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Bible Assumptions

Perspectives on Bible Assumptions

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Perspectives on Bible Assumptions focuses on the effect of Bible translations on beliefs about "what the Bible says." Translations can create perspectives that differ from the perspectives of original languages.
Paying Taxes to Caesar

What Jesus Said about Paying Taxes to Caesar

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
How do the words of Jesus about paying taxes define the relationship of religion and government...
Lord's Prayer and Bread

Teaching about Money in the Lord’s Prayer

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Why teaching about money is an important part of the Lord’s Prayer...
Obama and Wiesel

Elie Wiesel Claims that Silence Encourages the Tormentor

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Elie Wiesel's quote about encouraging the tormentor is the lead quote about distorted Bible translations in Matthew 25...
King James Bible

A Few Essential Facts about Bible Translations

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
What are the facts about bible translations? Find out why so many bible translations exist...
Role of Women in Marriage

What’s Wrong with Bible Interpretations of the Role of Women in Ephesians 5:22?

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Why is the role of women in marriage often defined by a handful of Bible verses and Bible interpretation that restrict women to the social practices of ancient societies rather than the radical vision of relationships in Ephesians?
Debt Relief and Tithing

Christian Teaching on Debt Relief and Tithing

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
How does Christian debt relate to Christian money teachings about tithing and prosperity...
Mother Teresa’s Crisis of Faith

Mother Teresa’s Crisis of Faith

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
How is Mother Teresa's crisis of faith a prime example of misguided devotion in the service of profoundly unbiblical theology about money and the Bible...
Rich Man and Heaven

What Did Jesus Really Say about a Rich Man and Heaven?

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
How is the Bible verse about a rich man and heaven one of the most misunderstood Bible money verses of Jesus...
Sunday School Poor Widow Story

How Sunday School Got Wrong the Story of the Poor Widow

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Although Christian education often uses the story of poor widow as a model of sacrificial Christian giving, it's really a story about abuse of power...
Beatitudes and Poverty

Do The Beatitudes Really Teach That Christian Believers Must Be Poor?

by Kalinda Rose Stevenson
Why does Christian money teaching about poverty in the “Beatitudes” miss the truly radical meaning of these words of Jesus...