Archives for Dec 24, 2008 @ 0:20

“I want Absolute Truth.” A Letter Continued

This is the second part of the letter we received the other day. Again, I’m keen on hearing how you would respond to this seeker. Bottom line I would like an absolute truth.  A Fact.  It seems reasonable to me to believe in something that is true and real.  However, it seems that christianity, much like [Read More…]

Third Way and the Gospel

What does a Third Way approach look like when it comes to the meaning of the “gospel.” No small matter here but I enter this discussion with Adam Hamilton:Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White: Thoughts on Religion, Morality, and Politics . Adam sorts this one out by using the two poles of [Read More…]

Acts of Advent 18

What is hinted at in the Benedictus of Zechariah and in the Gloria in excelsis of the Angels, and what comes out into clear focus with Simeon, becomes concrete reality in Matthew’s Gospel, chp 2. The magi, Gentile star gazers, are the ones who offer gifts to the will-be king in the face of Herod [Read More…]