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The Palmer Files Podcast

74 EpisodesProduced by Agent PalmerWebsite

A podcast about the pursuit of knowledge through interesting and engaging conversation, hosted by Agent Palmer. Released every other Tuesday.


From Policy to The Pulpit with Rabbi Mark Asher Goodman

Episode 71 features Rabbi Mark Asher Goodman, who along with being a rabbi is also a sports blogger, an author, a father, and of course all of the other hats that come along with being a rabbi. We discuss his path from politics to the pulpit, how he came to be a rabbi, learn how he became a blogger and author, and compare our own paths through Jewish spirituality and much much more.

Throughout the conversation, we discuss:

  • On becoming a Rabbi
  • Access to the mysteries
  • Policy
  • Helping people
  • Jewish journeys
  • Tradition
  • Judaism in the home
  • Urban vs. Rural religious experience
  • The lifecycle of Judaism
  • Community aspect of religion
  • Becoming a sports blogger
  • Writing a book
  • Teaching
  • Media from another Era
  • Road trips
  • Content creation
  • And much more

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You can also hear more Palmer occasionally on Our Liner Notes, a musical conversation podcast with host Chris Maier or as co-host of The Podcast Digest with Dan Lizette.

Music created and provided by Henno Heitur of Monkey Tongue Productions.

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