Myths About God’s Word

This is the eighth  of a 14 part series entitled “Myth or Faith” with Dr. Ken Schurb. In this episode Dr. Schurb discusses five myths about God’s Word:

  1. The Bible Contains the Word of God
  2. The Bible’s Teachings are a Matter of Interpretation
  3. The Point of the Bible is How to Live a Good Life
  4. The New Testament is more Important
  5. There are a lot of Mistakes in the Bible

Original Air Date: March 5, 2003

Myths About God’s Word (mp3)

Responding to Dr. Bart Ehrman’s “Misquoting Jesus”

Dr. John Warwick Montgomery responds to Dr. Bart Ehrman’s contentions put forth in the book “Misquoting Jesus.” Clips from the previous interview with Dr. Ehrman are played and Dr. Montgomery addresses them.

Original Air Date: January 31, 2006

Responding to Dr. Bart Ehrman’s “Misquoting Jesus” (mp3)

Was the Bible Changed?

Dr. Bart Ehrman is interviewed regarding his book “Misquoting Jesus.” Is the Bible the inspired word of God? What is the central theme of the Bible? How was the Bible put together. Dr. Ehrman discusses his answer to these questions.

Guest: Dr. Bart Ehrman
Original Air Date: January 10, 2006

Was the Bible Changed? (mp3)

The Battle for the Bible in the LCMS

Dr. Paul Zimmerman discusses the issues that lead to the Seminex incident where professors and students for the St. Louis seminary held a mock funeral, declared themselves a seminary in exile, and walked out. The entire episode is detailed in Dr. Zimmerman’s book, “A Seminary in Crisis: The Inside Story of the Preus Fact Finding Committee.”

Be sure to listen to Robin’s testimony at about the 42 minute mark. She discusses from experience that if you throw out 1 verse of the Bible you’ll eventually throw out Christ.

Original Air Date: February 7, 2007

The Battle for the Bible in the LCMS (mp3)

Biblical Interpretation – Part 4

The final part in a 4 part series with Dr. John Saleska discussing Biblical interpretation. Dr. Saleska talks about Christ in all of Scripture, Old and New Testament.

Guest: Dr. John Saleska
Topic: Biblical Interpretation
Original Air Date: June 19, 2007

Biblical Interpretation – Part 4 (mp3)

Biblical Interpretation – Part 3

Part 3 in a 4 part series with Dr. John Saleska discussing Biblical interpretation. Dr. Saleska talks about reading the Bible on its own terms, not for what we want to get out of it.

Guest: Dr. John Saleska
Topic: Biblical Interpretation
Original Air Date: June 14, 2007

Biblical Interpretation – Part 3 (mp3)

Biblical Interpretation – Part 2

Part 2 in a 4 part series with Dr. John Saleska discussing Biblical interpretation. The discussion turns to Luther’s view of Christ and Scripture, Ephesians 4, and Colossians 1.

Guest: Dr. John Saleska
Topic: Biblical Interpretation
Original Air Date: May 29, 2007

Biblical Interpretation – Part 2 (mp3)

Biblical Interpretation – Part 1

Dr. John Saleska introduces a 4 part series on Biblical interpretation. The Bible is a book that requires proper interpretation, and it is not open to anyone’s interpretation. There is an interpretation that is correct. The question, “What is that interpretation?” kicks off the discussion.

Guest: Dr. John Saleska
Topic: Biblical Interpretation
Original Air Date: May 22, 2007

Biblical Interpretation – Part 1 (mp3)