A New Teaching with Authority: A Re-evaluation of the Authority of the Bible

Mary A. Tolbert
July 31, 2009

This article was originally submitted to Pacific School of Religion as part of Progressive Christian Witness, a 2006 initiative of PSR designed to bring voices of progressive Christianity to churches nationwide. 

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Tolbert, Mary Ann. “A New Teaching with Authority: A Re-Evaluation of the Authority of the Bible” in Teaching the Bible: The Discourses and Politics of Biblical Pedagogy, ed. Fernando F. Segovia and Mary Ann Tolbert, 168-189. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1998.

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