Viewing 10 posts by Andrew Bunt

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    Coming Out - Some Advice for Christians

    This time last week the Twittersphere and blogosphere were filling up with posts marking National Coming Out Day. Christians who hold to the traditional historic... Read more
  • Sovereignty, Responsibility and the Cross image

    Sovereignty, Responsibility and the Cross

    How do we reconcile the fact that the Bible simultaneously presents God as absolutely sovereign over all things and humans as personally responsible for their own sin?... Read more
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    An Orientation to the Old Testament

    Last month I posted about Brent Strawn’s book Is the Old Testament Dying? I suggested that the critical condition of the Old Testament in many churches is not because we...

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    Saving Lives in the Church

    Four years ago (September 10th 2014) Lizzie Lowe, a 14 year old school girl from Didsbury, ended her own life. She was a gifted musician, a successful student and a...

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    Understanding Marriage

    The last few years have seen considerable debate about same-sex marriage, especially between evangelical Christians and non-Christians. This debate is evidence of vastly... Read more
  • Is the Old Testament Dying? image

    Is the Old Testament Dying?

    A few weeks ago I sat in a room in Durham where around 100 Old Testament scholars and postgraduate students had gathered for the summer meeting of the Society of Old... Read more
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    Why There is Such a Thing as the Gift of Tongues (Part 2)

    Yesterday, I looked at the first five arguments in Eric Davis' article, 'Why there is no such thing as the gift of tongues'. Today I look at the remaining six. Read more
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    Why There is Such a Thing as the Gift of Tongues (Part 1)

    The gift of tongues is weird. Let's be honest. But I've always believed in it. I've grown up in a church culture where the gift was believed to be for today and was... Read more
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    Society of Old Testament Study Summer Meeting 2018

    Last week I was fortunate enough to attend the Society of Old Testament Study’s summer meeting. SOTS is a gathering of around 100 Old Testament scholars and PhD... Read more