Remembering David Steinmetz's Quest to Free the Church from Amnesia
How the legendary Reformation scholar sought to regain the church's identity from the past.
How the legendary Reformation scholar sought to regain the church's identity from the past. How the legendary Reformation scholar sought to regain the church's identity from the past.
Evangelicals Now Officially Divided on Death Penalty
NAE updates 1973 resolution on Christian ethics of capital punishment.
penalty in extreme cases or for the sacredness of all life, including the lives of those who perpetrate serious crimes and yet have the potential for repentance and reformation,” the new
New & Noteworthy Books
Compiled by Matt Reynolds
Brand Luther: How an Unheralded Monk Turned His Small Town into a Center of Publishing, Made Himself the Most Famous Man in Europe—and Started the Protestant Reformation.
Top 10 Books on the Protestant Reformation
A Reformation Day list, picked by historians and theologians.
Top 10 Books on the Protestant Reformation. A Reformation Day list, picked by historians and theologians. October 31, 2014. Top 10 Books on the Protestant Reformation. 1 of 10.
Pope Pious: What Evangelicals Like About Francis
Disagreement over religious authority and salvation fades as piety trumps doctrine.
letter says nothing about another event that will occur in 2017: the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses, which many regard as the start of the Protestant Reformation.
Bey and Bey's God
God and women's freedom are tied up together in Beyoncé's 'Lemonade.'
and it's laid out in chapters with text on the screen, some of it overtly religious: Intuition, Denial, Anger, Apathy, Emptiness, Accountability, Reformation, Forgiveness, Resurrection, and
Morning Roundup 7/31/14
Not Another Charity Case; Family Tree; Mental Illness
(1). Why on earth would Modern Reformation imagine that it had something important to say, from a distinctly Reformation perspective, on mental illness?
The Real Reason You Can’t Date Jesus
When it comes to 'boyfriend' language, we draw the right conclusion for the wrong reasons.
Countless patristic, medieval, and Reformation Bible commentators, as well as many modern ones, read the Song of Songs allegorically, as a picture of the relationship between Jesus
Morning Roundup 12/9/14
Canonized Scripture; Racial Reconciliation; Immigration Status
Sammy Rodriguez joined me to discuss the Latino Reformation and his new book The Lamb's Agenda. In this clip, we talk about reaching out to our Hispanic neighbors.
Go Ahead, Evangelicals: Use the P-Word
Only some believers are ordained. But all are priests.
To some, the very mention conjures up troubling medieval notions of penance and purgatory. Wasn't the purpose of the Protestant Reformation to get away from all that?
The Sunday to Monday Gap: A guest post by RJ Grunewald
Because God is at work in the midst of the work we are doing, all of our work is sacred.
Kingdom of God. It's a classification that is contrary to the Scriptures and was specifically fought against in times like the Reformation. Martin Luther when
The Primary Task of the Church
Why bringing men and women into a saving relationship to God through Jesus Christ beats any other emphasis.
The Church can be understood best at two points in its history: at the time reflected in the book of Acts and the Epistles, and at the time of the Reformation.