Edith Humphrey of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary spoke on "Prima Scriptura," the primacy of scripture
over tradition, reason and experience.
moves on to recount approaches by 20th- and 21st-century theologians as they engage these continuities and discontinuities, and wrestle with the "irreducible strangeness" (23) of Scripture
1) When the scholarship is analyzed, we find that those who adhere strongly to a historical-critical approach to Scripture
continue to assume an objective stance to the raw data of the text that yields various scientific results.
Typer, a memory app operated by Millennial Apps LLC, announced on Monday that it has updated the app to make Bible memory easier with several new features.
Sacred Word, Broken Word: Biblical Authority and the Dark Side of Scripture
The Jews called their holy scripture
"Tanakh," derived from Ta (Torah), Na (Neviim), and Kh (Khetuvim).
and Tradition: What the Bible Really Says blends personal insights on Biblical topics with an exploration of church tradition, Christian tradition, and scripture
, and offers readers an opportunity to consider how the Bible relates to a church's teachings and approach.
The Paul and Scripture
Seminar met for six years, 2005-10, under the aegis of the Society's annual meeting.
Abstract: Central to John Calvin's doctrine of Scripture
, a doctrine basic to his theology and highly influential in his own time and subsequently, is a theory of reading.
Hayes Releases New Book, Bring University Students to Christ: Science and Scripture
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that they welcomed the portrayal of tales and heroes from Hindu scriptures
, but the final product should be the true depiction of the scripture
and not a fantasized or a re-imagined version.
In time for Lent, Ave Maria Press released a stations of the cross app that allows users to walk with the stations, meditating on art and scripture
along the way.
Historically, ministry or pastoral care has been "based chiefly on reflection and deduction from principles derived from Scripture
and pastoral experience, whereas modern psychologies, while also indebted to reflection and theorizing, are grounded more in behavioral science investigation characterized by inductive, empirical study" (Yarhouse, Butman, & McRay, 2005, p.
The call for a possible response, from within an existential and presumably social context, marks scripture
as word of God, and God as the harbor of the event that actualizes the possible.
The last Lambeth Conference, in 1998, saw vitriolic debate on the issue of homosexuality and the passage of a resolution that declared homosexuality "incompatible with Scripture
," but also committed the church to listen to the experiences of gay people.