Steve explores how we can have confidence in the Bible when - on the face of it - it seems to justify slavery, sexism and homophobia.

8th July 2017
WATCH: Steve Chalke discuss how to interpret the Bible

In 2014, Steve Chalke published 'Restoring Confidence in the Bible' - a ground breaking piece looking at how we interpet scripture and apply it to the 21st Century.  In this video, Steve talks about the article and how we deal with difficult chapters of the Bible that seemingly justify slavery, sexism and homophobia.


Restoring Confidence in the Bible from Oasis UK on Vimeo.

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