On this week’s episode of The Bible for Normal People, Pete and Jared talk with Kent Sparks about the origin of the Israelites.
Dr. Kenton Sparks currently serves as VP for Marketing & Enrollment, and Special Assistant to the President at Eastern University, St. Davids, Pennsylvania. Kent has served at Eastern University since 2000. Prior to his appointment as VP for Marketing & Enrollment, and Special Assistant to the President, Kent served for several years in the Provost Office, first as Assistant Provost and then as our Provost. In addition to his experience in administration, Kent is an accomplished scholar and teacher. As Professor of Biblical Studies at Eastern, he has written five books and numerous articles, has served as the regional president for the Society of Biblical Literature, and has been tapped as Teacher of the Year at Eastern University; he is also a recipient of the Lindback F [...]