Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square
The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks.
Opinion | Discipleship. Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square. The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks.
Michael Flynn Isn’t the Only Guilty One
Michael Flynn, fake news, and an opportunity to ask why Christians are often the target audience.
As technology has given rise to faster and faster communication and broadened the spread of news, scholars and theologians have warned of the effect that this lifestyle has had on our
Sorry, Old Testament: Most Theologians Don't Use You
Should systematic theologies equally rely on Bible verses from the Old and New Testament? Experts weigh in.
Research. Sorry, Old Testament: Most Theologians Don't Use You. Or that theologians always seem to reference the Gospels and Paul, but rarely the Old Testament?
One-on-One with Jon Laansma on His New Book on Hebrews
Associate Professor of Ancient Languages and New Testament offers new commentary.
It has been something of a mystery and outlier for both Christian historians and theologians, but the truth is that it would be hard to imagine the history of the Christian teaching without
The Godness of God
Karl Barth thought we needed to be reminded continually of the obvious, which to Barth was not so obvious.
Nearly 100 years ago, a book was published in Switzerland that, as one scholar put it, “landed like a bombshell on the playground of theologians.” That playground was inhabited by
Died: Robert Jenson, ‘America’s Theologian’
The lifelong Lutheran and ecumenical leader shaped a generation with new scholarship on the Trinity, salvation, and systematics.
Caleb Lindgren and Kate Shellnutt. September 07, 2017 1:32 PM. Image: Jon Roxborgh. Robert Jenson, one of the top American theologians of the 20th century, died this week at 87.
Sufjan Stevens’ ‘Planetarium’ Charts a God-Sustained Cosmos
The singer-songwriter’s latest collaboration sets a distinctly biblical course through the Created Order.
Theologians often look to artists for inspiration—and, so long as the artist and the inspiration are right, this relationship can greatly benefit Christian thinking.
Thomas Forsyth Torrance
and he fondly recalls his parents as his “first and best teachers in theology.” He went on to attend the universities of Edinburgh, Basel, and Oxford studying under theologians such as
Who Evangelicals Lost in 2017
Remembering Nabeel Qureshi, R. C. Sproul, Peter Berger, Haddon Robinson, and others.
Gleanings. Died: Peter Berger, Prominent Sociologist of Religion (UPDATED) His work 'made all the theologians just want to be sociologists when they grew up.'.
Guard Your Study Time with a Blowtorch
…and other strategies for becoming a Pastor Theologian.
It's hard to be an ecclesial theologian in a local church. That's not whining; that's reality. For starters, there is little institutional support for ecclesial theologians.
Calvin of Arabia: Protestant Theology Translated into Arabic
Labor of love brings the Reformation’s seminal work into the Middle East.
“But having nothing in Arabic results in fewer theologians. It is a problem.”. Only one book is available from the leading theologians behind the Second Vatican Council.
Theology for Life (Ep. 3): Mary in Art and Icons
Associate Professor of Art History embraces Mary and Jesus in art
What can we learn from the icons of Mary and Jesus about God the Father and about the Incarnation? What does it mean that Mary is known by theologians as theotokos?
What to Make of Karl Barth’s Steadfast Adultery
Do the recent revelations discredit his theology?
This is what prompted liberal theologians—many of whom had taught Barth—to support the German war effort in World War I. This so rattled Barth, he was compelled to rethink theology