#043 – Worldview (Western Eyes Pt 1) [Podcast]

Becoming aware of our cultural assumptions … or worldview … and how they influence our reading of Scripture are important first steps beyond the paralysis of self-doubt and toward a faithful reading and application of the Bible.



There’s no way around the fact that our cultural and historical contexts supply us with habits of mind that lead us to read the Bible differently than Christians in other cultural and historical contexts.

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“Worldview” Show Notes

Corrective Map of the World

Corrective Map of the World

In this episode, I share on the following topics:

  • The Glasses We Wear
  • The Western Worldview
  • The History of Protestant Churches
  • Our Formation of Reality
  • Ascension … Superman? Or Ruler?
  • Laodicea … God Wishes We Were Lost?!
  • Men Are Superior to Women?!
  • The Prodigal Son?  Or the Lost Son?

“Worldview” Episode Resources

In this episode I mentioned several resources, including:

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