What does the Bible actually say about the political topics of poverty, abortion, nationalism, etc.? The answer might surprise you. This week, Steve and the gang sit down with author and professor Tremper Longman to discuss his new book, 'The Bible and the Ballot: Using Scripture in Political Decisions'.

Tremper Longman III is a Distinguished Scholar and Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Westmont College. He has authored or co-authored more than 35 books, which have been translated into 17 languages. As a Hebrew scholar, he is one of the main translators of the popular New Living Translation of the Bible.