Hello! I’m Brian Felushko.
Student • Teacher • writer • Skeptical Believer
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“The Bible is an ancient, diverse and ambiguous book leading us to wisdom rather than answers.”PETER ENNS
The texts of the New Testament were authored over a much shorter period of time and thus were not subject to a large amount of redaction. However, manuscript evidence does point to differences between copies of the texts mostly due to scribal error, explanations, additions and/or deletions. These textual variants have mostly minimal effect onContinue reading “New Testament Polyphony Explained”
Many attempt to explain the polyphonic nature of the biblical texts as follows: “The Bible is not a book that was written by a single author. It is a small library, a collection of diverse books that were written by different people, in different places, at different times, for different audiences, and even in differentContinue reading “Factors Which Produced Biblical Polyphony”
What might come as a surprise to many conservative evangelical and fundamentalist readers of the Bible is that numerous evangelical, open, and open and relational authors also see the biblical anthology (including both Old and New Testaments) as being polyphonic in nature. Clark Pinnock, in his much debated and highly influential book, Most Moved Mover:Continue reading “Pinnock and Held-Evans on Biblical Polyphony”