The Cautionary Tale of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker
Their sins and scandals were extreme, but it’s too easy to dismiss them as an aberration.
keep the pages turning, even as Wigger deftly uses the story of PTL to explore much wider developments: of evangelical involvement with the television industry, the evolution of the
Died: Robert Jenson, ‘America’s Theologian’
The lifelong Lutheran and ecumenical leader shaped a generation with new scholarship on the Trinity, salvation, and systematics.
approval, Jenson returned to Luther College to resume his post in the department of religion and philosophy, where faculty were concerned about his acceptance of evolution and his
Pro-Evolution Tenured Professor Laid Off from Nazarene University
(UPDATED) President puts Tom Oord's termination on hold after three-quarters of faculty vote 'no confidence.'
Pro-Evolution Tenured Professor Laid Off from Nazarene University. Alexander had previously clashed with Oord, who supports evolution and open theology, over matters of belief.
Melvin Banks Had a Dream
An interview with the founder of the largest African American Christian publishing house.
That's a good question. Two primary developments come to mind: the evolution of the pastor's role and the nature of the church's engagement with issues of race.
Weekend Edition: September 25, 2015
Pope Francis, Syrian Refugees, and more on this week's iteration of Weekend Edition.
Evolution of a Court—Sandra Stanley. Read this. It bothered me. It's good advice. “Hitler himself put up no visible resistance to the evolution of a court.”.
What Science Says About the Age of Accountability
The latest research on good, evil, and infants.
Bloom notes that evolutionary father Alfred Russel Wallace believed that a godly force must have intervened in human evolution since the “higher moral faculties” were higher than what
The Next Chapter for Christian Publishing
Instead of saying goodbye to the ‘Golden Age,’ it’s time for us welcome a new era.
Instead of saying goodbye to the 'Golden Age,' it's time for us welcome a new era.
Are Faith and Science Compatible?
Hanging out with Christian scientists taught me even more about the nature of God.
I'm very interested in the way Christians interpret Scripture (which, at least on the Christian side of the debate, seems to be the crucial matter at stake when discussing evolution), and I
Americans and the Creation v. Evolution Debate
Tonight, Ken Ham and Bill Nye will debate about the origins of life. What do Americans think about the beginning?
Americans and the Creation v. Evolution Debate. Americans and the Creation v. Evolution Debate. In the past, I have written a bit on creation and evolution here, here, and here.
Morning Roundup 3/18/15
Evangelicals and Science; How to Read Your Bible; 10 Myths About Christians
Now, the myth that bites the data dust, may be the one that proclaims evangelicals are a monolithic group opposed to the scientific view of human evolution.
Morning Roundup 3/24/15
Evangelicals and Science; New Life Montgomery; Work in Honduras
Such findings confirm that there are real tensions among evangelicals regarding some of the assumptions of science, Ecklund said, and hot-button issues such as evolution do cause
Staring at the Sun
Moving from false dichotomies to dialogue, for the sake of witness.
Now more than ever, we need theology and science to grab a cup of coffee and hang out. None of this, I admit, makes conversations about evolution more comfortable for a Christian.
Christianity Today’s 2017 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
his perspective as a veteran national religion reporter, the book is filled with fascinating anecdotes about major religious figures and thoughtful reflections on the evolution of American
Noah: Five Negative Features about this Film
Dr. Jerry Johnson, President of the NRB, shares some negatives of the new Bible film.
The theistic evolution scene will be a concern for many. Let's be clear about what this is, and what it isn't. This is macro-evolution, from amoeba to aardvark.