Tuesday, May 2, 2006

Another New Bible - This Will Make You Puke

This is the type of thing that just about makes me lose it. I know there are those out there who think this is a great way to reach the lost. I am sorry, I am not one of them, remarketing the bible to make it more acceptable is not the way to do it -- using shock tactics is a disgrace to the word of God. The gospel is shocking enough, count on that, rely on that -- Let the sufficiency of scripture and the sovereignty of God reign.

Article Below:

Bibles to Feature Cover: 'Jesus Loves Porn Stars'

By Stan Friedman
Religion News Service

An online ministry to the pornography industry has entered a verbal agreement to distribute 10,000 copies of the popular New Testament paraphrase "The Message" that will feature a cover declaring "Jesus Loves Porn Stars."

The ministry, XXXchurch, approved a tentative deal with NavPress publishers to distribute the copies at three pornography conventions, said Craig Gross, one of the two pastors who started the ministry in 2002.

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