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Reading the Bible for all the wrong reasons / Russell Pregeant.

Pregeant, Russell. (Author).
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Subject: Bible > Hermeneutics.
Bible.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781451417944
  • ISBN: 1451417942
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 136 pages :) : illustrations
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: paying attention to the way we read -- More than a fortune cookie: the testimonies of two communities -- Neither fact book nor catechism: re-thinking biblical authority -- Neither science nor anti-science: Genesis, geology, the Big Bang, and Darwin -- Neither crystal ball nor horror show: understanding biblical prophecy -- Neither rigid rules nor billy-stick: the nature of biblical ethics -- The Bible and our beliefs: reflections on Christian doctrine -- Life in the Spirit: the Gospel of grace and demand -- Epilogue: the biblical witness and the Word of God.
Summary: Russell Pregeant shows that reading the Bible "without interpretation" is impossible. The right question is which assumptions are appropriate. --from publisher description.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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