• ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 1

    Peter Enns stands in a rather long line of scholars, teachers and leaders (including ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 2

    Chapter 2 - How We Got Into This Mess In the second chapter of The Sin of ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 3

    In chapter 3 of his book, Peter Enns considers those parts of the Bible that ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 4

    The book of Ecclesiastes goes even further than the psalms in representing ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 5

    OK, so Peter Enns anticipated the objection I raised in response to chapters ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 6

    If we limit faith to correct thinking, we find ourselves unprepared and ill-equipped ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 7

    'God Wants You Dead', exclaims the title of chapter 7 of Peter Enns' latest ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 8

    In chapter 8 ('Cultivating a habit of trust'), Peter Enns bares his heart. ...

  • ‘The Sin of Certainty’ – 9

    So, finally, to the ninth and last chapter of Peter Enns' book. The need for ...

  • “Aha” moments that challenged beliefs about the Bible

    In 2014, Old Testament scholar Peter Enns began a series of posts in which ...

  • 2 + 2 = 5?

    William Jennings Bryan is reported to have said: "I believe the whale swallowed ...

  • Confessions of a virtual inerrantist

    Recent publication of a book exploring Five Views on Biblical Inerrancy has ...

  • How much did Jesus know?

    At times - according to the Gospel narratives - Jesus showed evidence of extraordinary ...

  • Inspiration and incarnation

    On publication in 2005, Peter Enns' book Inspiration and Incarnation: Evangelicals ...

  • Jesus: a ‘new and improved’ Moses?

    Should we regard the Old Testament and the New Testament as continuous, or ...

  • Rescuing the Bible from its friends

    Enns, Peter (2014). The Bible Tells Me So: Why Defending Scripture Has Made ...

  • The Code of Hammurabi and the Law of Moses

    Hammurabi was a Babylonian king who reigned in the 18th century BC.  His code ...

  • The Nuzi tablets

    A number of stone tablets have been discovered at the site of Nuzi (in present-day ...