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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World
Mysteries, both natural and supernatural, observed from the twin perspectives of faith and reason. Neither skeptical nor credulous. Every Friday.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jul 3
St. Thomas Aquinas was one of the greatest intellects in Christian history. & continue their discussion of the saint and what he had to say about the "occult": astrology, crystal healing, amulets, demons, ghosts, and psychic powers.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jun 26
Coming in July on Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World: Part 2 of our discussion of St. Thomas Aquinas and the Occult; the daring 1971 burglary that exposed FBI dirty laundry (so big it requires two episodes!); and the Cottingley Fairies. Subscribe today at
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jun 26
St. Thomas Aquinas was one of the great intellects in Christian history who wrote on some subjects we would consider occult. & discuss what Aquinas had to say about astrology, crystal healing, demons, ghosts, psychic powers & more.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jun 19
For centuries, acupuncture has been used to treat a variety of conditions. and explore its origins, how it's supposed to work, what it can really treat, and if it's real or all just a pseudoscience.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jun 12
In the 70s, scientists began investigating remote viewing for the US government. Last week, and looked at the history and now they look at the evidence for remote viewing and how it would be viewed from a faith perspective.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Jun 5
CIA scientists began investigating psychic powers in the 1970s. & discuss the surprising successes they reported with remote viewing, the secret Stargate program established to exploit it & whether any of it is plausible.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 29
It’s a fifth Friday of the month, so is answering more weird questions, including whether Catholics can be Jedi, saying Mass in Klingon, whether zombies can be saved, whether Elves need sacraments, and more.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 28
Coming in June on Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World: a two-parter on the mysterious psychic power of remote viewing; the mystery of acupuncture; and St. Thomas Aquinas and the occult. Don't miss an episode. Subscribe today at
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 22
. & are celebrating their first 100 episodes with updates on the some of the mysterious topics discussed, as well as hearing your feedback on the podcast & what it means to you. We look forward to many more episodes to come.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 15
From 1973, a Japanese religious sister reported receiving messages from the Virgin Mary and miracles. & examine the mystery of Our Lady of Akita, what happened, whether it was supernatural, and its connection to Fatima.
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Conversation Of Our Generation May 8
This was a very valuable episode. I’ve enjoyed many of the mysteries, but I’m excited to have one that I can try to use in my own life.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 8
Every day, creatures everywhere just shut down, lose consciousness & then start back up again hours later & science still isn't sure why it happens. & explore the mystery of sleep, why it's necessary & how we can get more of it.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World May 1
Federal agents stormed a religious commune in Waco, TX, on 4/19/93, leaving dozens dead. & are back to consider the allegations of government misconduct, coverup & conspiracy; examine the evidence; & seek the truth of what happened.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 28
Replying to @ChrisCamaguey
Thanks! To be clear, these are the same videos we talked about in our AATIP episode last year, just officially re-released.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 27
Coming up in May on Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World: The conclusion of the discussion of David Koresh and the Waco siege; the mystery of sleep; Our Lady of Akita; and a special mysterious 100th episode celebration!
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 24
The siege in Waco, TX came to a tragic end 26 years ago this month, leaving more than 70 dead. & explore who the Branch Davidians were, what David Koresh believed, and what's the truth about the Waco siege.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 17
We regularly give Patrons the opportunity to ask and to answer their questions and make them available exclusively to them first and then later to the whole audience in a special bonus release.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 13
Continuing their discussion of reincarnation, & look at the Bridey Murphy case to see if her memories match the historical record & can't be explained otherwise, then examine what the faith perspective has to say about past lives.
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Jimmy Akin's Mysterious World Apr 10
Reincarnation has been a part of cultures for millennia & became popular in America in the 1950s due to one dramatic story. & examine the claims about reincarnation, the evidence proffered for it & the 1950s Bridey Murphy craze.
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