Deep Roots Episode 1: At Play with the Holy Fools

Within Christianity there is a strange subset of the prophet called the “Holy Fool.” Holy Fools defy social convention in both word and action–sometimes in bizarre ways–out of their religious devotion. One such fool is the 13th century Italian, Brother Juniper, listen in for his absurd and provocative tale.

Written and produced by Mark Van Steenwyk. The background music is “When Pigs Rule the World” by Don S.