Archives for Sep 28, 2012 @ 10:59

What Kind of Evidence?

Fr Dwight Longenecker is right: What kind of evidence does the atheist want? What would be the knock-down argument/evidence? The most frequently asked question by atheists who come to this blog is “What evidence do you have for the existence of God?” My reply is always to ask what sort of evidence they require, but [Read More…]

From the Shepherd’s Nook: John Frye

“But isn’t [being subversive] dishonest? Not exactly, for I’m not misrepresenting myself. I’m simply taking my words and acts at a level of seriousness that would throw [the congregation] into a state of catatonic disbelief if they ever knew.” How can the pastor be subversive and sustain his vocation? Eugene Peterson wrestles with who is [Read More…]

Protestants and Missional

No one questions that the Catholics and the Eastern Orthodox have a high(er than average) view of the church; it is the Protestants who struggle with forming a robust ecclesiology that is not just liturgical but also missional. As I said before, what we need is a good textbook that is theologically conversant with a [Read More…]