What is the Bible? Some say it is the perfect word of God, infallible in every way. Others say it is God’s words in human words. What we determine the Bible is will inevitably determine what we do with it.
How we handle difficult texts within Scripture tells us more about ourselves than it does Scripture. What we believe Scripture is determines what we do with it. Using the horrific story of Numbers 31 as our foundation, we begin a series of blogs posts on the nature of Scripture.
No. Job did not repent. In an effort to make this blog a bit of a longer read, I am going to state why I do not believe that Job repented of sin, even though your translation (nearly all translations, in fact) make it seem as though he did. Let's start with the every...
But perhaps in all of our searching and looking, we have forgotten that God has called us to live by faith and not by sight. We have lost sight of the fact that we aren’t supposed to see, but rather to trust.