Publisher Corrects More Plagiarism in Mark Driscoll’s Real Marriage

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In January, I pointed out that a section of Real Marriage by Mark & Grace Driscoll seemed quite similar to a passage from Leland Ryken's book Worldly Saints (as well as a couple of other sources). As it turns out, the publisher, Harper Collins Christian, has now corrected the section in question by quoting and footnoting the section of Ryken's book I identified. Nearly all of the problems I identified have been addressed (although a couple of problems remain, see below) in the Google version … [Read more...]

From Martin Luther To Mark Driscoll: A Literary Version Of The Telephone Game

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Stories passed along from one person to another often vary significantly from the original telling. Over time, paraphrasing the work of other people can lead to some interesting but incorrect stories being passed down as fact.  Mark Driscoll's books Real Marriage and Religion Saves contain illustrations of this telephone game in writing.On January 21, I wrote about remarkable similarities between Driscoll's Real Marriage and Leland Ryken's book Worldly Saints.  In that post, I also noted a … [Read more...]


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