Story as Torah: Reading Old Testament Narrative Ethically

Finding specific regulations pertaining to interpersonal and collective social interactions from the Old Testament can be relatively straight forward, but gleaning the higher moral standards expected by God may prove elusive at times. Story as Torah, written by Gordon Wenham, makes the difficult task of discovering ethical principles from the narratives of Scripture a primary … Continue reading Story as Torah: Reading Old Testament Narrative Ethically

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“Me Paroinos”

  The deleterious effects and lamentable outcomes of drinking upon the individual and society in general have been well documented from both scientific and anecdotal evidence. Even as the evidence continues to mount in opposition to the use of alcohol – even in moderate amounts – the world, by contrast, continues to promote the consumption … Continue reading “Me Paroinos”