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What’s the point of the Bible?

What’s the point of the Bible?

In the second of our latest Big Questions series, Steve Burnhope looks at the Bible. What’s it for? What’s the point of us having it? People sometimes say that it’s ‘God’s Instruction Manual’, but if so, which instructions? What makes a 2,000-plus year-old text relevant to today?

‘Big Questions’ 1 — The Bible

‘Big Questions’ 1 — The Bible

For some people, the Bible answers their questions about God. For others, it causes them! In the first of our ‘Big Questions’ series, Steve Burnhope takes on “How can we expect people to believe the Bible any more, in an Age of Science?” “What do we mean when we talk about the Bible as ‘The Word of God’?” and “How can a text from the Ancient World tell us what to believe and how to live in the Modern World?”