Category: Beyond the Bible


1. Do we need to go ‘beyond the Bible’?

It seems paradoxical to read scholars, who respect the Scriptures as the authority in matters of both faith and practice, talking about going ‘beyond the Bible’. Yet in recent years a vibrant discussion has grown up around this expression. Major contributors include: I. Howard Marshall (longstanding British Evangelical New Testament specialist); Kevin J. Vanhoozer (doyen of US Evangelical writers […]

Kingdom Banking

Once we recognise both the need to try to be faithful to these biblical principles (loaning to those in need and avoiding the extra burden of interest) and the need to in some ways go ‘beyond the Bible’ in adapting to the contemporary world, some interesting possibilities emerge. Church-based organisations that operate rather like banks can accept […]

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