Subscribe by email, free
Your daily briefing for podcasting and on-demand

The Symbolic World - deep links to episodes

Updated UTC · this page updates every two hours

These are magic links to individual episodes for The Symbolic World, provided to help you share episode links for this podcast that work on any device.

These links work on everything: they open the episode on Apple Podcasts on an iOS device like an iPhone; will open the episode on the Google Podcasts player on an Android device; and will open a web player on any other device. Right-click a link to copy the link address.

Just want to link to the podcast? Use this magic link: Listen to The Symbolic World

Jan 18 2022:215 - Weaponized Compassion
Direct links:
Jan 10 2022:214 - The Body of a City and How Authority Works
Direct links:
Jan 4 2022:213 - The Divine Comedy: Love in Heaven and in Hell
Direct links:
Jan 3 2022:212 - December 2021 Q&A
Direct links:
Dec 28 2021:211 - How Christmas Reorganizes the gods
Direct links:
Dec 22 2021:210 - Richard Rohlin - The Search for the Holy Grail - Part 2
Direct links:
Dec 20 2021:209 - How to Navigate Symbolic Interpretations - Symbols Patterns Hierarchies
Direct links:
Dec 13 2021:208 - Fr. Maximos Constas - The Relevance of St. Maximus the Confessor Today
Direct links:
Dec 6 2021:207 - The Symbolism of NFTs
Direct links:
Dec 2 2021:206 - Vin Armani - The Bitcoin War
Direct links:
Dec 1 2021:205 - November 2021 Q&A
Direct links:
Nov 30 2021:204 - John Vervaeke - Collective Intelligence: Angels in Scientific Terms
Direct links:
Nov 24 2021:203 - Bishop Barron - A Return to Cosmic Christianity
Direct links:
Nov 22 2021:202 - Christopher Kaczor & Matthew Petrusek - Jordan Peterson, God, and Christianity
Direct links:
Nov 16 2021:201 - Neil DeGraide - A New Era of Storytelling
Direct links:
Nov 15 2021:200 - Richard Rohlin - The Holy Grail: The Key to Understanding the West - Part 1
Direct links:
Nov 9 2021:199 - Ben Hatke - The New gods of Modern Storytelling
Direct links:
Nov 8 2021:198 - Finding the Giant Dog-Headed St. Christopher in the Bible
Direct links:
Nov 5 2021:197 - Nicholas Kotar - Double Inversion Storytelling
Direct links:
Nov 5 2021:196 - October 2021 Q&A
Direct links:
Nov 4 2021:195 - Aidan Hart - The Dance between Sacred and Secular
Direct links:
Nov 3 2021:194 - Richard Rohlin - Secular Superheroes before Cancel Culture
Direct links:
Oct 30 2021:193 - Discerning the Spiritual World: UFOs, Machine Elves, Placebo, Prelest & Paradise
Direct links:
Oct 30 2021:192 - September 2021 Q&A
Direct links:
Oct 28 2021:191 - Gauthier Pierozak - The Lost Symbolism Archives
Direct links:
Oct 28 2021:190 - Deacon Henok Elias - Inside the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
Direct links:
Oct 27 2021:189 - What Makes an Inverted Pentagram Satanic
Direct links:
Oct 27 2021:188 - The Theology Behind the Culture War
Direct links:
Oct 26 2021:187 - The Fall of Loki (Into the Multiverse)
Direct links:
Oct 26 2021:186 - Fr. Andrew Damick - A Cosmic Vision of the Gospel
Direct links:
Oct 25 2021:185 - How Kanye West Bridges Contradictions With Donda
Direct links:
Oct 25 2021:184 - Richard Rohlin - Extreme Ethiopia
Direct links:
Oct 23 2021:183 - August 2021 Super-Post-Covid Q&A
Direct links:
Oct 23 2021:182 - The Key to How I Interpret Scripture
Direct links:
Oct 19 2021:181 - 2mørVs - Encountering the Unexpected
Direct links:
Oct 15 2021:180 - Christianity Rebukes the Powerful
Direct links:
Oct 6 2021:179 - Dr. Mario Baghos - The Immortal Emperor
Direct links:
Oct 1 2021:178 - July 2021 Q&A
Direct links:
Sep 25 2021:177 - Christianity is Not Revolutionary
Direct links:
Sep 19 2021:176 - Richard Rohlin - From Alexander the Great to Ethiopia
Direct links:
Sep 9 2021:175 - The Symbolic Structure of the Beatitudes
Direct links:
Sep 2 2021:174 - The Inevitability of Religion
Direct links:
Aug 24 2021:173 - Richard Rohlin - The Mystery of Ethiopia
Direct links:
Aug 22 2021:172 - June Q&A
Direct links:
Aug 15 2021:171 - Eugene Vodolazkin - Laurus, a Glimpse Into the Medieval Mind
Direct links:
Aug 6 2021:170 - Bridging the Symbolic and Scientific Worldviews (EMP Podcast)
Direct links:
Jul 30 2021:169 - Richard Rohlin - The Apocalypse and the Return of the King
Direct links:
Jul 24 2021:168 - The Mark of Cain
Direct links:
Jul 19 2021:167 - Frederica Mathewes-Green - How We Exist Together
Direct links:
Jul 9 2021:166 - May Q&A
Direct links:
Jul 2 2021:165 - Robert Breedlove - What is Money?
Direct links:
Jun 20 2021:164 - Dr. Mario Baghos - The Mythical Constantinople
Direct links:
Jun 13 2021:163 - Dr. Paula Boddington - Biotech Creation Myths
Direct links:
Jun 6 2021:162 - Fr. Stephen De Young - Hope for the Future and the Religion of the Apostles
Direct links:
May 30 2021:161 - April Q&A
Direct links:
May 22 2021:160 - Richard Rohlin - A Universal History
Direct links:
May 15 2021:159 - Montero and WandaVision - How Satanism Functions
Direct links:
May 8 2021:158 - Paul Kingsnorth - Environmentalism, the Tower of Babel and the Disintegration of Culture
Direct links:
May 1 2021:157 - Monkey Man - The Emergence of Chimeras in Our Culture
Direct links:
Apr 24 2021:156 - Symbolism of the Beasts in The Book of Revelation
Direct links:
Apr 18 2021:155 - March Q&A
Direct links:
Apr 12 2021:154 - Sir Gawain and The Green Knight - Part 2
Direct links:
Apr 6 2021:153 - Sir Gawain and The Green Knight - Part 1
Direct links:
Apr 2 2021:152 - February Q&A
Direct links:
Mar 27 2021:151 - Neil DeGraide - Can Artists Predict the Future?
Direct links:
Mar 22 2021:150 - Dr. Paula Boddington - How AI Is Reshaping Humanity
Direct links:
Mar 17 2021:149 - John Heers - Old World vs New World
Direct links:
Mar 12 2021:148 - Mark Doerksen - St. Margaret the Dragon Slayer
Direct links:
Mar 7 2021:147 - The Dark Knight - How to Be a Hero in an Upside Down World
Direct links:
Mar 2 2021:146 - JF Martel - The Weird and the Sacred
Direct links:
Feb 27 2021:145 - January Q&A
Direct links:
Feb 23 2021:144 - Fr. John Strickland - History of the West in View of the East
Direct links:
Feb 20 2021:143 - The Blindness of "Following the Science"
Direct links:
Feb 15 2021:142 - Matt Fradd - Icons vs Porn
Direct links:
Feb 10 2021:141 - December Q&A
Direct links:
Feb 6 2021:140 - Paul Vanderklay - The Future of Online Discussions on Meaning
Direct links:
Jan 26 2021:139 - Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as Modern Mythmaking
Direct links:
Jan 19 2021:138 - Guy Sengstock - Being, Intelligibility and God
Direct links:
Jan 15 2021:137 - Diving Into Dante's Divine Comedy
Direct links:
Jan 10 2021:136 - Adam Friended - Religion and Materialism
Direct links:
Jan 6 2021:135 - November Q&A
Direct links:
Jan 2 2021:134 - Rationality Rules - Possibilities and Limits of Metaphorical Truth
Direct links:
Dec 28 2020:133 - Rod Dreher - Preparing for a Soft Totalitarian Future
Direct links:
Dec 22 2020:132 - Sargon of Akkad - New Atheist Failure
Direct links:
Dec 17 2020:131 - Tom Holland - Discussing Dominion
Direct links:
Dec 10 2020:130 - Miracles and their Role in Creation
Direct links:
Dec 6 2020:129 - The Meaning of Goblins, Dwarves, Imps and Other Earth Monsters
Direct links:
Dec 2 2020:128 - October Q&A
Direct links:
Nov 30 2020:127 - Understanding Kanye West on Joe Rogan
Direct links:
Nov 23 2020:126 - Christian Roy - Marshall McLuhan and the Electric Nervous System of Antichrist
Direct links:
Nov 16 2020:125 - Parasitic Storytelling
Direct links:
Nov 4 2020:124 - Jonah and the Upside Down World
Direct links:
Oct 29 2020:123 - Fr. Andrew Damick and Fr. Stephen De Young - Gods, Angels and Demons
Direct links:
Oct 22 2020:122 - Why Symbolism? (Campfire Podcast)
Direct links:
Oct 16 2020:121 - The Meaning of Prince Ivan and The Gray Wolf
Direct links:
Oct 8 2020:120 - September Q&A
Direct links:
Oct 1 2020:119 - Jesus vs Barrabas
Direct links:
Sep 22 2020:118 - August Q&A
Direct links:
Sep 16 2020:117 - Paul Vanderklay and John Vervaeke - Emergence and Narrative
Direct links:
Sep 10 2020:116 - Postmodernism is a Virus
Direct links:
Aug 28 2020:115 - Masks as Veils
Direct links:
Aug 21 2020:114 - John Vervaeke - Original Sin and the Meaning Crisis
Direct links:
Aug 13 2020:113 - July Q&A
Direct links:
Aug 6 2020:112 - Jordan Peterson and the Stories We Live In
Direct links:
Jul 30 2020:111 - Kanye West for President
Direct links:
Jul 23 2020:110 - Nicholas Kotar - Fairy Tales are Better Than Vaccines
Direct links:
Jul 15 2020:109 - June Q&A
Direct links:
Jul 8 2020:108 - Casting Down Images
Direct links:
Jun 30 2020:107 - Why the Protests Look So Religious
Direct links:
Jun 21 2020:106 - Vesper Stamper - Plague, Revolt and Flagellants
Direct links:
Jun 15 2020:105 - May Q&A
Direct links:
Jun 9 2020:104 - The Meaning of Protest
Direct links:
Jun 3 2020:103 - Paul VanderKlay - What to Do After the First Jordan Peterson Wave?
Direct links:
May 27 2020:102 - Mythic Patterns in Mario Games Pt 1: The Arcade Origins
Direct links:
May 20 2020:101 - April Q&A
Direct links:
May 1 2020:100 - The Joker and Cancel Culture
Direct links:
Apr 25 2020:99 - Mediating Purity and Trade in a Pandemic
Direct links:
Apr 10 2020:98 - Did Asterix Comics Predict the Coronavirus Epidemic in 2017?
Direct links:
Apr 4 2020:97 - Timothy Patitsas - Beauty, Complexity and Ethics
Direct links:
Mar 22 2020:96 - The Symbolism of Epidemics
Direct links:
Mar 15 2020:95 - How the Lord's Prayer Contains All of Creation
Direct links:
Mar 7 2020:94 - Art and Technology: From Death to Glory
Direct links:
Feb 28 2020:93 - The Entire Cosmos in the Parable of the Sower
Direct links:
Feb 11 2020:92 - Is Christianity a Cuckold Religion?
Direct links:
Jan 25 2020:91 - The Fool in Scripture and Culture
Direct links:
Jan 15 2020:90 - Jason Brubaker - Symbolism in Visual Narrative
Direct links:
Jan 11 2020:89 - The Road From Equality to Inversion
Direct links:
Jan 8 2020:88 - JP Marceau - Emergence and Levels of Being
Direct links:
Jan 4 2020:87 - Benjamin Boyce - Masculine Actualities and Feminine Possibilities
Direct links:
Jan 1 2020:86 - The Meaning of Vampires
Direct links:
Dec 28 2019:85 - Jacob Russel - Nephilim, Veils and Why the Soul is Portrayed as Feminine
Direct links:
Dec 25 2019:84 - God and Relevance Realization
Direct links:
Dec 21 2019:83 - Christian Life and Symbolic Living
Direct links:
Dec 18 2019:82 - There is No Literal Meaning
Direct links:
Dec 14 2019:81 - The Inevitability of Ritual
Direct links:
Dec 11 2019:80 - The End of the World and the Purpose of Laughter
Direct links:
Dec 8 2019:79 - The Garden of Eden as Cosmic Structure
Direct links:
Dec 4 2019:78 - Sevilla King - Living a Quality Existence
Direct links:
Nov 27 2019:76 - The Radical Proposal of Sacred Art
Direct links:
Nov 23 2019:75 - Problems with Steven Pinker's Enlightenment Narrative
Direct links:
Nov 20 2019:74 - Paul VanderKlay - Discussing the Meaning Crisis
Direct links:
Nov 16 2019:73 - Christian Roy - Technical Society and Media
Direct links:
Nov 13 2019:72 - The Symbolism of Storm Area 51
Direct links:
Nov 9 2019:71 - The Meaning of the Ice Cream Licking Challenge
Direct links:
Nov 6 2019:70 - Kanye West - The Fool and the Inversion
Direct links:
Nov 2 2019:69 - Cannibal Babies
Direct links:
Oct 30 2019:68 - The Symbolism of Halloween
Direct links:
Oct 26 2019:67 - The Only Solution to Culture
Direct links:
Oct 23 2019:66 - The Anthropology of Mysticism
Direct links:
Oct 16 2019:65 - How The Joker Smashes Our Political Narratives
Direct links:
Oct 12 2019:64 - Matthew Miller - Logos Made Flesh
Direct links:
Oct 9 2019:63 - Interview for "Better Left Unsaid" Documentary
Direct links:
Oct 5 2019:62 - Time
Direct links:
Oct 2 2019:61 - The Thrill of Death
Direct links:
Sep 28 2019:60 - Merlin's Last Laugh
Direct links:
Sep 25 2019:59 - The Metaphysics of Clown World
Direct links:
Sep 21 2019:58 - Stop Being Silly
Direct links:
Sep 18 2019:57 - Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick - JRR Tolkien and The Applicability of Stories
Direct links:
Sep 14 2019:56 - Twitter and Mass Shooters
Direct links:
Sep 4 2019:55 - Symbolism Happens
Direct links:
Aug 31 2019:54 - Conspiracy Theories and Flat Earth
Direct links:
Aug 28 2019:53 - Wycliffe College Interview
Direct links:
Aug 24 2019:52 - Faith and Art
Direct links:
Aug 21 2019:51 - The Symbolism of Hair
Direct links:
Aug 17 2019:50 - Beauty Among the Ruins
Direct links:
Aug 14 2019:49 - The Lord of the Rings - Symbolism of the Ring of Power
Direct links:
Aug 10 2019:48 - Andrew Gould - Beauty and Meaning Today
Direct links:
Aug 3 2019:47 - The Amazing Christmas Symbolism of Little Jack Horner
Direct links:
Jul 27 2019:46 - The Symbolism of the Christmas Tree
Direct links:
Jul 24 2019:45 - Christmas as the Anchor of Reality
Direct links:
Jul 20 2019:44 - The Symbolism of Aliens
Direct links:
Jul 17 2019:43 - Feminine Symbolism in Christian Art
Direct links:
Jul 13 2019:42 - Understanding the Last Judgement
Direct links:
Jul 10 2019:41 - Gregg Hurwitz - Patterns in Politics and Storytelling
Direct links: