By Carlos R. Bovell
"This selection of essays is a daring and high quality mirrored image on tips to carry to a 'high view' of Scripture as soon as the concept of 'infallibility' is perforce given up. when you consider that my whole lifestyles has been outdoor the orbit of the query of infallibility, a lot of this is often new to me. i've got discovered very much from the sensible, disciplined, sincere method during which Scripture is approached right here. The clever foreword by means of William Abraham that capabilities as an overture is itself of huge worth and prepares the best way for the considerate, serious, well-informed analyses which are to follow."
Columbia Theological Seminary
"In contemporary years significant questions about the character of Scripture were raised, questions that have given upward thrust to educational and ecclesiastical battle, with a few urging endured safeguard of inerrancy and others advocating its whole abandonment. The time is ripe for the looks of stories that discover this bothered panorama in new methods and take a look at to provide an explanation for the way it all has turn up. Carlos Bovell has assembled a powerful choice of essays that just do that. significant theological seminaries and significant figures are taken care of in those fascinating and thought-provoking essays. somebody attracted to the doctrine of Scripture and the way it truly is debated at the present time needs to seek advice Bovell's book."
-Craig A. Evans
Acadia Divinity collage, Nova Scotia
"From the foreword and preface, one may think this selection of essays used to be mounting a sustained assault at the doctrine of the inerrancy of Scripture. to be certain, numerous individuals do mirror substantial dissatisfaction with the consequences of sure universal kinds and makes use of of inerrancy. yet different chapters are extra nuanced, together with a minority written by means of inerrantists who suggest how the doctrine might be framed and used as extra of a aid than a trouble within the academy and church. All who care approximately how most sensible to articulate a excessive view of Scripture may still make the most of this anthology."
-Craig L. Blomberg
Carlos R. Bovell is a graduate of Westminster Theological Seminary and the Institute for Christian stories, Toronto. he's the writer of Inerrancy and the religious Formation of more youthful Evangelicals, via sturdy and precious final result: A initial family tree of Biblicist Foundationalism, and Rehabilitating Inerrancy inside a tradition of Fear.