The Common Good
June 2011

Context Is Key

by Jim Winhold | June 2011

"Taking the Bible Seriously" by Charles E. Gutenson (April 2011) was right on the mark. I often see issue groups take the word of God and twist it to serve their purposes.

"Taking the Bible Seriously" by Charles E. Gutenson (April 2011) was right on the mark. I often see issue groups take the word of God and twist it to serve their purposes. I can only imagine how angry this makes God; I know how upset I get when someone does this to me. Context is all-important when quoting someone.

Jim Winhold
Pleasant Plains, Illinois

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