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‘Our Relation to God Is Ungodly’ Subscriber access only
Karl Barth said this a century ago. It’s still often true.
Catholic but not Roman Subscriber access only
To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the ‘Reforming Catholic Confession’ calls Protestants to unity.
Protestants: The Most ‘Catholic’ of Christians
New confession by high-profile theologians gives post-Reformation unity a URL.
Because God Is: A Tribute to Robert W. Jenson (1930-2017)
Over 5 years of weekly dinners, ‘America’s Theologian’ became a mentor and a dear friend.
The Cynic’s Guide to Sin Subscriber access only
We’re not surprised when people fail us. But should we be?
Died: Robert Jenson, ‘America’s Theologian’
The lifelong Lutheran and ecumenical leader shaped a generation with new scholarship on the Trinity, salvation, and systematics.
God and the Gridiron Game
America's obsession with football is nearly as old as the game itself.
Learning from Paul to Leverage Networking for Missions
The 'Apostle to the Gentiles' had an entrepreneurial spirit that helped him spread the Gospel.
How Christians Can Combat Racism Theologically After Charlottesville
A pair of scholars bring up a new and old approach.
Of Old Testament Haircuts and New Testament Head Coverings Subscriber access only
How Scripture records God consistently defending the humanity and dignity of women against sexual violence and exploitation.
Questioning Why God Questions Subscriber access only
If He wants to have meaningful relationship with us, it will require dialogue.
What We Mean When We Say 'Orthodox Christianity'
James K.A. Smith wants to focus on the creeds, not sexuality. But there's more to it than that.
How We Read the Bible Rightly and Get It Wrong
Let's show mercy to those who 'misinterpret' Jeremiah 29:11 and other favorite verses.
Christ’s Transfiguration Is a Sneak Preview of Our Future Subscriber access only
Jesus’ transformation on the mountain might have more to do with us than we think.
A Theology of Play Subscriber access only
We don't have to always be doing something useful.
How God Keeps it Together Subscriber access only
When our life unravels, He holds the threads.
Three Reasons Why Evangelicals Stopped Advocating for the Environment
It's not theology, it's politics.
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.
In Christ Alone: Bernie Sanders Attacks Wheaton Grad’s Stance on Salvation
Trump appointee hearing turns into a religious test for office.
Do This in Remembrance
Participating in the “high holy day” of American civil religion is beneficial for Christians, so long as we do so thoughtfully.