Frederica Mathewes-Green Doesn’t Quite Bash the Emerging Church

Frederica Mathewes-Green has been very, very kind to me.  She’s read and endorsed a couple of my books, and her books have been influential on my thinking.

Frederica Mathewes-Green

She has said to me in private almost exactly what she said in answer to a question on Rachel Held-Evans’s blog, that a Christian who uses practices or theology from the Orthodox tradition without converting to wholehearted Orthodoxy is, in effect, making a fresh slower arrangement.  Here’s the Q and the A, with my response below:

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