Saturday, March 19, 2011

Rob Bell's Velvet Hell? Albert Mohler, Others Speak on How Love Can Truly Win

Ongoing controversy over Rob Bell’s new book pressed four prominent Christian authors, professors, and theologians to urgently come together and hold a public conversation in regards to the divisive matter.

Making their intentions clear, the panel affirmed that it was love – love for the people of God and even love for the author – that brought them there, desiring to preach a message where love truly wins.

“When we have a conversation like this, we’re really saying to the world, to the larger community of Christians,” said Dr. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky., “if anything we have said in the course of this conversation is in any way sub-biblical or in error or can be improved over how we’re saying it, we hope folks will love us enough to tell us.”

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Related article: Rob Bell's popularity makes clear biblical response critical, evangelical panel says

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