January 5, 2015Leadership

Morning Roundup 1/5/15

Newsweek on the Bible and the Christian response
Morning Roundup 1/5/15

The Bible: So Misunderstood It's a SinKurt Eichenwald

Newsweek dropped an article on the Bible, just before Christmas, by Kurt Eichenwald. You can read it here, but it is surprisingly bad—not bad as in liberal scholarship, but just bad as in poorly researched. You should read that article first.

A Christmas Gift from the Mainstream Media: Newsweek Takes a Desperate Swipe at the Integrity of the Bible (Part 2)Michael Kruger

Then, Michael Kruger wrote a helpful analysis (the author of the original piece interacted in the comments).

The many sins of Newsweek’s expose on the Bible (COMMENTARY)Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor reported on the story in Religion News Service (and I’m thankful to see a conservative evangelical essay there).

Newsweek cover story accuses Christians of misinterpreting the Bible, upsets some believersMark A. Kellner

Finally, Deseret News (which has been doing some strong coverage lately), explains the controversy.

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