A thought-provoking and surprisingly easy read.
For 'heart' people, The Good Book helps in understanding how our God-given mind can help our heart in understanding what the scriptures are really saying to us today.
This fine book draws from our history of Biblical interpretation to show that over and over again we have skewed the Bible to support our prejudices.
The reason I love this book is because Gomes draws deeply on his own experience growing up, which unveils a rich experiential approach to the Bible. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amos Smith
Well written and opinions well defended. A worldly liberal Christ centered book not likely loved by conservative evangelicals.Published 2 months ago by Robert D. Sheets
Great book to help you open up to the scripture and Gods message about salvation not works!Published 5 months ago by j82
I lead a group of 12-15 mostly older adults in a book study. We have now been reading and discussing Gomes' book for three weeks. The reader response has been great. Read morePublished 9 months ago by P. David Searles
Even this heathen can appreciate the spiritual wisdom of Peter Gomes. A Christian in the best sense, none of this ignorant and intolerant nonsense I hear so much about, Gomes goes... Read morePublished 9 months ago by avid rita
This man is an inspiration to all theologians. I found himeasy to read with a wealth of love.
If your not scholar this book is for everyone.
Rev. Gomes' book is closer to the truth that I perceived more so than any other book written on the Bible on about Holy Scriptures. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bruce J. Simpson