Speaker: Jacob Rennaker

SW10005: Radically Revelatory: Bridging the Gap Between Extra-textual Revelation and Written Scripture

Scholars of religious traditions have often presumed that a tension exists between oral “revelation” and written “scripture.” the fluidity of extra-textual revelation, according to such scholars, is halted in its tracks by the textualization of that revelation. Thus, the “living word” of revelation and the “dead letter” of sacred scripture constitute two poles that stand …

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