I hope the above diagram by Rachel Held Evans helps more people find clarity about this subject!
I’m a heretic. I wished the Salvation Army bell ringer the other day “Happy Holidays” in my best Bing Crosby voice. Oops.
Just for the record, The Salvation Army has a wide range of opinions. It’s official position is it does not support inerrancy. So that is a plus. However, the UK Salvation Army members tend to be much more liberal than the US Salvation Army. In the US, the organization has made some major screw-ups. But here is an interview with a past General in TSA, and he comes off as rather reasonable. http://web.salvationarmy.org/ihq/www_ihq_general.nsf/vw-dynamic-index/87bd3df62f0f179f802572ed00564052?opendocument