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A Review of “The Jesus Proposal” By Rubel Shelly and John O. York Ch.6-10

*The rest of the book summarizes the “6 Steps” mentioned in the last article.*

“Strengths of the Proposal” (ch. 6, pg. 107-121)

York starts out this chapter talking about how Jesus never changes, but approaches do. 847 more words

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A Review of “The Jesus Proposal” By Rubel Shelly and John O. York Ch.4-5

“The Jesus Proposal” (ch. 4-5, pg. 51-104)

These 2 chapters are the meat of this book. Shelly describes more clearly what he is suggesting. The church is not a physical institution. 1,015 more words

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A Review of “The Jesus Proposal” By Rubel Shelly and John O. York Ch.3

“There is an Alternative” (ch. 3, pg. 37-49)

Unity is not a suggestion from God, it is a demand (Phil 2; Eph. 4). A Christian doesn’t have a choice. 291 more words

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A Review of “The Jesus Proposal” By Rubel Shelly and John O. York Ch. 2

“Why Satan Loves Churches” (ch. 2, pg. 23-33)

What are we known for in the churches of Christ? Are we known for our appreciation of true grace? 779 more words

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A Review of “The Jesus Proposal” By Rubel Shelly and John O. York Ch. 1

INTRODUCTION:

“The Jesus Proposal” addresses perceived problems with both the hermeneutic and the inconsistent practice of said hermeneutic by which the churches of Christ interpret the Holy Scriptures. 571 more words

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INTERPRETATION AND THE PROGRESS OF THE CHURCH pt 6: How to Apply These Principles?

This series has briefly discussed everything from an ignorance-centered hermeneutic, to a pride-centered hermeneutic, to a law-centered hermeneutic (Remember, Hermeneutic means “theory about how we should interpret”). 352 more words

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INTERPRETATION AND THE PROGRESS OF THE CHURCH pt 5: What Does the Bible Say?

When considering Interpretation, the first thing that should pop in the reader’s mind is context. Who wrote the literature? To whom did he write said literature? 527 more words

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