What is the use of the Bible?

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Sacred texts have been objects of fascination and heated dispute for centuries. Central to the controversy that surrounds them is the claim to be divine revelation. How can we understand and make use of these claims today?

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This event was on Wed, 18 Nov 1998


Professor Richard Holloway

Professor of Divinity

Richard Holloway was the Gresham Professor of Divinity between 1997 and 2001.

Professor Holloway was educated at Kelham Theological College, Edinburgh Theological College and the...

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