God is Impassible and Impassioned: An Updated Framework for Divine Emotion

Review of God is Impassible and Impassioned by Rob ListerImpassibility is not a common topic of conversation in the pews, but it’s been a debate raging in religion departments and seminaries for quite some time. Rob Lister’s dissertation at Southern Seminary made it into book form as God is Impassible and Impassioned, where his thesis is in the title--God is both impassible and impassioned. Impassibility does not preclude having divine emotions. This book has become a go-to book among eva … [Read more...]