Buckle up friends, we have a special episode for you this week.
Two Northern professors, Greg Boyd and Claude Mariottini debate how to interpret the violence in the Old Testament. Fitch guides the conversation through a few Old Testament passages as Boyd and Mariottini discuss how to make sense of violent portrayals of God in the Old Testament in light of Jesus’ crucifixion.
Greg’s books, The Crucifixion of the Warrior God, provides the backdrop for our conversation. To better understand Claude’s perspective visit his blog where he dedicates numerous posts to engaging Greg’s book: