Articles/Essays – Volume 42, No. 2

Kevin Barney Responds

2009:  Kevin Barney, “Kevin Barney Responds,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought, Vol 42 No. 2 (2009): xiii–iixx.

The truth is that the winners get to write the history, and itwas those who rejected Asherahwho largely redacted or wrote the Old Testament as we have ittoday. There is, quite frankly, alot of political spin in the OldTestament. I recognize that weget really nervous when we starttalking about spin in the scrip-tures. So I do not blame anyone,including you, for not wanting to follow me there.