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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

Interview with Dr. Beverly Gaventa: What is the Book of Romans Trying to Do?

This week, Jared and Pete speak with Beverly Gaventa, Distinguished Professor of New Testament, Baylor University, on that important but often misunderstood letter of Paul to the church in Rome–which actually was a letter, written to real people for real reasons, not a piece of abstract theology.

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The bible and women's spirituality with cheryl bridges johns

Interview with Dr. Cheryl Bridges Johns: The Bible & Women’s Spirituality

August 12, 2019

In this episode of The Bible for Normal People Podcast, Pete and Jared talk with theologian and professor Dr. Cheryl Bridges Johns about how feminism has changed over the years and the importance of both being rooted in your own traditions and staying open to “the other.”

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  • “The prophetic gets marginalized as things are institutionalized.” @cb_johns
  • “What transforms us – and deconstruction is part of the transformation – but I believe it is the presence of God in a way that takes us outside of ourselves.” @cb_johns

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