Carol Delaney: Abraham On Trial, March 8-12

Cultural anthropologist, Dr. Carol Delaney, talks about her book, Abraham On Trial: The Social Legacy of Biblical Myth, on the next Religion For Life.  Dr. Delaney explores the roots of patriarchy by asking the question, what gave Abraham the right to sacrifice (murder) Isaac?  What is the legacy of this myth on the way we regard children today?

Listen via livestream…

Thursday, March 8th at 8 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Sunday, March 11th, at noon on WEHC, 90.7.
Sunday, March 11th, at 2 pm on WETS, 89.5.
Monday, March 12th at 1 pm on WEHC, 90.7.
Via podcast beginning March 13th.

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I am the pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton, Tennessee, a progressive community. I host a radio show called Religion For Life. I blog at . www.religionforlife.com
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3 Responses to Carol Delaney: Abraham On Trial, March 8-12

  1. Realist says:

    For an omniscient god to need to “test” Abraham is ridiculous. If god is all knowing then he has no need to test. Either he isn’t all-knowing… or cruel, eh?

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