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#66 The Good Stuff - Interview with Chad Bird

| Episode Guest: Chad Bird

Chad Bird is a professor and author who specializes in Hebrew and the Old Testament. You may have seen his teaching videos on TikTok! On this podcast, Chad breaks down 8 words from scripture and gives us "the good stuff" - the multi-faceted meanings of Hebrew and insights into the rich character of God. He and Rich also discuss his books and podcasts with 1517, a nonprofit organization focused on assuring all people that the work of salvation is finished in Jesus Christ. Visit for photos, links, and more from this episode, including some printable cards of these Hebrew words! 

Chad Bird is a Scholar in Residence at 1517. He has served as a pastor, professor, and guest lecturer in Old Testament and Hebrew. He holds master’s degrees from Concordia Theological Seminary and Hebrew Union College. He has contributed articles to Christianity TodayThe Gospel Coalition, Modern ReformationThe FederalistLutheran Forum, and other journals and websites. He is also the author of several books, including Night Driving: Notes from a Prodigal SoulYour God Is Too Glorious: Finding God in the Most Unexpected PlacesUpside-Down Spirituality: The 9 Essential Failures of a Faithful Life, and Unveiling Mercy: 365 Daily Devotions Based on Insights from Old Testament Hebrew. He cohosts two popular podcasts: “40 Minutes in the OT” and “Hidden Streams.” Chad and his wife Stacy have four children and three grandchildren. They enjoy life together in the Texas Hill Country. Books

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