Wrestling with the Bible (#sermon #podcast)

Wrestling with the Bible (#sermon #podcast) January 16, 2014

Last weekend, I preached on wrestling with the Bible. We looked at the Tower of Babel story as an example and tried to interpret it first taking everything at face value and then with the love-oriented approach to interpretation that Augustine wrote about in his Doctrina Christiana: “If it seems to you that you have understood the divine scriptures, or any part of them, in such a way that by this understanding you do not build up this twin love of God and neighbor, then you have not understood them” (1:36:40). Then I offered 5 practical principles for Biblical interpretation. Listen below or subscribe to my podcast to get it automatically updated in your phone.

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