Theology of the Future
Bible scholars, theologians, and philosophers used to work together. N.T. Wright believes they need to do so again.
Theologians, in turn, ignore historical biblical studies, sometimes giving the excuse that they are studying Aquinas or Augustine (or whomever) and that since those great men read their
What the Kingdom of God Is Like
The kingdom was central to Jesus’ teaching, but it can be divisive for his followers.
Are you in? Nicholas Perrin is Franklin S. Dyrness Professor of Biblical Studies at Wheaton College. This article is an excerpt taken from The Kingdom of God by Nicholas Perrin.
The Gospel of AI: Evangelicals Want Tech to Remain Good News
In a “pioneering” new statement, leaders emphasize humanity’s moral authority over emergent technology like artificial intelligence.
tech, ethics, and biblical theology, consists of 12 articles, each offering biblical affirmations and Michael Paulus, director and associate professor of information studies at Seattle Pacific
‘A Theology of Everything’ for a Pluralistic World
Fuller theology professor Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen thinks Catholics and Pentecostals are doing today's best theology.
It currently functions as a faculty of religious studies but in a totally secular setting. Christian systematic theology has to be based on careful and critical consultation with biblical teaching
Why Apocalypse Is Essential to Advent
This season demands a clear view of darkness. Here’s how scholars reckon with it.
1970s—a striking shift was taking place in biblical scholarship. Theological and biblical studies began to change because of three key developments.
How Christian Art Historically Depicts Women and Their Bodies
Examining how female biblical characters have been visually represented over time.
Jensen, a professor at Notre Dame who specializes in the history of Christianity and liturgical studies. Mostly what we see at the beginning are Biblical narrative images, and as much or
Should We Keep Studying a Fired Pastor’s Work?
After LifeWay pulls James MacDonald’s Bible studies, Christians consider if and when a leader’s teachings remain edifying after a scandal.
After LifeWay pulls James MacDonald's Bible studies, Christians consider if and when a leader's is under church discipline and leaves rather than going through a biblical process of
Can Anti-Aging Treatments Offer Abundant Life?
Science seeks to fix aging and death. But a Christian vision of the good life might actually embrace them.
“Aging is not necessarily disease,” said Paola Sebastiani, who studies the genomes of coming aging treatments may not deliver the extreme longevity enjoyed by biblical patriarchs, but
When Women Follow A Scandalous God
There can be a great deal of tension in our evangelical subculture when women try to live into their callings.
However, because we've become so familiar with many biblical stories, often we do not pause to She has an MA in Intercultural Studies from Wheaton College and a Ph.D. from Trinity
Christianity Today’s 2019 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
Biblical Studies. Lexham Geographic Commentary on the Gospels. Edited by Barry Beitzel (Lexham Press). “This is a very helpful resource. None of the
How Universalism, ‘the Opiate of the Theologians,’ Went Mainstream
Michael McClymond decries the rising popularity of an idea Christians have rejected for most of church history.
As an undergraduate at Northwestern University, I had a religious studies professor—the late Dr Yet the biblical virtue of hope involves not only wishing but expecting something—even
Much Ado About Gender Roles
Feeling lost in the discussions about biblical gender roles? Start here.
Biblical principles should be universal and not only applicable to a specific time and is professor of Christian higher education in the doctoral programs in educational studies at Talbot
Is the Cross Enough?
The truth of the gospel requires telling the whole story.
Flattening out the napkin, he writes an X in one corner to represent the biblical text. Kelly M. Kapic is professor of theological studies at Covenant College and the author most recently of
10 New or Lesser-Known Female Theologians Worth Knowing
More and more evangelical women are pursuing higher education in theology. Here are a few you haven’t heard of yet.
She's also attentive to the role cultural context plays in biblical interpretation and theology and has read widely in secular studies of race and ethnicity.”.
James MacDonald Fired from Harvest
Leak of “highly inappropriate” comments by founding pastor of Chicago-area megachurch caps months-long clash with critics.
Harvest, MacDonald acquired a massive evangelical following through his books, Bible studies, and Walk to restore a trust in leadership, a humility to surrender to biblical authority, and