VFTB 2/23/20: Bryan Sawyer – Telling Stories to Spread the Truth

March 1, 2020

JESUS TOLD stories to express transcendent truths. Can we Christians do the same? Bryan Sawyer is an actor who’ll be featured in Half Blood, a horror series coming to Amazon Prime Video later this year, and he’s working with the writers to bring some biblical truth to the plot.

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VFTB Live: Dr. Judd Burton – Terrors and Tropes

November 4, 2018

What ancient religious beliefs lie behind the modern celebration of Halloween? Dr. Judd Burton, author of Interview with the Giant and Religions of the Biblical World, joins us to discuss the spirits behind the masks. […]

VFTB 284: Judd Burton – Halloween and the Van Helsing Way

October 30, 2015

IT’S DIFFICULT for parents to fight the flood of images that surround us at this time of year. Anthropologist Dr. Judd Burton, author of Interview With the Giant: Ethnohistorical Notes on the Nephilim, joins us for a discussion of Halloween and why the celebration of the supernatural is so popular in a nominally Christian culture. […]

VFTB 200: Dr. Judd Burton – Flesh and Blood

October 26, 2014

THE APOSTLE Paul wrote that our struggle is not against flesh and blood—that is, fellow humans. So why are monsters that feast on human flesh and blood so popular? Dr. Judd Burton joins us to discuss our culture’s fascination with zombies and vampires. […]

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