Archives for Nov 2, 2010 @ 20:23

Compline with the Celts

* Christ without sin, Christ of wounds, I am placing my soul and my body under Thy guarding this night, Christ of the poor, Christ of tears. Thy cross be my shielding this night, O Thou Son of tears, of the wounds, of the piercing. I am going now into the sleep: O be it [Read More…]

Apple: Units vs. Profits

Did you see this? Apple sells only 4% of cell phones but makes …. quite a bit more. [Read more…]

Political Wisdom

From Russ Reno: At the end of the day, elections don’t shape or influence our cultural imaginations. On the contrary, our imaginations influence our elections, as the naive nation builders who thought that bringing elections to Iraq would transform the country discovered, much to their dismay. As the midterm elections approach, it’s worth remembering that [Read More…]

How Much History in Gen 1-3? (RJS)

This post is part 5 in a series on The Fall and Sin After Darwin. We’ve been looking at the essays in a book Theology After Darwin centered around a simple question: What are the implications for Christian theology if Darwin was right? In conjunction with this we are also looking at three articles in [Read More…]

The Eschatology of Politics

This was published at Out of Ur blog; it is now edited for a new day. Somewhere between 6pm and 8pm, Central Time, on November 2d, 2010, the eschatology of American evangelicals will become clear. If a Republican (or a Tea Party candidate) wins and the evangelical becomes delirious or confident that the Golden Days [Read More…]