Are Evolutionary Ethics Good for a Nation?

 Post by Nathan RinneThe famous 20th century theologian Karl Barth, perhaps largely because of his preferred political orientation[i], made a very interesting point:Historically speaking, certainly prior to the 20th century in the West, elites concerned with keeping stability and order were more than happy to use the Bible to help them rule.As Barth argued more specifically, here the Bible had been brought under human control and reason. He said that it had come to be seen … [Read more...]

Christian Atheism and the PCUSA

On today's program I discussed some of the recent decisions of the PCUSA, and the problems inherent in liberal theology. I then examined an article by John Schuck (which can be found here) who calls himself a "Christian atheist." I discussed the absurdity of such a claim, and the incoherence of the non-theistic worldview.Here is the program. … [Read more...]