The religious landscape in the West has changed drastically in the last several decades. What experts call post-christendom presents a challenging new opportunity for pastors and preachers to let the light of the Bible shine afresh.
In this video interview, Dr. Bill Arnold and Dr. Ben Witherington encourage leaders to handle the word of God with deep passion and piety, and to look to the early church for models on how to handle Scripture.
The quote referenced in the video by Ben Witherington: “Apply the whole of the text to yourself, and the whole of yourself to the text.” Johannes Bengel
View the rest of the videos in this series:
What Bible Did Jesus Use?
The Divine-Human Authorship of Scripture
The Bible Must Be Read in Context
Is the Bible Still Relevant?
Where Is Jesus in the Old Testament?
Christians and the Old Testament
How to Interpret the Bible Correctly
Reading the Bible with Fresh Eyes