Tag: sermon on the mount

Jesus’ teaching in the Sermon on the Mount unsettles many biblicist ways of understanding Scripture. It may even be better to move from speaking of ‘the Scriptures’ as a noun, to speaking of ‘Scripturing’ as a verb.

The Politics of Scripture

Jesus calls us the salt of the earth and the light of the world. What would these metaphors have meant to his first hearers?

The Politics of Scripture
Essays, Justice