The Thin Place #47: Fever Pitch–Obsession or Idolatry?

As the World Cup draws to a close, Ken and Todd discuss one of the best films ever made about our obsession with sports. What is the difference between enthusiasm and obsession? At what point does a central preoccupation become idolatrous? Is the film postmodern? And what does any of this have to do with the book of Ecclesiastes?

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One Reply to “The Thin Place #47: Fever Pitch–Obsession or Idolatry?”

  1. kenmorefield

    I have added a link to play the podcast in a separate tab/window since it is hard to leave the volume up yet mute the ads. We are working on resolving sound quality issues.

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