Liberty to Captives and Mountains: Forgiveness and Beavers

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2022

Liberty to Captives and Mountains: Grey Wolves and Jesus People

Presenter: Taussig, Hal / 2022

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