Already for biblical writers, keeping the laws meant reengaging them when needed. And again, the genius of the laws is their ambiguity, not their clarity, for their ambiguity is the very thing that allows them to gain new life with each passing year, ensuring that past and present forever remain connected and in dialogue.
Peter Enns, How the Bible Actually Works (p. 70).
In this week’s episode Darlene and Ted get into a conversation about the Bible and the law. “I thought that the Bible wasn’t a rule book and now we are talking about laws!” Well you might be surprised how much ambiguity is introduced into our faith when we discuss biblical laws. Enjoy.