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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

Bible & Culture

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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Eugene Peterson and Professor Kirke’s Study

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

“But do you really mean, sir, that Eugene is just fine, that he doesn’t need to be publicly scrutinized and judged? Is that even a possible conclusion to draw?”

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Refugees

an open letter to President Trump concerning refugees

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

My friend Marc Brettler wrote an open letter to President Trump concerning refugees and asked me if I would post it. And I am most happy to. Brettler is the Bernice and […]

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Prayer

4 thoughts on the anti-Christian “prayer and benediction” at the RNC 2016 (or, Christianity 101 for politicians)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I did not watch the RNC opening yesterday. I was way behind rearranging the kitchen cupboards and reorganizing my socks and underwear drawer, and knew if I didn’t get those done my […]

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“I thought I had a handle on suffering.” An army chaplain lets go of certainty.

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Want to hear stories about having a clear and certain faith shattered? Talk to Army chaplains and soldiers with PTSD. In a recent article in The Washington Post, Michelle Boorstein lets […]

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10 reasons why Christians should not vote for Donald Trump

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

1. Trump is crazy.* 2. Trump is completely crazy.# 3. Trump is cray cray.@ 4. Why are we even discussing this? 5. Sweet Jesus, do something. 6. Just look at his eyes, people. […]

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