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By Rob Bell

Rob Bell, the liked writer of Love Wins and What We discuss after we discuss God, is going deep into the Bible to teach the way it is extra revelatory, progressive, and appropriate than we ever imagined—and bargains a cogent argument for why we have to examine it in a clean, new way.

In Love Wins, Rob Bell faced the troubling questions that many of us of religion have been afraid to invite approximately heaven, hell, destiny, and religion. utilizing a similar encouraged, inquisitive process, he now turns to our such a lot sacred publication, the Bible. What Is the Bible? offers insights and solutions that clarify why the Bible is so respected and what makes it really inspiring and necessary to our lives.

Rob takes us deep into genuine passages to bare the humanity at the back of the Scriptures. you can't get to the holy with out dealing with the human, Rob tells us. whilst contemplating a passage, we shouldn’t ask "Why did God say . . .?" To get to the center of the Bible’s that means, we should always be asking: "What’s the tale that’s unfolding right here and why did humans locate it vital to inform it? What used to be it that moved them to list those phrases? What was once taking place on the earth at the moment? What does this passage/story/poem/verse/book let us know approximately how humans understood who they have been and who God used to be at that time?" In asking those questions, Rob is going past the one-dimensional query of "is it true?" to bare the Bible’s actual transformative power.

Rob addresses the troubles of all those that see the Bible as God’s be aware yet are by means of the moral dilemmas, blunders, and inconsistencies in Scripture. With what's the Bible?, he recaptures the nice Book’s magic and reaffirms its strength and idea to form and encourage our lives today.

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