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Pete Enns & The Bible for Normal People

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The Bible for Normal People

another juicy quote from Oswald Chambers: “we are not asked to believe the Bible.”

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Here is another quote from Oswald Chambers sent to me by my rector, Father Dave Robinson of  St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. Apparently he seems to have a lot of time on his hands, […]

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How Jesus Read His Bible (Michael Hardin part 1)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today begins a 4-part series by Michael Hardin, “How Jesus Read His Bible.” Hardin is the co-founder and Executive Director of Preaching Peace a non-profit based in Lancaster, PA whose […]

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my spot on editorial on a movie I haven’t seen (or, OMG “NOAH” GETS THE BIBLE WRONG!!)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

I’m sure I’ll see Noah soon enough. Maybe when it comes out on video. I’m sure I’ll like parts of it and not like other parts. And I am absolutely […]

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The Bible for Normal People

The Exodus of Inerrancy and Entrance Into Authenticity (Hardman, part 2 of 3)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today we continue our 3-part series by Randy Hardman on his experiences as an official Christian apologist and why he felt he had to move on from that vocation. (The […]

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The Bible for Normal People

quick preview of my next book, “The Bible Tells Me So” (or, respecting the Bible enough not to defend it)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

My next book is coming out at the end of August and the title is The Bible Tells Me So: Why Defending Scripture Has Made Us Unable to Read It.  I […]

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everybody…put the camel bones down and step away before someone gets hurt

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Camel bones and the Bible have made the news lately, as in this online article, which is pretty sober and worth reading. The scholarly article that started all this recent […]

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