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As I get older I seem to believe less and less and yet to believe what I do believe more and more.
I wouldn't put it past God to arrange a virgin birth if He wanted, but I very much doubt if He would.
I am not clear that God manoeuvres physical things…After all, a conjuring trick with bones only proves that it is as clever as a conjuring trick with bones.
On the Resurrection
No statement about God is simply, literally true. God is far more than can be measured, described, defined in ordinary language, or pinned down to any particular happening.
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The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves.
January 26, 1925
September 4, 2016
David Edward Jenkins is a Church of England cleric and theologian. He is a former Bishop of Durham, a position he held from 1984 until 1994.
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