Series: Reviewing "Surprised by Scripture" by N.T. Wright (3 entries)
Series: “Origins” Book Club (3 entries)
The Tradition of Wisdom for Today: a Relational Theology of Science
On Being Right or Wrong
“We should be slow to accuse another of discarding the authority of Scripture, and therefore denouncing them, just because they interpret Scripture differently than we do.”
Series: Fundamentalists, Modernists, and Evolution (5 entries)
Surprised by Snow Globes
Faith after Literalism: An Interview with Michael Gungor
What Do the Arts Have to Do with Evangelism?
Is that all?: Reflecting on a Christian Reading of Genesis
It is important to know what we should not expect from the Bible. But my fear is that we leave it at that and neglect the role that the Bible plays in the lives of Christians here and now.
Series: Excerpts from “Evolving: Evangelicals Reflect on Evolution” (13 entries)
New Creation: The Hermeneutic of Love
For Augustine, the literal sense of scripture is not a scientific narrative of physical reality, but a liturgical and poetic narrative of God’s awesome power at the dawn of history. This is a vital thread in the story of how to read Genesis.
Breaking Down False Dichotomies in Dayton
Who’s Afraid of Science?
Learning about science has taught me humility about my Bible reading and it has pushed me to think again, to read again, to ask again, and to wonder all over again what the Bible was saying when it was written and how the Bible was heard to its original hearers (so far as the evidence permits us to know such things).
Origins News Roundup for July 23, 2014
No Place Like Home: An interview with ECF grantee Seung-Hwan Kim
Series: On Creating the Cosmos, by Ted Peters (9 entries)
Series: Seeing God in Everyday Work (2 entries)
Series: Creation Unfolding (3 entries)
Creation for Kids
Children’s books are more than stories. They can become familiar narratives children listen to over and over. So it’s worth asking - Are the books we’re reading doing a good job of portraying God and His Creation?