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Counterpoints: Genesis: History, Fiction, or Neither?

Counterpoints: Genesis: History, Fiction, or Neither?

by James K. Hoffmeier, Gordon Wenham and Kenton L. Sparks

There is little doubt that in recent years the nature of the Genesis narrative has sparked much debate among Christians. This Counterpoints volume introduces three predominant interpretive genres and their implications for biblical understanding. Each contributor identifies their position on the genre of Genesis 1-11, addressing why it is appropriate to the … Read more…

God's Word in Human Words: An Evangelical Appropriation of Critical Biblical Scholarship

God's Word in Human Words: An Evangelical Appropriation of Critical Biblical Scholarship

by Kenton L. Sparks

The conclusions of critical biblical scholarship often pose a disconcerting challenge to traditional Christian faith. Between the two poles of uncritical embrace and outright rejection of these conclusions, is there a third way? Can evangelical believers incorporate the insights of biblical criticism while at the same time maintaining a high view of Scriptur… Read more…