Feminist theologians draft ‘A Women’s Bible,’ challenging male interpretations of Biblical women

Dec 3, 2018 by

by Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: A group of feminist theologians have come together to produce a draft of A Woman’s Bible, meant to counter traditional male interpretations of women characters in the Bible. AFP reported that the theologians, both from Protestant and Roman Catholic...

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Very Man: Two good books on seeing Jesus

Nov 15, 2018 by

By Stephen Noll, Contending Anglican: Twenty years ago, I gave a lecture titled “Seeing Jesus: Who Did Jesus Think He Was?” Here is the way I began it (updated a bit): When I became a Christian in college, I remember the excitement of opening the Bible for the first time as a believer and reading...

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Empire Cinemas rejects first world war short film by Bible Society

Nov 9, 2018 by

by Harriet Sherwood, Guardian: UK chain is refusing to show three-minute film about the comfort soldiers found in Bible. A UK cinema chain has rejected a short film highlighting the comfort some first world war soldiers found in the Bible. The film by the Bible Society was intended to be shown in...

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LGBT ideology abolishes man

Oct 6, 2018 by

By Rod Dreher, The American Conservative. […] The point is not that Christianity was only, or primarily, about redefining and revaluing sexuality, but that within a Christian anthropology sex takes on a new and different meaning, one that mandated a radical change of behavior and cultural...

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Tim Keller on a fishy story

Oct 4, 2018 by

by Matt Smethurst, The Gospel Coalition. Jonah is fascinating. It’s considered a prophetic book despite containing only one preaching sentence. (Out of its 48 verses, 47 are narrative.) Jonah is also the Bible’s only prophet sent to the Gentiles. Others speak about the Gentiles, but only Jonah is...

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Learning and leading on the move

Oct 4, 2018 by

Blog from Build Partners. Editor’s note: from time to time we have featured stories from the ministry of BUILD, which assists churches mostly in East Africa to provide low cost and non-formal but comprehensive bible-based training to pastors in areas of deprivation but often high levels of church...

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