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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

Evangelicalism

The Bible for Normal People

12 Ways Some Evangelical Leaders Avoid Dealing with Real Problems in the Bible: A Response (of sorts) to Christianity Today.

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Writing books and having them reviewed go hand in hand. I bet book reviews go back to whatever third millennium BCE Sumerian priest carved into clay the first flood story […]

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diagnosing conservative evangelical biblical scholarship

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

One of the chief marks of conservative evangelical biblical scholarship is that it claims to accept the validity of historical criticism but limits or adapts the critical method in order to avoid […]

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when inerrancy no longer works: Carlos Bovell on Robert Yarbrough

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s guest post is by Carlos Bovell, a frequent contributor to this blog (for a recent post go here and work backwards). Bovell is a graduate of Westminster Theological Seminary and The Institute for Christian […]

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Tullian Tchividjian, The Gospel Coalition, and a (rather obvious) theology problem

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Over the last few days, a public airing of differences is taking place between members of The Gospel Coalition (TGC). (The two key posts seem to be here and here, for those interested.) Apparently, one […]

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Evangelicalism

Evangelicalism: The Best Version of Christianity (Or Not)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

In recent months, in various venues, I have seen the following claim made or implied, in one form or another: evangelicalism is the best iteration of Christianity because it is […]

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god and government

The Apostle Paul’s Clear Inerrant Teaching on Government and Why We Don’t Need to Follow It

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Is the Bible without error in all that it affirms or teaches? Many of us are no doubt familiar with this way of articulating inerrancy. Its advantage is that those […]

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