Seriously Dangerous Religion by Iain Provan

By Iain Provan

The outdated testomony is frequently maligned as an superseded or even harmful textual content. Best-selling authors like Richard Dawkins, Karen Armstrong, and Derrick Jensen are best examples of these who locate the outdated testomony to be frustrating to trendy sensibilities. Iain Provan counters that such effortless and well known readings misunderstand the outdated testomony. He opposes glossy misconceptions of the previous testomony through addressing ten primary questions that the biblical textual content should—and in line with Provan does—answer: questions reminiscent of “Who is God?” and “Why do evil and affliction mark the world?” through concentrating on Genesis and drawing on different outdated testomony and extra-biblical sources, Seriously harmful Religion constructs a extra believable interpreting. because it seems, Provan argues, the previous testomony is way extra harmful than smooth critics even consider. Its risks are the daring claims it makes upon its readers.

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Seriously Dangerous Religion

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