Tag Archives: Reading Scripture

A Spiritual Checkup: Do you need one?

A checkup is generally understood as when a person goes to a doctor for an examination to make sure they are healthy. A checkup is often scheduled.  When date and time are given for a checkup, for the most part, … Continue reading

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Paul is Rereading Israel’s Bible

Perhaps you’ve been exposed to this sort of information before.  Perhaps it was even dismissed as nonsense, or even worse–outright dangerous, bordering on the heretical.  But if I were to tell you that to properly understand the Gospels and the … Continue reading

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Wednesdays with Wright: The Role of Tradition in the Reading of Scripture

As Brian Leport continues to reflect on his reading of Scripture here and here, especially in light of inside critics , I’ve found a passage in N.T. Wright’s The Last Word that may lend a voice in all this: Paying attention … Continue reading

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