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I’m under the impression the expression “emergent Church” has almost died out.
Many conservatives have screamed “Victory!” without realizing this is just being currently called “progressive Church”.
As I wrote to Robert in the last post, I’ve tried to make a (admittedly subjective) difference between progressive and conservative Christianity:
I think this is important for the sake of clarity in conversations and debates.
Whilst I don’t believe in any special inspiration for the Bible, I am not a liberal according to the criteria laid out by theologian Roger Olson since I’m quite open to the existence of spiritual entities.
Lothar’s son – Lothars Sohn
I was under the impression the plural of criterion was criteria.
Okay thanks, I’m no native speaker but a Germanic Frenchman!
I notice (and usually smile) when I see the reactions of “conservatives,” no matter what that reaction really is, characterised as “screaming.” Of course, screaming. What else would a conservative do, right?