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Genesis for Normal People

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Uh, That Sounds Familiar (Again): Noah and Lot in the Book of Genesis

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Last week we took a gander at the overlap between the stories of Adam and Noah, and a good time was had by all. This week, let’s continue the party […]

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Uh, That Sounds Familiar: Adam and Noah in Genesis

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Some stories in Genesis overlap a lot. Or maybe a better way of putting it is the stories echo each other. Specifically, I am talking about Adam and Noah.  Look […]

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By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

That got your attention. The Print on Demand version of our e-book Genesis for Normal People: A Guide to the Most Controversial, Misunderstood, and Abused Book of the Bible will be available via Amazon any day now. Jared Byas and I […]

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“And Always Let Your Context Be Your Guide”: Reading the Bible in Context

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Over at Jesus Creed, the inveterate and insightful blogger “RJS” has begun a discussion of the role of historical context for biblical interpretation. RJS begins the post by talking about creation in […]

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“Can God Speak through Myth?”: Rachel Held Evans Continues Her Review of I&I.

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Rachel recently posted the second part of her five-part review of my 2005 book Inspiration and Incarnation: Evangelicals and the Problem of the Old Testament. The first part can be […]

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“Genesis for Normal People” Available for Download NOW for $1.99

By Pete Enns, Ph.D.

Today is the official release of Genesis for Normal People: A Guide to the Most Controversial, Misunderstood, and Abused Book of the Bible. It will be available for $1.99 for a limited time, […]

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