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SemioBytes - Jewish and Christian Semiotics on Contemporary Issues

SemioBytes - Jewish and Christian Semiotics on Contemporary Issues

By Yoni & Terry

SemioBytes is a co-hosted production by YidBrik and Semio.City that answers submitted questions via semiotic analysis by addressing misunderstandings to build a bridge of shalom between the Judaism and Christianity. We delve into theology (of course), clashing signs, and current events (such as those pesky headlines). We want your thoughts! Send us your questions: By email at semiobytes@gmail.com. By text/voicemail at +1 (330) REAL-VEX (1-330-732-5839). By form at semiobytes.com. Or via Anchor by leaving us a voice message to play in the episode! Thanks! ~ Yoni & Terry
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S4E5: Deep Adaptation, Climate Catastrophe, and the Jewish Perspective

SemioBytes - Jewish and Christian Semiotics on Contemporary IssuesFeb 16, 2022

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S4E5: Deep Adaptation, Climate Catastrophe, and the Jewish Perspective

S4E5: Deep Adaptation, Climate Catastrophe, and the Jewish Perspective

In this episode, Terry interviews Yoni for a Deep Adaptation Consortium meeting discussing the future climate catastrophe and how Orthodox Jews are preparing for the aftermath.
Feb 16, 202240:15
S4E4: Do Jews Curse Christians & Other False Beliefs

S4E4: Do Jews Curse Christians & Other False Beliefs

In this episode Terry and Yoni discuss the misconception that Jews curse Christians three times a day and some of the issues behind Jewish-Christian relations.
Jan 26, 202250:43
S4E3: Rosh Hashanah

S4E3: Rosh Hashanah

Yoni and Terry discuss the Jewish New Year, atonement of sin from a Jewish perspective, and renewal in a spiritual sense during the High Holiday season.
Jan 05, 202238:30
S4E2: Antisemitism on the Rise

S4E2: Antisemitism on the Rise

Yoni and Terry dive into the issues surrounding contemporary Antisemitism in the world and the double standard it presents.
Dec 15, 202142:24
S4E1: Flashbacks

S4E1: Flashbacks

Yoni and Terry reflect on how they met each other and what led them to where they are now.
Nov 24, 202101:13:35
S3E10: Habakkuk & the Nature of Prophecy, Part 2

S3E10: Habakkuk & the Nature of Prophecy, Part 2

In the Season 3 Finale, Yoni and Terry discuss Habakkuk and the nature of prophecy from their Jewish and Christian perspectives. This episode is part two of two. Be sure to listen to episode nine for the start of the conversation!
Mar 15, 202101:07:16
S3E9: Habakkuk & the Nature of Prophecy, Part 1

S3E9: Habakkuk & the Nature of Prophecy, Part 1

Yoni and Terry discuss Habakkuk and the nature of prophecy from their Jewish and Christian perspectives. This episode is part one of two. Be sure to listen to episode ten for the conclusion!
Mar 01, 202101:09:28
S3E8: The Journey of the Soul

S3E8: The Journey of the Soul

In this episode, Yoni and Terry discuss the Christian and Jewish versions of the soul, from before life to after death.
Feb 15, 202101:00:36
S3E7: Pledge to the Environment

S3E7: Pledge to the Environment

Yoni & Terry discuss an environment pledge the Jewish Federation of Portland is implementing and what the greater impact of this could be if widely used.
Feb 01, 202101:34:23
S3E6: Terrorism at the Capitol

S3E6: Terrorism at the Capitol

The Capitol of the United States was invaded by domestic terrorists mere days ago. Yoni and Terry discuss this inevitable event and what’s to come. Also, Terry found a favorite Irish whiskey.
Jan 10, 202101:03:33
S3E5: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict ft. Guest Speaker Benji Davis

S3E5: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict ft. Guest Speaker Benji Davis

Yoni and Terry talk with Benji Davis, an American-Israeli living in Jerusalem who educates on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict with Geo-Political Seminars. Learn more about Benji’s work at theisraelupdate.com and impactisraeleducation.com.
Jan 06, 202101:19:16
S3E4: Face Masks & Vaccines

S3E4: Face Masks & Vaccines

Let’s talk face masks, vaccines, and conspiracies. My, oh my! It’s our last episode before holiday break, so tune in and engage!
Dec 09, 202001:11:58
S3E3: The Schmooze

S3E3: The Schmooze

Join the duo behind the scenes as they schmooze on thoughts regarding Akeidas Yitzchak (the sacrifice of Isaac), Noachides Laws, truth & evil, origins of perspective, and more.
Nov 25, 202040:05
S3E2: Cancel Culture

S3E2: Cancel Culture

Yoni and Terry discuss the cancel culture and the issues within the movement.
Nov 11, 202038:50
S3E1: The 2020 Election

S3E1: The 2020 Election

Welcome to season three! In this episode, Terry and Yoni discuss the upcoming presidential election and what it means for years to come
Oct 27, 202051:07
S2E12: Season Finale

S2E12: Season Finale

Join us as we wrap up Season 2 of SemioBytes. We’ll review the year and comment on recent events and how they have personally affected us.
Sep 16, 202001:12:38
S2E11: Interview with Roger Hallam

S2E11: Interview with Roger Hallam

In this episode, Terry interviews Roger Hallam, founder of Extinction Rebellion and a leading activist for climate reparation.
Jul 14, 202048:28
S2E10: Climate Crisis ft. Guy McPherson Part 2 of 2

S2E10: Climate Crisis ft. Guy McPherson Part 2 of 2

In this episode Yoni and Terry interview Guy McPherson, a leading authority on climate crisis and cautionary voice on the masking effect. Part 2 of 2.
Jul 01, 202039:04
S2E9: Climate Crisis ft. Guy McPherson Part 1 of 2

S2E9: Climate Crisis ft. Guy McPherson Part 1 of 2

In this episode Yoni and Terry interview Guy McPherson, a leading authority on climate crisis and cautionary voice on the masking effect. Part 1 of 2.
Jun 16, 202045:01
S2E8: State of the Nation, Part 2 of 2

S2E8: State of the Nation, Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of 2. Yoni and Terry discuss the climate (again), USA Democratic primaries, and fears regarding the coronavirus.
Jun 02, 202051:18
S2E7: State of the Nation, Part 1 of 2

S2E7: State of the Nation, Part 1 of 2

Part 1 of 2. Yoni and Terry discuss the climate (again), USA Democratic primaries, and fears regarding the coronavirus.
May 14, 202050:13
S2E6: Antisemitism and Environmentalism, Part 2 of 2

S2E6: Antisemitism and Environmentalism, Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of 2. What’s going on with environmentalism and Extinction Rebellion in regard to Antisemitism?
Apr 30, 202055:29
S2E5: Antisemitism and Environmentalism, Part 1 of 2

S2E5: Antisemitism and Environmentalism, Part 1 of 2

Part 1 of 2. What’s going on with environmentalism and Extinction Rebellion in regard to Antisemitism?
Apr 15, 202051:31
S2E4 - Rights & Responsibilities

S2E4 - Rights & Responsibilities

In this episode, Terry and Yoni discuss the difference between rights, responsibilities, and entitlements. Do we have rights, both secular and religious?
Apr 01, 202046:36
S2E3 - Shooter vs Terrorist

S2E3 - Shooter vs Terrorist

In this episode, Terry and Yoni discuss the terminology of shooter versus terrorist. In light of how many "shootings" happen in America on a regular basis, we feel it's time to call them terrorist attacks. 
Mar 18, 202001:00:14
S2E2 - Extinction Rebellion, Part 2 of 2

S2E2 - Extinction Rebellion, Part 2 of 2

In this episode, Terry and Yoni conclude their conversation on Extinction Rebellion and climate change catastrophe. This is part 2 of a 2 part conversation.  
Mar 04, 202047:30
S2E1 - Extinction Rebellion, Part 1 of 2

S2E1 - Extinction Rebellion, Part 1 of 2

Welcome back to season 2 of SemioBytes! During our break, both Terry and Yoni acquired their Doctor of Ministry in Semiotics degrees. In this episode, Terry shares his recent project: Extinction Rebellion and climate change catastrophe. This is part 1 of a 2 part conversation. 
Feb 19, 202039:08
Season 2 Coming Soon

Season 2 Coming Soon

SemioBytes returns with Season 2 real soon. See you then!
Jan 28, 202000:13
Season 1, Episode 9: Rehashing the Basics

Season 1, Episode 9: Rehashing the Basics

In this episode Terry and Yoni discuss semiotics from a philosophical and religious perspective.
Nov 01, 201833:05
Season 1, Episode 8: Jewish High Holidays

Season 1, Episode 8: Jewish High Holidays

Terry and Yoni discuss Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, and the semiotics during the Jewish High Holidays. There’s more, but you need to tune in to find out...
Sep 23, 201853:20
Season 1, Episode 7: Nation-State Law

Season 1, Episode 7: Nation-State Law

Terry and Yoni briefly discuss the contentious Nation-State Law passed in Israel in July 2018.
Aug 14, 201808:45
Season 1, Episode 6: Kabbalah

Season 1, Episode 6: Kabbalah

In this brief episode, Terry asks Yoni to explain Kabbalah to a Christian audience.
Aug 08, 201804:29
Season 1, Episode 5: Yoni’s Israel Experience

Season 1, Episode 5: Yoni’s Israel Experience

In this longer episode, Terry and Yoni discuss the trip Yoni took to Israel in June 2018 with the adult Taglit Birthright group.
Aug 08, 201828:12
Season 1, Episode 4: “The End” Signs

Season 1, Episode 4: “The End” Signs

Join Terry and Yoni as they chat about “The End” Signs. Scientific, theological, philosophical, and more! This episode is a sneak peak into the part of Terry’s dissertation focus.
Aug 08, 201833:23
Season 1, Episode 3: Len Sweet, Part 2

Season 1, Episode 3: Len Sweet, Part 2

In this episode Terry and Yoni discuss their interview with Dr. Leonard Sweet and what that means not only for this podblog and their dissertations, but also for Jewish-Christian relations at large.
Aug 08, 201835:01
Season 1, Episode 2: Interview with Dr. Len Sweet

Season 1, Episode 2: Interview with Dr. Len Sweet

In this episode Yoni and Terry interview Dr. Leonard Sweet regarding semiotics for both Jewish and Christian audiences as well as how the two groups can potentially theologically get along. Dr. Sweet is a foremost expert on theological semiotics and a “Top 100” of Christian authors. His is a distinguished scholar and lead mentor of a semiotics doctorate program at Portland Seminary. He regularly advocates for a Jewish perspective in his works and life.
Aug 08, 201816:30
Season 1, Episode 1: Introduction to SemioBytes

Season 1, Episode 1: Introduction to SemioBytes

What is Semiotics? Who are Terry and Yoni? What gives them the right to talk about such complex stuff on the web? Tune in to find out!
Aug 08, 201809:43