The Most Misused Verses in the Bible: Surprising Ways God's Word Is Misunderstood

The Most Misused Verses in the Bible: Surprising Ways God's Word Is Misunderstood

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by Eric J. Bargerhuff
     
 

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High-Interest Guide Sure to Spark Curiosity and Conversation

A surprising number of well-known Bible verses are commonly misused and misunderstood. Whether intentionally or not, people take important verses out of context, and pastor and Bible scholar Eric J. Bargerhuff has seen the effects: confusion, faulty decisions, sin being dismissed, and more. With a…  See more details below

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High-Interest Guide Sure to Spark Curiosity and Conversation

A surprising number of well-known Bible verses are commonly misused and misunderstood. Whether intentionally or not, people take important verses out of context, and pastor and Bible scholar Eric J. Bargerhuff has seen the effects: confusion, faulty decisions, sin being dismissed, and more. With a deft touch, he helps readers understand and apply sound principles of interpretation and application of twenty familiar verses. This concise high-interest approach appeals to the curious as well as readers concerned about incorrect theology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441270078
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
176
File size:
750 KB

Meet the Author

Eric J. Bargerhuff, PhD, has served in pastoral ministry in churches in Ohio, Illinois, and Florida. He received his doctorate in biblical and systematic theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. His passion is to write systematic and practical theology for the purposes of spiritual growth and reform in the church. He is a member of the Society for the Advancement of Ecclesial Theology (SAET) and the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS).

His first publication, Love that Rescues: God's Fatherly Love in the Practice of Church Discipline, explores the grace and fatherly love of God that should be embodied in a church's efforts to restore a brother or sister in Christ who has gone astray.

Eric and his family presently live in Palm Harbor, Florida.
Eric J. Bargerhuff, PhD, has served in pastoral ministry in churches in Ohio, Illinois, and Florida. He received his doctorate in biblical and systematic theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois and currently serves as the Senior Pastor of Grace Point Church of Trinity in Trinity, Florida. He is also the Director of the Honors Program and Professor of Bible and Theology at Trinity College of Florida. His passion is to preach, teach, and proclaim God's Word and write for the purposes of spiritual growth and reform in the church. He is a member of the Center for Pastoral Theologians (CPT) and the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS).

Eric's latest book, The Most Misused Verses in the Bible, helps readers understand what well-known verses meant when they were written and gives advice on how to apply them today. His first publication, Love that Rescues, explores the grace and fatherly love of God that should be embodied in a church's efforts to restore a brother or sister in Christ who has gone astray.

Eric and his family currently live in Trinity, Florida.

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