Archives for Sep 16, 2011 @ 12:20

Daniel Kirk Repost

Thanks to Daniel Kirk for this excellent post: Dear NT Intro students, Our quarter will be kicking off in a couple of weeks. I love the process of digging into the New Testament texts with students–you bring a passionate commitment to living out the Jesus story that is too often missing in the halls of [Read More…]

Russell Moore’s Exceptional Statement

… about Pat Robertson’s recent remarks. And we call on Pat Robertson to re-think what he said, take back his words, and apologize. This week on his television show Christian broadcaster Pat Robertson said a man would be morally justified to divorce his wife with Alzheimer’s disease in order to marry another woman. The dementia-riddled wife [Read More…]

Reckless Endangerment 2 (Joe Canner)

This post is by Joe Canner, a regular commenter on this blog, and he is taking on a new book that examines why we had the economic meltdown of 2008. Chapter 7 of Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Led to Economic Armageddon by Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner begins with the repeal [Read More…]

King Jesus Questions 2

This is our second batch of responses to Ben Witherington’s questions about The King Jesus Gospel: The Original Good News Revisited… Q.  You seem to put a lot of weight on 1 Corinthians 15 as giving us clues as to what the original Gospel preaching looked like.  Can you unpack this for us?   In what [Read More…]