LTQ: Violence Divine
Violence Divine: Overcoming the Bible’s Betrayal of Its Non-Violent God
Is the only path to shalom through a valley of capricious divine bloodshed?
One of the world’s foremost historical Jesus scholars helps the church and its alumni/ae rise above the greatest of Christian treasons: that everlasting peace can only be achieved through the onslaught of divine violence.
Filmed before a live audience in a workshop setting, professor and author John Dominic Crossan summarizes the essence of his bestselling HOW TO READ THE BIBLE & STILL BE A CHRISTIAN: Struggling with Divine Violence from Genesis Through Revelation and shows the way forward for those seeking an authentic Christianity for the 21st century.
- Session Titles:
- An Epic Matrix
- Sin and Escalatory Violence
- The Heart of the Torah
- Deuteronomy Rules
- Undecided Justice
- Not, not, not, not, not, NOT the End of the World
- The “Violentization” of Jesus
- Overcoming the Bible’s Betrayal of Its Non-Violent God