Category Archives: Other

The Bard, the Bible, and Baseball, Part 2

Bet you didn’t know that both the King James Version of the Bible and the Bard’s works mentioned baseball repeatedly, did you? It’s true. Last week, in honor of the start of Spring Training, this blog featured a listing of … Continue reading

Posted in Bard, Bible, Other, Plays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Bard, the Bible, and Baseball, Part 1

Baseball starts this week! Well, Spring Training, anyway. So what could be more appropriate here on The Bard and the Bible blog than a post about “The Bard, the Bible, and Baseball?” Maybe you didn’t know that both the King … Continue reading

Posted in Bard, Bible, Other, Plays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Holiday Break

The Bard and the Bible Podcast (see here for all past episodes) is on holiday this week. Tune in next week for the first 2018 episode. Ratings and reviews on iTunes are much appreciated. You can also easily subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, to ensure that … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

Reviewsday: Shakespeare Insult Generator

If you read this blog, you know that we frequently post an insult (or several) from Shakespeare’s works. It’s fun and, occasionally, helpful. So is Barry Kraft’s clever Shakespeare Insult Generator. My copy was a gift from my son, who … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

In the Day of Death

This week’s episode (here) of The Bard and the Bible Podcast pairs Mark Antony’s famous funeral oration from Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar with Ecclesiastes 8:8-10 in the King James Version of the Bible.

Posted in Other, Podcast | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Reviewsday: #ShakespeareSunday

If you follow @bardandbible on Twitter (and why wouldn’t you?), you’ve seen many tweets with the hashtag #shakespearesunday. But did you know…

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

Reviewsday: A New Season of Upstart Crow Begins

Having thoroughly enjoyed the debut season of the BBC Two comedy series, Upstart Crow (which I blogged about here), I couldn’t wait for Season 2 to begin, which it did just two weeks ago–and I wasn’t disappointed.

Posted in Other | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment