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I Don’t Believe I’m a Wicked Sinner Anymore

Breaking free from the doctrine of total depravity

I have a friend who, whenever I bring up my belief that human beings are good at their core, she invariably objects. She states emphatically that she knows she is not good at her core, but that Christ’s death on the cross saved her from certain condemnation. She then quotes Luke 7:47:

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Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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Judy Hansen

Writer, blogger, a burr in the saddle of lousy theology. Bad Theology costs lives. Author of Eight Biblical Women Who Changed the World.