Family and Relationships
Ken Ham Can’t Find Enough Creationist...
Control: The Greatest Temptation of...
Holiness and Pentecostal
Presbyterian and Reformed
see all religions
If A Woman Can't Be Ordained, She...
Matthew J. Korpman
Is Evangelicalism A Part Of Modernity?
Fox News Mainstreams the Fringe Again
C. R. Wiley
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus Is Love
Pastors and Church Leaders
The Saints We Love
Who Is God?
Get newsletters and updates
get the latest from
Sign up for our newsletter
Get updates from Faith-Promoting Rumor delivered straight to your inbox
Also, send me the Mormon Newsletter and special offers.
Also, send me the Mormon Newsletter.
Please also opt me in for Exclusive Offers from Patheos’s Partners
Privacy and Data Policy
Select a Category
Book of Mormon
LDS Church History
The Tenure Track
Tips on Applying Series
Tips on Being an Independent Scholar
Select a Month
January 15, 2007
A Note on Priestly Status for MLK Day
One of the most powerful scenes in Revelation is the moment when the Lamb takes...
January 11, 2007
If you haven't noticed yet, we're not big on modernist notions of truth around here....
January 10, 2007
The Sin Against the Spirit in Mark 3
This bit of light writing was composed in response to an email from a friend....
December 20, 2006
The Adulterous Woman, Part 3: Textual Criticism and Narrative Theory
For those who are joining our programming in medias res, this series is looking at...
December 10, 2006
Believing Blood: Mormonism as a New Race
Mormons adopted the language of race and ethnicity to describe themselves from the very early...
November 27, 2006
The Adulterous Woman, Part 2: Suspense, Surprise, Primacy and Recency
About a year ago I was teaching Genesis 4 in a GD class that included...
November 26, 2006
Middle Ground or No-man’s Land?
I know that I've promised to do a post on predestination and the vessels of...
November 23, 2006
The Adulterous Woman, Part 1: The Narrator
A couple of weeks ago there was a partial reading of the story of the...
November 14, 2006
Good and Evil
Today I had a thought about the problem of evil that I wanted to run...
November 06, 2006
It is a common introductory problem in theology to think about the purpose of petitionary...
November 02, 2006
The Waters of Judah
Last evening HP called my attention to a recent post on M*. I think I’d...
October 27, 2006
Mormonism is a Humanism
Readers may recognize that this title riffs off of Jean-Paul Sartre's influential essay "Existentialism is...
October 19, 2006
The Wisdom of Hannah
So... I wrote this for a ward RS board meeting, just after finishing my third...
October 19, 2006
The Demonic Holy Ghost
When did the Holy Ghost become a demon (aka, daimon, daemon)? By "demon" I don't...
October 18, 2006
The Power of Symbols
A few recent posts in various blogs has got my thinking about symbols. Wade at...
October 14, 2006
A Resurrection of Flesh and Bone?
In 1 Cor 15, Paul declares that "flesh and blood cannot inherit the Kingdom of...
September 26, 2006
The Death of Jesus in Mark IV
And so we come to the last of my little four part series. If you've...
September 25, 2006
The Death of Jesus in Mark III
Hello everyone! I had a good weekend but now, as usual, I need a rest....
September 22, 2006
The Death of Jesus in Mark II
Just in case you have wandered in accidently, this is the second of a series...
September 21, 2006
The Death of Jesus in Mark I
Some years ago, when I was a sweet, young Mogget, I thought to participate in...
September 04, 2006
The Armor of God
We pause for a brief NT interlude...mostly because I had to speak at a fireside...
August 30, 2006
The God From Within the Whirlwind: Job VI
The Book of Job closes as it opened, with two speeches by Yahweh. In his...
August 24, 2006
The Text of Job 38:1-42:6
Here's Norm Habel's translation of the text of the speeches from the whirlwind. You'll see...
August 23, 2006
The God of Elihu: Job V
Let’s cut to the chase. Here’s what Elihu thinks about God: Therefore hear me, intelligent...
August 18, 2006
The God of Job: Job IV
The thing to understand about Job is that he, like his three friends, assumes that...
August 17, 2006
The God of the Friends: Job III
Things change dramatically at the conclusion of the prologue. God, the Satan, and Job’s wife...
August 14, 2006
The God of the Prologue: Job II
The first two chapters of Job, called the prologue, are quite shocking for modern Christian...
August 09, 2006
The Gods of Job
Job’s got some real problems. The book I mean, not the guy. He has problems,...
August 02, 2006
The Effects of the Christ-Event: Redemption and Forgiveness
After reading Don Clifton’s short post on forgiveness over at Nine Moons, I spent the...
August 01, 2006
A Tale of Two Feminists
The Book of Revelation features four female figures: Jezebel (2:20), the Cosmic Woman (12:1-5, 13-17),...
Related posts from
Slavery in the Eschatological Kingdom
Israel's Past Without the Bible
Mormons and Palestinians: Justice and only Justice
Faith, Scholarship, and Teaching at BYU Series
Advertise With Us
Terms of Service
Write For Us
Follow Us on Facebook
Copyright 2008-2017, Patheos. All rights reserved.