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By Mark E. Biddle

An extension of his well-loved seminary direction on humor within the Bible, A Time to giggle attracts on Mark Biddle’s command of Hebrew language and cultural subtleties to discover the methods humor used to be deliberately included into Scripture. With attribute liveliness, Biddle courses the reader throughout the tales of six biblical characters who did really unforeseen things.

Biddle bargains the reverence due the Scriptures and offers a clean concentrate on their intensity in this sort of means that readers can discover ways to “get the funny story” on their lonesome. A Time to chuckle is a successful, scholarly, humorous booklet, now not inevitably simply because Biddle himself is humorous (although he is), yet simply because devoted old writers well-known the comedian in what God ordained and in how God’s humans behaved in response.

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