Context Changes Meaning

I have often emphasized that fundamentalists do not accomplish what they claim to. Simply repeating the same words in a changed context does not preserve meaning.

The image below, which Allan Bevere shared for his latest caption contest, illustrates this point well, I think:

"James Warren said: "Propositional theology is not the way Jesus actually spoke. He used parables ..."

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"Propositional theology is not the way Jesus actually spoke. He used parables and arresting short ..."

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"Everyone who listened to Jesus and those who read the New Testament today take away ..."

New Age Translation of the Lord’s ..."
""The Lord's Prayer is short and meaningful...‚ÄĚThat is your opinion. What one thinks is short ..."

New Age Translation of the Lord’s ..."

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  • LorenHaas

    Looks like an ad for Mark Driscoll’s church.