Contention

Jun 2, 2019
6 min read

Bringing Peace to Dietary and Other Discords

Image copyright jean wimmerlin

One of my go-to apps is the Bible app by YouVersion which offers a myriad of different Bible translations. Among my favorites for personal reading are the NASB, NIV, and the CEV for kids.

Today I came across another version I had missed before called the EasyEnglish Bible 2018. One of the first chapters I read when testing a new translation is Romans 14. I like this chapter for a number of reasons and the KJV version is pretty tough for me to understand so I like seeing how others have translated it.

I think of this chapter as the keystone for resolving the discord between those that profess different dietary choices such as vegans, vegetarians, omnivores, carnivores, etc.

I think that this is a chapter for everyone because the principles taught here go far beyond how we treat people that eat differently than we do.

Read Full Post 2 Comments