"The bible is the inerrant word of god." - We all have heard that phrase repeated by devout followers over and over again, as if the mere act of repeating an assertion would somehow add any credibility to it.
Claiming inerrancy puts, if the word is to have any meaning at all, two demands on the table:
- The word of god is of superior morality.
- The word of god does not contradict itself.
With these two premises we can put the bible to the test and the bigots back into the