Season 1: Episode 8
Was Herod Really a ‘Bad Guy’?
Date Aired: 12/12/2022
In the Bible, Herod is a power-hungry, paranoid King who orders the execution of all boy babies in Judea. But did any of that really happen? Join Helen and Dave as they discuss Herod’s historic legacy and catalog the people that he definitely did kill (including his favorite wife).
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