I am a firm believer in solid biblical and systematic theology. I think both are helpful to us when it comes to understanding the Bible.
Many people feel the Old Testament is so ancient and culturally removed from us that it hardly bears studying. There may be the occasional story
As out of context readings of the Bible go, ‘judge not’ is a common favourite. Many people like to quote it out of context because
“For you may be sure of this, that everyone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is covetous (that is, an idolater), has no inheritance
“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will
Rather mirroring the first article to which I am going to link, and despite sounding like the start of a support group introduction, I feel