The Battle For The Bible [Harold Lindsell, Calvary Chapel Publishing] on Amazon .com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Is the Bible inerrant or not? Author. Harold Lindsell (December 22, – January 15, ) was an evangelical Christian author and scholar, and one of the founding members of Fuller Theological Seminary. He is best known for his book The Battle for the Bible. LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (BP)–Harold Lindsell, a former. editor of Christianity Today magazine whose book, “The. Battle for the Bible,” told.

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The book came in a timely fashion and in good condiition. While desiring to still be identified as conservative and Bible believing, yet they find ways to interpret the Scriptures that are a sell-out to the claims of Scripture itself.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Granting that the authors did editing of texts handed down to them and attempting to understand the forms and sources of the old and new documents does not mean that I reject inerrancy.

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Strictly speaking, this reference has only the Old Testament in mind. Since the author s of Genesis were writing from their pre-scientific ignorance, their narrative of origins cannot be taken seriously, most especially because they collide head on with the one source of truth they accept without exception.

Harold Lindsell leaves no doubt that the battle has been joined. Lindsell died of flu complications, family lindsdll indicated. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Joel rated it did not like it Apr 07, Everything, for it assumes that Genesis was not the product of thw man writing under the inspiration of God, writing just what God wanted him to reveal to mankind, but is instead just a good inspirational story with some kernel of truth that can be gleamed from the errant shell.

Pictured with dust cover, but did not come with it. Operating from a central bureau in Nashville, Tenn. Though Lindsell was often criticized as alarmist at the time, developments within the evangelical world vindicated his warnings in short order. Lots of information about the attacks on the true church and how it was almost accomplished.

You just insulted a Billion Christians. They are challenging the historic position of the denomination and constitute a threat to its future. He also aptly recognizes that defection from inerrancy tends to begin in the institutions 83, There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

The only way to avoid it would be to remain silent. Perhaps ground one for this battle between those who espouse inerrancy, and those compromising evangelicals is how they interpret the early chapters of Genesis. My professor suggested that Jesus was again merely accommodating to the beliefs of that culture though He knew full well that the story of Jonah was nothing but a big fish story for pious teaching, but not ever meant to be taken as literal history.

Just wave the genre wand and presto, history becomes mere story. He is either asserting what he knows to be false and thus a lieor using an unsound argument and thus sophistry. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.


Harold Lindsell dies at 84; authored ‘Battle for the Bible’

Such professors have essentially capitulated to evolutionary science and hence have rejected a literal interpretation of Genesis. Others will claim Jesus was merely reflecting the cultural customs of his day, or Paul was merely a pre-literate man saturated in the false views of his day; therefore, he was not really qualified to speak about the historical Adam or the truthfulness of gender roles.

There has been a decline and denial of Biblical authority in mainstream Protestantism in America the last 40 years and to not admit this is placing the church in a weakened position spiritually. However, when he gets to showing examples of denominations and individuals leaving inerrancy, he becomes less convincing.

The Battle for the Bible

Want to Read saving…. The choice should be clear. This book is a valuable resource and a cogent warning. Lucid, terse and filled with facts and logic, this is the one volume for your bookshelf when it comes to reference on the subject of mainstream denominations leaving the inerrant authority position of Scripture in their fellowships and it’s ultimate conclusion.

The Ongoing Battle for the Bible

The book came in a timely fashion and in good condiition. One would hope that Dr. Get to Know Us. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Ron Blake rated it liked it Jun 08, The Scripture Cannot Be Broken: