Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

Book Notes & Reviews

my top 3 study Bibles (and so should you)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Not all will agree with my top 3 (duh), but then again not all readers of the Bible are at the same place and looking for the same things. Apart […]

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A Book About Post-Colonialism Not Written By A White Dude

By Jared Byas, M.A.

by Jared Byas I recently read Evangelical Postcolonial Conversations: Global Awakenings in Theology and Praxis (seriously, can we ease up on the catchphrases, publishers?) and found it to be one of […]

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best book on evolution and faith I’ve read in years (or, constructing a cathedral in your mind)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I bet you thought I was going to talk about my book The Evolution of Adam. Fooled you. ******** I’ve been around this block for a few years now. Generally […]

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let’s talk about sexual purity and evangelical anxiety, shall we?

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s post is a book review of Virgin Nation: Sexual Purity and American Adolescence, by Sarah Moslener. The review itself isn’t by me but by someone who actually knows what […]

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Reading John: An Interview with Christopher Skinner

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s post is an interview with Christopher Skinner, whose book Reading John came out last month. 1. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your journey. I am currently […]

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7 problems with a recent evangelical defense of the historicity of Genesis 1-11

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Zondervan’s latest volume in their popular “Counterpoints” series concerns the historicity of Genesis 1-11, Genesis: History, Fiction, or Neither?: Three Views on the Bible’s Earliest Chapters. The three well-known contributors are James […]

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