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Strange Beliefs Podcast

Strange Beliefs Podcast

By Emma Mantell & Arthur Osborne
What happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast? Join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the paranormal as well as both modern and ancient witchcraft based on real experiences on a journey to uncover the truth!
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Living in a Haunted House?? Collab with Scary Stories We Tell!
Chris from the Scary Stories We Tell Podcast confides in us his recent experience dealing with some kind of supernatural entity. From hearing a guttural growl as he gets into bed, lights turning on and off and seeing shadowy apparitions in his basement, this story hits a little too close to home in more ways than one!  Go check out the other half of this collab on Chris and Jess's podcast! https://www.spreaker.com/user/cstachiw/strange-beliefs ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   Are you a fan of all things spooky and paranormal? Are you fascinated by what may lie past what we all believe to be reality? Have you had insane experiences or believe in intangible? Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or somewhere in between, join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the world of the supernatural. Find out what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
37:09
August 20, 2021
Arthur was Visited by his Deceased Grandfather with a Message??
Arthur's grandfather passed when he was very little, but he apparently had a message he needed Arthur to hear. Do you think it was really him?  In terms of timelines, we are officially in the present! This last event occurred earlier this year, and with this we can wrap up our timeline miniseries! Don't worry, we'll definitely update you guys if Arthur has another big supernatural experience, but thank you for coming on this journey with us! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   Are you a fan of all things spooky and paranormal? Are you fascinated by what may lie past what we all believe to be reality? Have you had insane experiences or believe in intangible? Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or somewhere in between, join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the world of the supernatural. Find out what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
28:17
August 06, 2021
Death and the Afterlife - What Really Happens?
Closing out the month with one last religious debate - what happens when we die? Heaven, hell, purgatory, reincarnation! Arthur and Emma give their takes on just about everything they can think of! This is the third episode we recorded in a row all in one shot so you can hear our mental states steadily decline as the clock strikes midnight! Hope you enjoyed this mini series as much as we did! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   Are you a fan of all things spooky and paranormal? Are you fascinated by what may lie past what we all believe to be reality? Have you had insane experiences or believe in intangible? Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or somewhere in between, join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the world of the supernatural. Find out what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
31:44
July 30, 2021
Religion...Is It Ethical?
After bringing into question the legitimacy of all gods and goddesses two weeks ago, Arthur and Emma wanted to tackle the topic of religion more broadly. Cultural appropriation, oppressive structures, mob mentality...if that isn't spooky I don't know what is! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   Are you a fan of all things spooky and paranormal? Are you fascinated by what may lie past what we all believe to be reality? Have you had insane experiences or believe in intangible? Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or somewhere in between, join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the world of the supernatural. Find out what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
30:25
July 23, 2021
More Than a Nightmare - Chilling Stories r/paranormal
Trigger warning: Both stories we cover today talk about su*cide, please listen with caution. We love you
19:35
July 16, 2021
Witch Debates the Existence of God!
After last week's episode where Arthur describes his experiences being chosen by his goddess, The Morrigan, Emma is left with many questions. If The Morrigan is real, are other polytheistic pantheons real as well? And what about the Judeo-Christian God? This debate gets intense! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   Are you a fan of all things spooky and paranormal? Are you fascinated by what may lie past what we all believe to be reality? Have you had insane experiences or believe in intangible? Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or somewhere in between, join Arthur and Emma as they delve into the world of the supernatural. Find out what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
29:24
July 09, 2021
How to Be Chosen by The Morrigan
Arthur finally fills us in on how he was chosen by his Deity, The Morrigan, a Celtic Goddess of death and battle. You'd be surprised at just how communicative a Goddess can be. This episode is kicking off a whole month where we talk about gods, religion and the afterlife. Stay tuned and stay spooky!! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk 
28:09
July 02, 2021
Arthur Has Real Psychic Abilities
This is part two of exploring Arthur's abilities that he obtained after his near death experience. Does his powers affect the real world? Well, we're going to find out! ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk 
30:54
June 25, 2021
Real Ghost Stories! r/paranormal
The third week of every month Arthur and Emma take a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and attempt to debunk them! Stories discussed today are linked at the bottom of the description, all credit to the lovely reddit users!   ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/   Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk   The reddit stories used in this episode!  https://www.reddit.com/r/Paranormal/comments/nqaavj/white_shadow_people/  https://www.reddit.com/r/Paranormal/comments/nqoj95/2_year_old_son_seems_to_get_visits_from_his_long/  https://www.reddit.com/r/Paranormal/comments/npvoko/the_ghost_cat_living_in_my_closet/ (The 4th story was deleted after recording)
28:12
June 18, 2021
Arthur, What are You?
Why is Arthur's life so entwined in the supernatural? Ghosts, fairies, demons, shadow people and even a dragon have all crossed his path, but this episode dares to ask...Arthur, what are you?   ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs   Follow us on twitter and instagram:  https://twitter.com/PodBeliefs  https://www.instagram.com/strangebeliefspodcast/  Join Arthur and Emma on the Official Strange Beliefs Discord Sever:  https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk
28:60
June 11, 2021
What It Was Like to Meet a Dragon
We've been teasing it since the beginning and it's finally time! I hope you guys are ready to learn about Arthur's Dragon!
33:27
June 04, 2021
Can This Non-Witch Read a Witch's Future???
We’re flipping the script this week! Arthur has read Emma’s future with tarot cards several times, but now Emma got her hands on a deck and gave some surprisingly good advice??
36:13
May 28, 2021
Flying plates? Coyotes and Demons??? More reddit stories!
The third week of every month Arthur and Emma take a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and attempt to debunk them! Stories discussed today are linked in the youtube description of this episode, all credit to the lovely reddit users!
32:45
May 21, 2021
Is Mind Reading Real? Interviewing the Incredible Joe Diamond!
Another collab??? That’s right! Arthur and Emma met with the incredible Joe Diamond. Although he’s a talented Mind Reader...is it psychic powers or the power of psychology? The answer may actually surprise you.
41:20
May 14, 2021
Guys..I Think Ghosts are Real
Arthur continues his supernatural life story to tell us about the time he saw a shadow person in the form of a young girl standing in the middle of a busy road. However, Emma does some digging in the obituaries and discovers something that leaves her speechless. If you're a skeptic you NEED to watch this.
27:22
May 07, 2021
My Mom is Haunted by a Possessed Bird???
Emma's mom recounts a recent string of events that she believes is her mother trying to contact her from the other side. The thing is...Emma witnessed the whole thing. Do you think it's all just a coincidence? We have a discord server now! Come join if you want to talk with us directly and discuss all things spooky! https://discord.gg/kdSbH6jdMk
39:03
April 30, 2021
You Should NEVER DO This in a Graveyard
Arthur takes over to talk anything and everything cemetery! 
33:41
April 23, 2021
3AM Floating Shirt Challenge - r/paranormal
The third week of every month Arthur and Emma take a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and attempt to debunk them! Stories discussed today are linked in the youtube description of this episode, all credit to the lovely reddit users!
28:49
April 16, 2021
What do you think was in the woods that night? 🌲🌲🦌🌲
What do you think was in the woods that night? 🌲🌲🦌🌲 Hey! Go check out Josh and Cody's half of the collab over at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEUgyGhqQNc!  You can find Haunting Season on Apple Podcasts here! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/haunting-season/id1532960070
37:21
April 16, 2021
Testing Out Arthur's New Deck
We have a short episode about tarot today! Arthur finally got his new deck and is feeling a lot better after putting his old tarot in spiritual time-out.
19:35
April 09, 2021
Arthur's Bizarre Near-Death Experience
Arthur's Supernatural Timeline Part 4!  Have you ever wondered what happens after you die? Arthur talks about his first near-death experience and how he got out of it alive.
24:54
April 02, 2021
Emma Casted a Spell?? Salem Storytime!
Here's part two of our Salem story and it gets weird. Again guys we are stumped by this and Emma has no idea what to think! You can view the picture here and check the comments for an update! https://www.patreon.com/posts/49203495
35:17
March 26, 2021
Ghost or nah? r/paranormal
The third week of every month Arthur and Emma take a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and attempt to debunk them! All credit to the lovely reddit users!
40:23
March 19, 2021
We Took a Road Trip to Salem!
After following all the necessary precautions (of course) Emma and Arthur met in person for the first time?? Since Arthur lives in MA we had to visit Salem for a short day trip and we tell you all about it! Keep an eye out for the second half of this saga - Emma has her own story to share.
25:27
March 12, 2021
My Demon Has a First Name
It's V̬̠̹͖͔̾̄̂̀̓ ͚̬́͘Ë̠̼̜̤͔̹̮͎̑̊̀̑̌̔̓͟͞ ͕͚̬̘̥̃̅̈́̅̑͘͢G̟̦̬̏̀͘ ̠͈͍͚̯̥̅̋̅͗̏̀Ä̛̲̲͍̹̳̣̐͑͝͞ Arthur's Supernatural Timeline Part 3! Arthur wraps up his story about his encounter with a demonic entity that infiltrated his dreams. Who needs sleep anyway?
20:02
March 05, 2021
Arthur Rage Quits During His Own Tarot Reading
Emma tries to take a more quantitative approach to tarot, asking questions that she thinks she knows the answers to. Arthur on the other hand had a not so pleasant experience with a not so helpful reading. Can you break up with tarot deck?
27:49
February 26, 2021
Patreon Exclusive | Ep #13 Preview
Arthur and Emma find themselves recording in the same room - hilarity (and chaos) ensues. Click the link below to join the Patreon Coven and view all of our exclusive content, as well as gain access to our discord server and much more!   ✧・゚:* Become a Patron for exclusive content!  *:・゚✧  https://www.patreon.com/strangebeliefs
00:52
February 24, 2021
Altars & Arson
Arthur takes the time to talk about how he set up his altar to his deity after recounting a time he nearly set his house on fire. Be careful with candles!
34:58
February 19, 2021
A Feast for a Demon
!!!WARNING!!! This episode contains a lot of graphic imagery that is not for the faint of heart.  Arthur's Supernatural Timeline Part 2! When was the last time you checked under your bed for monsters? This week Arthur tells us about the time he first saw a Shadow Person, and how that encounter quickly grew demonic. Emma regrets recording this episode at night. Good luck sleeping tonight.
26:28
February 05, 2021
A Strangely Wholesome Tarot Reading
Casual tarot pulls anyone? Emma and Arthur decide to read their fortunes and get some pretty important messages from the universe.
32:41
January 29, 2021
Debunking More True Stories From r/paranormal
The third week of every month Arthur and Emma take a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and attempt to debunk them! All credit to the lovely reddit users!
29:00
January 22, 2021
The Magic in Moonlight
Emma fixates on debating the legitimacy of Moon Water while Arthur shares a rather strange occurrence he had during a night walk in the forest, revealing his relationship with his Goddess.
36:31
January 15, 2021
Prophecies and Fairies
Arthur's Supernatural Timeline Part 1 We're back with a brand new miniseries! The first week of every month you can expect another puzzle piece into Arthur's insane paranormal childhood. This episode delves into Arthur's very first prophetic dream as well as a truly magical encounter with what he believes to have been fairies.
28:58
January 08, 2021
Reading True Stories on r/paranormal
This will be the first installment of an ongoing series within the podcast! Every third week of the month Arthur and Emma will be taking a deep dive into the subreddit r/paranormal to read alleged real life supernatural experiences and see if they can debunk them! All credit to the lovely reddit users!
01:08:11
November 20, 2020
Superstitions and Counting Crows
It's Friday the 13th, the best time to talk about superstitions! This day is constantly associated with bad luck and tragic events, is it just coincidence? (most likely yes)
01:05:05
November 14, 2020
Emma Learns the Brutal Honesty of Divination
This was a seriously fun episode to record! Emma gets roasted by tarot and gushes about the Zodiac. Sometimes it's more fun to believe!
01:02:58
November 12, 2020
Blue Moons and Terrifying Realms
Arthur and Emma talk about how to prepare for the Halloween Blue Moon before taking a dark turn. Arthur recounts a time he was chased by monsters and Emma explains her scariest dreams.
01:07:46
November 11, 2020
Tales of Ghosts and Shadows
Have you ever seen a tall pitch black human-like figure in the corner of a room, silently watching you? Arthur starts telling some of his most chilling stories.
01:21:00
November 10, 2020
The Witch & The Skeptic
Join Arthur and Emma for their first of many spooky and supernatural discussions. See what happens when a witch and a skeptic start a podcast!
01:01:24
November 09, 2020