What I read about when I read Rob Bell

Any book of theology that starts with a epigraph by Tom Waits is arguably worth looking at. Such is Rob Bell's What We Talk About When We Talk About God.Since the 2011 publication of Love Wins, Bell's name has doubled as a lighting rod, the controversy having merely cooled, not diminished. I have no interest in revisiting that here. Nor do I have any interest in writing a negative review of his newest, aspects of which certainly could use the discerning squint of a jeweler's eye.Here I want … [Read more...]