The Problem With Assuming Liberal Christians Hate the Bible

“Liberal Christians aren’t liberal in spite of the Bible, but because of it. They don’t pursue justice for LGBT people because they haven’t read Scripture, but precisely because they have. And in the arc of the narrative of God’s interaction with humanity, liberal Christians find a radical expansiveness, an urgent desire to broaden the embrace of God’s hospitality to include those whom the religious big shots are always kicking to the sidelines.”

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Article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/derek-penwell/liberal-christians_b_3526681.html

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2 thoughts on “The Problem With Assuming Liberal Christians Hate the Bible

  1. I would not say, for me, that I am progressive because I read the Bible. I would say that I read society, and in so doing, it has forced me to read read the Bible.

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