(RNS) One evangelical pastor today told me, “My church members are all over the place on this!”
Articles tagged “Bible”
(RNS) A few Christians out there are trying to think deeply about transgender people. We talk in-depth with two of them.
(RNS) “I am not even sure I believed it initially,” said Jeffrey A. Miller, describing the moment he figured out he had seen draft pages from the most widely read work in all of English, including Shakespeare.
(RNS) We should celebrate the humility and courage it takes for Mohler and others to say “I got that wrong.” And yet, Christian leaders must ask how this situation might help them become more prudent in expressing their opinions going forward.
ATLANTA (Reuters) King’s sons want to sell their father’s Bible and Nobel Peace Prize medal, while the late civil rights leader’s surviving daughter, Bernice King, opposes the sale, calling the items “sacred.”
(RNS) The Bible and “Fifty Shades of Grey” share more than a few raunchy sex scenes. For Banned Books Week and International Blasphemy Rights Day (Sept. 30), these eight titles are still too hot to handle.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (RNS) See this book? It was in my hotel room here in Malaysia. It’s in hotel rooms around the world. But here, this book is banned if it is written in Malay, the official language of the country’s 30 million people.
OKLAHOMA CITY (RNS) After two commenters posted references to the Bible in response to a story about the effects of marijuana on the brain, a bureau employee engaged them in a theological argument.
(RNS) Violence, abuse, torture, rape, slavery — these are the warnings we’d have to issue by the time we finished reading the Bible’s first book, Genesis.