The Misuse of Scripture (Southern Baptists seem to lead the way)

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Our biases (and we all have them) influence how we appropriate Scripture for good or ill.
So why not apply Scripture with a bias toward love? [Read more...]

Is “Biblical Truth” all that matters?

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Claiming that the Bible functions as the very foundation of truth — the “source of wisdom” — is nothing less than bibliolatry. [Read more...]

A Bible-based “hotline” that’s no help at all.

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Offering up excised Bible verses as emotional panaceas for real emotional problems is spiritually, psychologically and even physically dangerous. It’s sad that so many Christians keep doing it anyway. [Read more...]

Making sense of … well, God destroying the world

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The Bible tells us that one day God will destroy the world. Or does it? [Read more...]

The Spirit vs. the Letter: Biblicalism and Conscience

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Imagine a contentious public issue, rending not only America, but American Christendom, in two. In this battle are two sides: one which maintains and asserts a literal, straightforward reading of the Bible to maintain its position, the other which argues that its side is supported by the spirit, even if sometimes not the letter, of [Read More...]


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