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People over Principles

By Jared Byas, M.A.

There’s an interesting story in Genesis that shows God to be unprincipled. And I like it. In Genesis 18, God comes to Abraham to announce that he will have a […]

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America Is Not in the Bible

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

America is not in the Bible. In no way, shape, or form. Not a hint. Not a whiff. America is not in the Bible, not even here: If my people who are called by my name humble themselves…

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Jesus Invites Interruptions

By Jared Byas, M.A.

Feeling lonely is one of the most common symptoms of going through a faith transition. This has been confirmed over and over the more I talk with people. However, it […]

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At the End of the Day, Here is THE Question that Keeps Coming Up

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I recently spent the past few days in (Very) Hot Springs, NC at the Wild Goose Festival—if you don’t know what that is, I could explain it but then I’d […]

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How Not to Review a Book (or, Here We Go Again)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I don’t normally respond to critical reviews of my books. I don’t really see the point. Not everyone likes every book, and that is just peachy as far as I’m […]

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We Are All Agnostic

By Jared Byas, M.A.

When it comes to God, we are all agnostic. And I think I mean that quite literally. The word comes from the Greek agnosis [α-γνωσις] which simply means “not knowing.” […]

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