Dr. James T Richardson is a Professor of Sociology and Judicial Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. He studies new religions and wrote a book about the Satanism Scare the griped the country during the McMartin pre-school trials during the 1980s.
Professor Tudor Parfitt discussed his new book, The Lost Ark of the Covenant, in which he recounts his real-life quest to recover the 2,500 year old biblical artifact that contained the Ten Commandments. Parfitt provided a brief history of the Ark of the Covenant, pointing out that it may have differed in appearance from the descriptions presented in the Bible. He also spoke about his life's work... More »Host: Ian Punnett