This post was written by Bob Edwards from his book: “A God I’d Like to Meet”.
I think that its vitally important that we understand good Biblical Interpretation and realise that some of the scripture that we believe to be black and white was translated by men in the early centuries past that held patriarchal bias that made its way into the translations that we read today.
Throughout history, prominent theologians and church leaders have made sense of the Bible through the interpretive lenses of ancient Greek philosophy.
As a result, our traditional beliefs often portray God as an all-controlling deity that frowns on emotion and subjects women to male authority. Throughout this book, the author explores the origins of these theological traditions, and seeks to restore a vision of God as depicted in the New Testament — a vision of God as Love. Lisa.
Bob Edwards lives with his…
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