Archives for October 3, 2011

Another installment of my review of Smith’s The Bible Made Impossible

Christian Smith, The Bible Made Impossible, Chapter 6: “Accepting Complexity and Ambiguity”There is no chapter in Smith’s book with which I agree more than this one.  While I don’t think his prescriptions here will go very far toward reducing pervasive interpretive pluralism (PIP), they are of paramount importance for evangelical honesty (toward the Bible) and generosity (toward each other and other Christians).I cannot recommend this chapter highly enough; I wish every evangelical (and t … [Read more...]