Violence Divine - Overcoming the Bible's Betrayal of Its Non-Violent God
This DVD presentation consists of a series of eight lectures by John Dominic Crossan summarising the essence of his book "How to read the Bible and still be a Christian: Struggling with Divine Violence from Genesis through Revelation".
Crossan's aim is to show the way forward for those seeking an authentic Christianity for the 21st century.
From the DVD: "One of the world's foremost historical Jesus scholars helps the church and its alumnae rise above the greatest of Christian treasons: that everlasting peace can only be achieved through the onslaught of divine violence."
Title Topics include:
An Epic Matrix
Sin and Escalatory Violence
The Heart of the Torah
Not the end of the World
The "Violentisation" of Jesus
Overcoming the Bible's Betrayal of Its Non-Violent God.