when the Bible corrects itself—more on violence in the Bible

In his book Being Christian, Rowan Williams discusses what to do with problematic stories in the Bible—like those parts where people are dropping like flies (see here). Williams raises the example of Jehu’s coup in 2 Kings 9, where Jehu slaughters, with great fanfare, the royal house of Ahab, who was a member of the … Continue reading when the Bible corrects itself—more on violence in the Bible