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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

Bible & Culture

white privilege is actually a thing

White Privilege Is Actually a Thing

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I’ve reflected on that moment a lot since. It dawned on me this was the first time I really saw and felt my white privilege. I have never in my life walked into any kind of store and had employees stop what they are doing, stare, and begin plotting what to do about me because of the color of my skin.

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reimagining god

Does Your God Recycle?

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

This blog post is taken, more or less as is, from my latest book How The Bible Actually Works. Should we be the least bit surprised when we, along with […]

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the oscars

The Idolatry of the Oscars

By Jared Byas, M.A.

When I was an impressionable youth I had an adult compare the Oscar statue to the idols of old, those stone figures that the Israelites foolishly worshipped instead of the […]

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Pete audiobook recording

For the Frustratedly Christian, the Barely Christian, and the Formerly Christian

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Well, I went and did it. I went and wrote another book on the Bible. Is there something wrong with me? Probably. Who knows. But let me get to my […]

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Pete Ruins Christmas navitivity

The “Pete Ruins Christmas” series: Christmas in America and the Old Testament

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

The ancient Israelites were as detached from their official religion as are many/most Americans from official Christianity.

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Lansdale Statement / Nashville Statement

Lansdale Statement (see what I did there? get it?)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Concerning the so-called “Nashville Statement.”

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