Tag Archives: Scripture

Repost: Meaning, the Thick and Thin of It

In teaching freshman about the Bible, I am constantly made aware of how odd Scripture is to them. This is true not only of the high number of students who have little experience with the Bible, but also with the … Continue reading

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Repost: A Non-Reducible Text in the Service of a Non-Reducible God

Second in a series started on my old blog to be finished here. Texts do different things. And because they do different things, they have different characteristics. The stop sign around the corner from my house only works if it … Continue reading

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Repost: Texts Don’t Just Hold Meaning, They Create Meaning

I wrote this four months ago on my former blog, along with a few others on Scripture. I want to add to these in the next few weeks. For awhile now, I have been a person of diminished appetites. Slowly, … Continue reading

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