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Guest Post: Why Getting the Bible Right is Critical for Our Faith

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today’s post is by J. R. Daniel Kirk, assistant professor of New Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary who blogs over at Storied Theology. Daniel is very smart, as you can tell by […]

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Was John Calvin a Closet, Wolf-in-Sheep’s-Clothing, Liberal Gospel Higher Critic?

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Now that I’ve got your attention, David Williams has a great post on John Calvin and how he looked at the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5-7 and the […]

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Did Paul Have a High View of Scripture?

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Yes, of course he did. He was a Jew trained in the traditions of his people. In fact, he had such a high view of scripture, for a while there he was […]

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David Williams on Why Christians Shouldn’t get so Worked up about the Bible

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

David Williams is continuing his “Credo” series, which is a look at what the apostle Paul said is really important for Christians to believe in according to 1 Corinthains 15:3-5. […]

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Speaking of Culture Wars: Evangelicals and the Bible (Again)

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today, Rachel Held Evans posted on how Christian culture wars may be winning battles but losing a generation. Younger Christians are growing tired of having the Good News defined by their […]

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Walter Brueggemann and Scripture as Counter-Imagination to the Empires of Man

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

This past weekend I took part in a conference at St. Thomas’s Episcopal Church in Whitemarsh, PA, sponsered by St. Thomas and the Center for Biblical Studies and by a […]

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