David Lamb is an Associate Professor of Old Testament at Biblical Seminary in Pennsylvania. He is the author of the 2011 book "God Behaving Badly: Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist?" He preached on Jan. 13, 2013 at Memorial Baptist Church in Columbia, Mo., to help launch a sermon series the church is doing. RNS photo by Kellie Kotraba/Columbia Faith and Values.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (RNS) Evangelical theologian David Lamb tackles some of the Bible’s most troubling passages in his book, “God Behaving Badly: Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist?” His answer: yes and no.