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Bible Studies: Proverbs

The Book of Proverbs as Wisdom Literature”

November-December, Yamhill United Methodist Church as below, 10 to 10:45
Jeffrey Barlow

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Bible Studies

Bible Study: Introduction

INTRODUCTION: This is an introduction to a study course which I have conducted on selected books of the Bible at the United Methodist Church in Yamhill over three months or so. 957 more words

Bible Studies

Are 'Science' and 'Religion' conflicting world views?

Sergio Graziosi speaks for many when he articulates his bemusement that I continue in maintaining that the ‘conflict thesis’ represents a category error. He says that they are two ‘world views’ that cannot coexist.   750 more words

Theology Of Science

USING THE BIBLE TO THINK part 3 of 4

In this current series of posts we are thinking about ways of reading Scripture to learn wisdom that will enable us to cope with our complex and changing world in a consistently godly way in daily life. 653 more words

THE WISDOM TRADITION

Talking, and not talking, about God in 'Faith and Wisdom in Science'

The best return on writing the book comes in the regular opportunities to discuss the ideas with all sorts of people – at public lectures, university seminars, church events, schools … I cant say I have a favourite.  477 more words

Theology Of Science

USING THE BIBLE TO THINK part 2 of 4

Okay. So I’m arguing that we should learn to use the Bible to gain wisdom for our “secular” lives. I admit that for many people such a claim can put stress on the system, and I get why others will feel a bit groggy and unclear about it. 710 more words

THE WISDOM TRADITION

USING THE BIBLE TO THINK part 1 of 4

The ability to form and use theories is a gift from God to us. It often is ignored or misused, but it is still as much a gift as human affection or natural beauty, and to be used for God’s glory. 742 more words

THE WISDOM TRADITION