I get questions like this now and then. Pete, I hate you—but I digress. You talk about the Bible being “messy”—it has historical problems, tensions, and contradictions. How can such a messy book be God’s authoritative word to us? How can we now trust the Bible? My answer: That question—though genuine and heartfelt—presumes something of the Bible for which “messiness” poses…

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