The Bible is relentless in modeling for us wisdom—reading the moment, never detached from the sacred tradition but never simply repeating it, because God is always present and on the move. And so we can never just read the Bible without also pondering it, with creativity and imagination, just like the biblical authors, in order to bring these ancient oracles into our own lives. From the second we pick up the Bible and start reading it, we are drawn into an act that requires wisdom. Enns, Peter. How the Bible Actually Works (p. 107).
It sure depends on your perspective! Join Ted and Darlene as they delve into two different versions of the Ninevites, and how picking up on the different ways the Bible speaks about the same events gives us a window into how we can engage the Bible today.