One of the ways to put down those who interpret the Bible literally, the fundamentalists, and Bible believing Christians is to say that we don interpret the Bible literally but metaphorically, allegorically or through some other deconstruction. Some add that it is the uneducated or uninformed who take the Bible literally and are perpetrating false views of the Bible.As I look around me, I am distressed by those who are enslaved by a Christ imposed upon them by a narrow and rigid legacy. There are millions of Americans who are the victims of a mythical Jesus conjured up by modern evangelists to whip their followers into a frenzy of guilt and remorse and cash contributions.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were all clutching stacks of signed confidentiality agreements and vetting forms. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can keep people talking until agreement is reached. The Sun (2008)The two of us had reached an unspoken agreement.
The Sun (2011)This takes us back to a time when wild nature was not something to be exploited. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The first centres on the way nature works. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There are times when the world of nature conservation lurches dangerously close to lunacy.
Now James turns to what a genuine, saving faith will look like.He gives one example that we could expect Abraham. But the other seems out in left field Rahab, a prostitute. These 2 OT characters are as different as chalk and cheese by outward appearances.
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Sullo stesso fronte Generali, cio la preda, sarebbe prossima l di un incarico: in ambienti finanziari si fa il nome di Citigroup, che fra l ha ottimi relazioni con l Leonardo Del di cui ha seguito la fusione con Essilor. Ma la banca statunitense, per ora, smentisce. Pi probabile dunque che il mandato venga dato a Goldman Sachs, mentre i legali del Leone saranno quelli di Cleary Gottlieb..