Mike Heiser received his Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible and ancient Semitic Languages from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is currently Academic Editor for Logos Bible Software, a company that creates ancient language research software and digital resources for studying the ancient and biblical world. Mike is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature, the Institute for Biblical Research, the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies, the American Academy of Religion, and the Evangelical Theological Society. In 2005, Mike was named by Fate Magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Ufology.
In the first half, Michael Heiser, scholar in the fields of biblical studies and the ancient Near East, discussed his latest work explaining how the supernatural worldview can help us grow in our understanding of God.
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Art Bell: Somewhere in Time journeyed back to May 10, 2001, when Art spoke with Bible scholar Mike Heiser about the impact on mainstream religions and beliefs systems if an ET presence became known and why we have it all wrong when it comes to religion.
In the first half of the show, author, economist and talk radio host Andre Eggelletion commented on Tuesday's midterm elections, the state of the economy, and the geo-political situation in Middle East.
During the latter half of the program, expert in theology, biblical languages, and world civilizations, More »
Expert in theology and biblical languages, Mike Heiser critiqued theories of ancient astronauts, and alien DNA tinkering, such as espoused by the late Zecharia Sitchin, and also spoke about the possibilities of ET life in the universe, as well as biblical interpretations.
Expert in theology and biblical languages Mike Heiser discussed ghosts & spirits in the Bible and other ancient literature.The Old Testament occasionally writes of spirits of the deceased and differentiates them from demons. But mostly, the Bible makes prohibitions against contact with the dead (necromancy), such as with a medium. One exception is the incident involving Saul and the... More »
Expert in theology and biblical languages, Mike Heiser shared his recent research into the authenticity of the MJ-12 documents, spoke about ufological evidence in the Roswell case, and offered a critical take on Zecharia Sitchin's work.
Because of technical difficulties, Art Bell, broadcasting from the Philippines, was heard live for just the first hour with guest Richard C. Hoagland of Enterprise Mission, who talked about hyperdimensional changes in our solar system.
Dr. Mike Heiser, scholar of history and archaeology, discussed the claims of The Da Vinci Code, mysteries concerning Jesus, and Christian philosophy & viewpoints. Whether Da Vinci used a code in his artwork in paintings such as The Last Supper to express a hidden history of Jesus is somewhat irrelevant, as this was just the belief system of a man separated by 14 centuries from the... More »
Mike Heiser, a scholar of ancient history and archaeology, spoke about ghosts and the underworld in the ancient texts of Egypt, Mesopotamia, and the Bible. There were similar concepts of the underworld across various ancient civilizations, he said, noting that it was thought of as a watery rather fiery world and that it was... More »
Mike Heiser, a scholar of ancient history and archaeology, discussed such topics as angels, gods, the "divine council," and monotheism. An expert in ancient Semitic languages, he said he draws his conclusions by letting the ancients "speak for themselves," in their textual materials.
During the show's first hour, Dr. Roger Leir shared his knowledge and exposure to alien implants in human beings. His compelling and intriguing work takes a very serious look at the scientific and medical aspects of the alien abduction phenomena. Sunday night's main guests, More »
Nibiru or Planet X is not likely to come into our solar system in May or anytime at all, said Mike Heiser, an expert on ancient texts, who appeared on Monday night's show. Heiser has studied the same Sumerian texts and cuneiform that Zecharia Sitchin has based his "12th Planet" theories on and come to very different... More »
Mike Heiser is currently writing his Ph.D. dissertation titled "Divine Beings in Jewish Literature Written Between the Old and New Testament Periods." He is an expert on angels and divine beings in ancient semitic texts. Besides his formal academic training, Mike has had a life-long interest in the paranormal, particularly the UFO phenomenon. He is uniquely qualified to write on... More »
Mike Heiser is currently writing his Ph.D.dissertation titled "Divine Beingsin Jewish Literature Written Between the Old and NewTestament Periods." Heis an expert on angels and divine beings in ancientsemitic texts. Besides his formal academic training, Mike has had alife-long interest in the paranormal, particularly theUFO phenomenon. He is uniquely qualified to write onthe... More »