It is often difficult to discern the connections between Old Testament ethics and our contemporary situation. However, the church should be confident in the Old Testament as a rich ethical resource containing wisdom which can speak to present problems of public policy and the organisation of political society more generally.
Christopher J H Wright - Part 1:
The Revd Dr. Wright speaks on the hermeneutical issues of how we can understand and apply Old Testament ethics as Christians today.
Dr Michael Schluter - Part 2:
Michael Schluter suggests practical ways in which Old Testament ethics can provide innovative and wise insights for public life in the UK today.
Recorded at the National Club, London.