Today we’re taking a look at The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language created by Eugene H. Peterson and published in segments from 1993 to 2002. Is this translation making God’s Word more relevant to today, or have we crossed the line in taking the translation seriously?
Many Emergent churches use The Message, seemingly transforming God’s commands into suggestions based on feelings and experience.
Links in the show:
Bible Translation Resource – How do I find the right translation?
- Is The Message Bible deceiving Christians? (standupforthetruth.com)