The Sins of Scripture: Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love

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In the past the Bible has been used to justify oppression, violence, discrimination against women and homosexuals, and murder. Few can argue with the authority of the 'Word of God'. But in this bold new book, bishop and humanitarian John Shelby Spong explains how the Bible has been misread--and how its overall message eclipses what he deems these texts of terror. Exposing and challenging the wrong done in the name of God, Bishop Spong also seeks to redeem these texts and reveal their ultimate depth and purpose. Bishop Spong ...

The Sins of Scripture: Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love 2006, HarperOne, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780060778408

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