Does the Bible Depict Two Different Gods
Many people see the Bible as a tale of two different gods: the gracious God of the New Testament and the moral Monster in the Old Testament.
In his book Farewell to God, Christian-evangelist-turned-agnostic Charles Templeton had this to say:
The God of the Old Testament is utterly unlike the God believed in by most practicing Christians. He is an all-too-human deity with the human failings, weaknesses, and passions of men—but on a grand scale. His…