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Backyard Church

Making Excuses for God’s Behaviour

Explaining the part of the Bible that Christians wish didn’t exist

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There is one part of the Bible that I always find hard to explain to my non-Christian friends. It’s a part of the Bible where I’m tempted to make excuses for God’s behavior. To be completely honest, I wish it wasn’t in there because it seems incompatible with the idea that God is a loving God.

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Dan Foster

Dan Foster

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