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Misinterpreting the Bible and Misrepresenting God, Part Three-- God's Word is Not What We Say is God's Word

In my last post, we saw how a number of Bible commentators try to reinterpret and give their own meanings to 2 Pet 1:20, which, ironically, tells us that the Scriptures are not a matter of, or subject to, our own interpretations. 1,876 more words

Biblical Interpretation

Having the Mind of Christ - Ben Witherington, PhD

Central Baptist Bearden (April 27, 2014) – Lecture by Ben Witherington.

Philippians 2:4-11

VIDEO by Christianity Reason and Science

Apologetics

10 Christian Books That Have Shaped My Thinking So Far

Seeing as I’m not getting any younger (try as I might), I’ve been reflecting on the last 10 years of my Christian walk, and wondering what books I will recommend to a younger Christian from my library. 1,204 more words

Nt Wright

THE DIPLOMACY OF WISDOM: AGENCY OF PEACEFUL CHANGE

“Wisdom is better than weapons of war.” Ecclesiastes 9:18

The Diplomacy of Wisdom: Agency of Peaceful Change
by Charles Strohmer

In recent decades, the strong, religious-like faith that we have placed in the state to solve all of our social problems has given political ideologies an unprecedented authority to control how these problems are defined and solved.

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WISDOM, DIPLOMACY & NEGOTIATIONS