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November 17, 2015
A World with a Better Name
Those who are images of God are summoned to build a world with a better...
November 10, 2015
What Makes a Worldview Most Christian?
While many answers might be tossed on the table to answer this question, not least...
October 12, 2015
Elements in a Christian Worldview
It would be a good exercise for students in a classroom to ponder which thoughts...
September 22, 2015
Heaven Promise Livestream Event
Missed Scot's LIVE Q&A on The Heaven Promise? Not to worry...you can watch it...
September 18, 2015
Building Blocks of a Christian Worldview
One of the least known and most insightful theologians and Christian leaders I have met...
April 01, 2015
A New Perspective Anglican Ponders a Presbyterian’s Luther
This is not an April Fools day post. It's a post appreciating the greatness of...
March 27, 2015
The Trinity (by Nature) is Freedom (Geoff Holsclaw)
Geoff Holsclaw is Affiliate Professor of Theology at Northern Seminary, and Director of their new...
March 24, 2015
Is “Trinity” Use-less? (Geoff Holsclaw)
By Geoff Holsclaw, pastor at Life on the Vine and colleague at Northern Seminary. Does...
March 09, 2015
What’s the “Old” Perspective on Paul?
I've not seen the old perspective on soteriology, as framed mostly through one reading of...
February 23, 2015
Is God Timeless?
Roger Olson, at the link here, opens up a good conversation on whether God is...
February 11, 2015
Deconstructing the Bully God — NT Wright
Good God, bad God. That's the problem with so much Christian theology. A bad view...
February 05, 2015
Connection and Reflection
One of the gifts of the Bible to the lot of every human being who...
January 05, 2015
Speaking about God
What do we call God? Father, Son and Spirit? Trinity? God? The Blessed One? HaShem?...
December 08, 2014
The Eight Themes of Liberation Theology
What is liberation theology? It is fair to follow that up with What kind of...
November 14, 2014
Who is the most influential American theologian of the 20th Century? In some circles the name...
October 30, 2014
The Ultimate Modern Theologian?
According to Roger Olson, in his The Journey of Modern Theology, the "ultimate modern theologian" is...
October 24, 2014
Reformation Revived in Disillusionment
At the heart of European Protestant theology's revolutionary developments in the 20th Century was the...
August 29, 2014
Modernity’s Challenges to Traditional Theology
Modern theology arises from the challenges, some of them successful of course, to traditional theology....
August 22, 2014
The Acids of Modernity and Christian Theology
Modern theology is theology done in the context of modernity, which means, in the context...
July 10, 2014
Theologians and their Moral Life (by Roger Olson)
What impact does a theologian's moral life have on whether you read or are influenced...
July 03, 2014
Faith and Reason: Allies or Competitors?
Philosophy is rooted in reason and begins with detachment and skepticism. Theology is rooted in...
April 10, 2014
The Astounding Analogy for Hauerwas
Nicholas Healy, in Hauerwas: A (Very) Critical Introduction, offers -- at the very heart of his...
April 08, 2014
Evaluating the Theology of Hauerwas: It Begins with Church
In 2001 Time magazine named Stanley Hauerwas, recently retired professor at Duke Divinity School, "America's Best...
February 10, 2014
So, What (or Who) Are We?
"According to Answers.com, a human being consists of the following elements: oxygen (65%), carbon (18%),...
January 08, 2014
Revising the “Deity of Christ” Discussion
If you are listening to the theological discussions today the magical term is no longer...
January 02, 2014
Evangelicals have written the story of liberalism and that story, reluctantly but seemingly irresistibly, has...
December 27, 2013
Correction: An Even More Neglected Element of the Gospel
Not that long ago I wrote a post, based on Mike Bird's Evangelical Theology, in which...
December 26, 2013
The Greatest Drama Ever Staged (RJS)
On Christmas Eve (day) I posted a reflection from one of Dorothy Sayers' essays in...
December 04, 2013
It All Points to Jesus
In his new book, Evangelical Theology, Mike Bird points to the centrality of Christ with these...
November 27, 2013
What We Believe about “Last Things”
Christians have distinct views of the "last things" -- in fact, their view of the...
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