Archives for Mar 13, 2009 @ 15:11

The Future of Christian Eschatology 5

This post wraps up our series for this week. Conclusions Let me now try to draw together some threads. The temporal indicators of Mark 13 and parallels suggest that Jesus envisioned everything therein described as occurring within one generation. Roughly speaking, he sees things occurring in about 40 years. History shows that the Romans sacked [Read More…]

What’s your favorite …

Elton John song? I like this with Kiki Dee (here’s the original version): [Read more…]

Friday is for Friends: Kevin Sweeney

Kevin Sweeney accepted our invitation to submit material for the Jesus Creed blog and I think you’ll like this one. (Next week we’ve got a provocative post by Chrissi Wright.) What do you think of his proposal? We Can’t Get Closer to God   Anybody who has at some point encountered the reality of God [Read More…]

Is Eternal Punishment Just?

A letter from a reader, to which I responded in private. Permission was granted for publication of this letter. Scot, I hope this email finds you healthy and well.  I am looking for some guidance or help working through a theological question(s). In the last few days/weeks/months I have increasingly been wrestling with a theology [Read More…]