Sometimes in the course of sharing the gospel with people, they want to discuss difficult passages or themes in the Bible. The Old Testament is a special target for this, because, let’s face it, there’s some pretty surprising stories in all that history.
But are there things in the Old Testament we need to be embarrassed about?
If it’s truly the history of God’s working in the world, the answer has to be, “no.” Below are two excellent messages about a couple of the most difficult issues to think through. They’re full of good research and fresh, informed reasoning. Download and enjoy.
Moral Objections to the Old Testament
- Violence in the Old Testament: (http://apps.sebts.edu/chmessages/resource_2997/2013-09-24_Peter_Williams.mp3)
- Slavery in the Old Testament: (http://apps.sebts.edu/chmessages/resource_2998/2013-09-25_Peter_Williams.mp3)