What You Say Seems Strange to Us, So You Are Wrong and You Must Die

I grabbed today’s post, with full permission, from the blog of Craig Vick, a pastor, who is a great guy, and I base that judgment on the fact that he and I agree on some things. Which brings me to today’s post. You’ll figure it out immediately, but for those few of you who, like [Read More…]

Kent Sparks and Our Sacred, Broken Bible

Kent Sparks (professor of biblical studies and interim provost at Eastern University) has a new book due out in May, Sacred Word, Broken Word: Biblical Authority and the Dark Side of Scripture (Eerdmans). He has posted a teaser on the publisher’s blog, giving a rationale for writing this kind of book. He says that theological intransigence and [Read More…]