Do prominent Christian pastors actually study the Bible?
For example, President Obama heard this during the inaugural sermon at the National Cathedral today by Rev. Dr. Sharon E. Watkins:
In the later chapters of Isaiah, in the 500’s BCE, the prophet speaks to the people. Back in the capital city after long years of exile, their joy should be great, but things aren’t working out just right.
Leaving aside the “BCE” nod to political correctness, Dr. Watkins put Isaiah in the wrong century. Wrong side of the Babylonian exile. Not even close. Read more at Derek’s Website.