These videos look at the way Bible is deputized in ordering bodies. Examples come from pop culture and ethnographic field research.
A study of the Bible from the mouth of The West Wing’s Josiah Bartlet. This video is part of larger examination of the influence and influences of the fictional president. You can find more on In Media Res.
This is a trailer to an academic paper that examines the role “Nazareth” plays in the ideology of the Church of the Nazarene. Research included three months of ethnographic research into an individual congregation, historical analysis of the Holiness movement, and use of a critical comparative scriptures methodology.