The Sins of Scripture
Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love
ISBN10: 0060762055 ISBN13: 9780060762056 Publisher: Harper San Francisco Published: Apr 30 2005 Pages: 315 Weight: 1.25lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A controversial exploration of biblical passages that are used to justify discrimination, oppression, and violence against women, homosexuals, members of other faiths, children, and the environment seeks to reveal and recover the texts' ultimate depth and purpose, counseling Christians on how to embrace a new vision of how to use the Bible for genuine good and peace. 50,000 first printing.