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I Confess Your Royal Graces

This week’s episode (here) of The Bard and the Bible Podcast pairs Cardinal Wolsey’s speech in his own defense from Henry VIII with Psalm 100 in the King James Version of the Bible. Advertisements

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For Restful Death I Cry

This week’s episode (here) of The Bard and the Bible Podcast pairs Shakespeare’s Sonnet 66–one of his more unusual sonnets–with 1 Kings 19:1-9 from the King James Version of the Bible.

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Cupids and Camels

This week’s episode (here) of The Bard and the Bible Podcast pairs Berowne’s “I, forsooth in love!” soliloquy from Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour’s Lost with a Bible passage relating Isaac and Rebekah’s love story from Genesis 24:62-67 in the King James Version of … Continue reading

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Heinous Deeds

I love Lady Anne’s speech in Act 1 Scene 2 of Richard III, which is the first of the two readings in this week’s episode (here) of The Bard and the Bible Podcast. It is paired with a series of “woes” pronounced … Continue reading

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Beautiful for Situation

This week on The Bard and the Bible Podcast we offer a reprise (here) of John of Gaunt’s famous “scepter’d isle” speech from Shakespeare’s Richard II and a strikingly similar passage from Psalm 48:1-14 in the King James Version of the Bible. Ratings and reviews on iTunes are … Continue reading

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Roses and Thorns, Wheat and Tares

This week on The Bard and the Bible Podcast we offer a reprise (here) of Shakespeare’s Sonnet 35 (“No more be grieved”) and Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 in the King James Version of the Bible. Ratings and reviews on iTunes are much appreciated. You can also easily subscribe … Continue reading

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Podcast: Futility and Mortality

This week’s episode on The Bard and the Bible Podcast pairs Macbeth’s famous soliloquy (“Tomorrow and tomorrow”) and words attributed to King Solomon from Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in the King James Version of the Bible..

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