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Ann Madsen – Why the Writings of Isaiah are Difficult to Understand

Kelsey Wilding:  Why is Isaiah written in poetic form? Ann Madsen:  Because all revelation in the Old Testament is written in poetic form. Kelsey Wilding: Really? Ann Madsen: Almost all of it yeah. Jeremiah, all of it. Kelsey...
Isaiah Made Easier Presented by David Ridges in Podcast 6

David Ridges – Discusses His Book – Isaiah Made Easier

Kelsey Wilding:  So, this is your first book, Isaiah Made Easier. David Ridges:  Yes, that's right. Kelsey Wilding: Why did you write this? David Ridges: I did it because of the Institute students that were in my...
1 Minute Isaiah Challenge

Ann Madsen – Shares Her Experiences & Studies of Isaiah

Kelsey Wilding:  And what book is it? Ann Madsen: It's called, 'Opening Isaiah, a Harmony'. And it lines up five different columns of versions of Isaiah. One of them is the Dead Sea scrolls version,...
Why Isaiah uses poetic form

David Ridges – Explains Why Isaiah is Written In Poetic Form

Kelsey Wilding:  Why was Isaiah written in poetic form? David Ridges:  Probably because it was a very prestigious thing to do in his day. It was the academically accepted way and when you get into...
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Ann Madsen – Why Study Isaiah

Kelsey Wilding:  What made you interested in Isaiah initially? Ann Madsen:  I was a master’s degree student and I was studying the Old Testament and I was going to be teaching the Old Testament, and...
David Ridges explains what peaked his interest in Isaiah

David Ridges – Where His Interest in Isaiah Started

Kelsey Wilding: So, where did you get your interest in Isaiah? David Ridges:  My interest in Isaiah came when I was teaching seminary and every time we had a segment or a little bit of...
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Ann Madsen – Introduction

Kelsey Wilding:  Hi, today we are talking with Ann Madsen. It's nice to meet you Ann. We're going to get to know a little bit about her, so can you tell us a little...
Biggest hurdles to understanding Isaiah

David Ridges – Biggest Hurdles to Understanding Isaiah

Kelsey Wilding:  What is the hardest hump to get over to actually learning Isaiah? David Ridges:  To me it was his manner of prophesying, Nephi said that too.  It was learning to look beyond the...
Isaiah coming to life

David Ridges – Aha Isaiah Moment

Kelsey Wilding:  So, in your classes, what was 'aha' moments for students? David Ridges:  There were many of them which made it very, very pleasing.  One of them was one that most members of the...
David Ridges

Meet Isaiah Scholar David Ridges

Kelsey Wilding: Today, we get to spend some time with David Ridges, and we get to talk a little bit about Isaiah. Hi David, welcome. David Ridges: How are you, Kelsey? Kelsey Wilding: Can you tell...