Cracking a book: Elizabeth Coleman on how Quakers should approach the Bible

‘You cannot use all of it as a moral guide.’

‘Don’t read the Bible expecting Jesus to be like us.’ | Photo: by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

Some Quakers have little knowledge of biblical criticism. So how should we read the Bible? It is a collection of books that say many different, often contradictory, things.

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