READ Psalm 77 (fyi verses 5 and 11 use Qedem) This KISS Bible Study gives us a preview into how Ancient Israel conceived of its own geography with a specific focus on showing the ideologies that are behind how we see the world. This understanding can serve as a good basis for further insights in…
READ GENESIS 9:18-29 “If you want something done right…” Rather than merely criticizing Darren Aronofsky and Ari Handel for their mishandling of race in the Noah Movie, this KISS Bible Study addresses the complex history of Genesis 9:20-27 in an interpretation that rejects the so called “Curse of Ham” without ignoring race.
READ GENESIS 1:29-30; 2:15-17; and 8:20-9:5 When it comes to what we eat, what does the Bible have to say? This KISS Bible Study focuses on the early chapters of Genesis for a unique perspective.
READ GENESIS 10:1-32 The way biblical media usually depicts race in the Bible is just plain wrong. This KISS Bible uses Aronofsky’s Noah movie as a test case to explore the problems with how race appears in biblical media, why it is a big deal, and what we can learn from all this.
READ GENESIS 7:1-24 The Noah movie brings into question Noah’s character, but what about Noah in the Bible itself? Obviously, Aronofsky took a lot of creative license when making the film, but do we have any reason to question if Noah in the Bible was doing the right thing?