Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

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If You’ve Ever Wondered Why the Bible Contradicts Itself: A Jewish Solution

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Readers of this blog will know that I think Christians (namely evangelicals) can learn a lot from how Judaism (in its varied forms) looks at the nature of the Bible […]

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How Jesus Saved the World From Us: Interview with Morgan Guyton

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

In 2013, Morgan Guyton & I (Jared) had the chance to connect at Wild Goose Fest, where we were both presenting. He was hosting a dance party and I was […]

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when your Jewish friends help your Christian faith

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s post is an interview with Anthony Le Donne about his new book Near Christianity: How Journeys along Jewish-Christian Borders Saved My Faith in God.  Le Donne (PhD, Durham) is […]

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Good Christian Sex

By Jared Byas, M.A.

by Jared Byas My wife was very curious when she glanced over at my nightstand a few weeks ago to see Good Christian Sex across the spine of a book […]

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Why we should make a really, really big deal about Jesus’s humanity: short interview with J. R. Daniel Kirk on his new book

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s post a short interview is with J. R. Daniel Kirk, author of the recently published A Man Attested by God (Eerdmans, 2016). Now, despite what you might conclude from the book’s […]

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the brand new NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible—some first impressions

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I just received the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (to be released August 23, available in hardcover, leather, and e-version) and spent a day reading through significant portions of it. When an evangelical Bible […]

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