J. Nelson Kraybill is president of Mennonite World Conference and a Mennonite pastor in Elkhart, Indiana. He blogs at Holy Land Peace-Pilgrim, www.peace-pilgrim.com.
Reading the Bible amid the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Are the people of 21st-century Israel the chosen ones of Genesis to whom Yahweh promised the land in eternal covenant? Walter Brueggemann gives a nuanced answer.
Reading Revelation Through African American Culture
The Revelation of John and the Praying Imagination
The Book of Revelation in Intercultural Perspective
Can I Get a Witness? Reading Revelation through African American Culture, by Brian K. Blount. Would John of Patmos use rap music if he were to give a spiritual critique of empire today?
Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation
Elaine Pagels's book repeats a winning formula: contrast the canon's controversial parts with more appealing Gnostic selections.
Reading the Gospels on the Ground
With his imagination in overdrive, Bruce Fisk has created a fictional character to guide readers through the Holy Land and the thickets of New Testament scholarship.