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“It’s Not a Matter of Obeying the Bible”: 8 Questions for Walter Brueggemann

The Old Testament scholar says the “military consumerist mentality” is one of the most pressing problems facing churches today.

“Sodomy” Does Not Mean What You Think it Means

The Bible can’t be blamed for the way we misuse “sodomy.”

10 Tips for Reading the Bible for the First Time

How to get yourself through that resolution to finally read the world’s most talked-about book.

If Gay Marriage Is Legalized in 2015, How Will Evangelicals Respond?

Progressives may have the momentum, but conservatives still have a majority.

5 Verses No Football Player Should Ever Quote — and 5 Better Verses

Some advice on better Bible verses for all your post-game needs.

How to Respond When a Loved One Comes Out

Five tips for engaging in those conversations that catch us off guard.

OnFaith’s Top 20 Posts of the Year

Our most popular posts of 2014 include reports on Millennials and pot, lists on Jesus and Sikhs, and much more.

The Five Most Disturbing Things About a Benny Hinn Miracle Service

When Jesus’ way of life runs counter to your “Christian” teaching, there’s something wrong.

10 New Testament Passages that Shape How I Think about God

What can you learn about God in the New Testament?

10 Old Testament Passages that Shape How I Think about God

These verses from the Hebrew Bible depict a God who is both challenging and encouraging.

Why Life Begins at 40

There are more than 40 great things about turning 40.

6 Popular Christian Sayings that Are Not True

Some of the most familiar Christian sayings turn out not to be Christian at all.

The Best Book for Bible Doubters

A new book invites Christians to reconsider the Bible, warts and all.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Believing in God

What you should know about the life of faith, whether you have one or not.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew about the Creation vs. Evolution Debate

Some quick insights about the ongoing conflict between two very big ideas.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Jesus

What to know about the man many people call God.

5 Things I Wish Everyone in Church Knew About Gay Christians

A young gay Christian on how he wishes to be seen by his fellow believers.

Why Evangelicals Believe Democracy Comes from the Bible

What does the Bible really have to say about democracy?

10 Cheesy Costumes Inspired by the Bible

Here are some ways to have fun incorporating the Good Book into your Halloween costume.

6 Questions the Bible Answers That No One Is Asking

Here is the Bible giving you some advice you totally don’t want.