Richard Beck says “biblical” doesn’t mean what you think it means:
Recently I was invited to be a part of a conversation regarding how a community I’m associated with should approach a controversial topic. The stated goal of the conversation is to think about what a “biblical” approach would be regarding this issue.
So I’ve been thinking a lot about the word biblical and about what it might mean.
Here’s my basic observation: Whatever biblical means it doesn’t mean biblical.
Read the rest: Experimental Theology: “Biblical” as a Sociological Stress Test.