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August 19, 2009

Bad Bible Reading Habits

Reading and studying the Bible is as central as it gets for evangelical spiritual practice. Despite this, evangelicals are often incredibly inept at it. They rip verses out of context, impose twenty-first-century ideas and sensibilities on ancient texts, read poetry and imagery literally, or simply skim read—all of which distort and twist the sacred text they claim to revere.

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