Fresh Words: Scripture as performance (2/2) by Alastair Roberts

Fresh Words: Scripture as performance (2/2) by Alastair Roberts

This is the second part of Alastair Roberts’ guest contribution looking at a performance analogy of the bible. If you haven’t already, read the first part here.   Scripture as God’s Fresh Word Reading the New Testament we can be struck by the manner in which Scripture is regarded as speaking with incredible directness to its hearers, even though they are far removed in time and […]

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Fresh Words: Scripture as Performance (1/2) by Alastair Roberts

Fresh Words: Scripture as Performance (1/2) by Alastair Roberts

I’m very excited to welcome Alastair Roberts as the first guest contributer here! I came across Alastair on twitter and subsequently, his blog, and have been enjoying his thoughtful writing. After spotting a comment he made about the performance nature of scripture, he generously agreed to expand on that idea here. Here is the first of two parts:   Fresh Words There is an expression […]

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