(Re)discovering Marcus Borg

I first came across the writings of Marcus J. Borg, the American New Testament scholar, theologian and author, a few years ago. I thought his books looked interesting and ordered one from Amazon. It was entitled “Reading the Bible Again for the First Time: Taking The Bible Seriously But Not Literally”. This was a subject I was interested in, as I was attending a church where the Bible was considered 100% literally the Word of God. I thought there must be another approach to reading the Bible.

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Ah Sweet Mystery of Life

We live in a world of abundant knowledge. And if there’s something we don’t know, we can simply run a question through Google and we will find someone somewhere who has an answer – even if it isn’t the correct one. But sometimes, when I am walking in nature, I will come face to face with an experience that makes me realize that we don’t know everything; that much of life is still a mystery.

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