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A Letter to the Church from R.C. Sproul (1939-2017), His Theology, and His Work in the Gospel
A faithful servant has entered into the joy of his master.
I fondly remember watching him write on the board a list of great theologians of our day and then joking that the great Arminian theologians was a much shorter list—with a big laugh.
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.
Stop Apologizing for ApologeticsSubscriber Access Only
But it might be time for it to grow up.
not one single step.”. While this embarrassment is certainly not universal among Christian theologians and scholars, it is common. And since most pastors
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
What Evangelicals Can Learn from George Lindbeck
Here's why one of the leaders of postliberalism believed conservative Protestants would carry the torch.
Lindbeck offers evangelicals is a model for understanding how the biblical virtues should manifest themselves in one's vocation, especially in the vocation of theologians and biblical
Three Biblical Frameworks for Faithfulness in the Post-Christendom West (Part 2)
Call. Context. Commission.
It is one of the most memorable pieces of Scripture and sets the tone for the book that Christian theologians throughout the history of the church have informally referred to as the “Fifth
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?
Protestants: The Most ‘Catholic’ of Christians
New confession by high-profile theologians gives post-Reformation unity a URL.
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Protestants: The Most 'Catholic' of Christians Leer en Español. New confession by high-profile theologians gives post-Reformation unity a URL. Caleb
The Godness of GodSubscriber Access Only
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
Jack Deere Went Through Hell to Come to Faith
The theologian’s memoir is refreshingly raw about the wounds he’s suffered—and the wounds he’s inflicted.
Jack Deere Went Through Hell to Come to Faith. The theologian's memoir is refreshingly raw about the wounds he's suffered—and the wounds he's inflicted.
Is the Wrath of God Really Satisfying?
God’s anger against sin is real on Good Friday, but he doesn’t “turn his face away” from the Cross.
that the Bible says about the work of Christ (at least as much as we are able), and we should be committed to affirming all that this teaching implies (what older theologians called “good
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.
Reprint of Ex-slave’s Theology Book Opens ‘Underexplored Vista’
Charles Octavius Boothe's ‘Plain Theology for Plain People’ is a glorious recovery of African American theological heritage.
The work quoted Scripture extensively in addition to journalists of the day, Shakespeare and contemporary theologians like JM Frost, who founded the SBC's Sunday School Board
50 Years After MLK, Sunday Segregation Isn’t Theological
According to sociology’s top survey, black and white evangelicals have more in common than politics conveys.
According to sociology's top survey, black and white evangelicals have more in common than politics conveys.
How Will Hollywood Handle the Spiritual Themes in ‘A Wrinkle in Time?’
Fans of Madeleine L’Engle’s novel are wondering whether the film will do justice to the “cosmic questions” the book raises.
Well-meaning pastors encouraged her to read German theologians (she rarely ever named which ones, exactly, although philosopher Immanuel Kant is a strong contender).
Turkey’s Churches, Famous for Historic Schism, Finally Agree on Doctrine
Joint book project by Orthodox, Catholics, and Protestants follows efforts to present accurate information about Christianity in Muslim-majority country.
Joint book project by Orthodox, Catholics, and Protestants follows efforts to present accurate information about Christianity in Muslim-majority country.
Theology for Life (Ep. 14): Why Theology & Discipleship Are Interwoven
Dr. Keith Johnson is Associate Professor of Theology at Wheaton College.
What does it look like for the Church to take seriously our call of theology as discipleship? First, Johnson says, we must remember that we are all theologians.
Died: Peter Berger, Prominent Sociologist of Religion
(UPDATED) His work 'made all the theologians just want to be sociologists when they grew up.'
(UPDATED) His work 'made all the theologians just want to be sociologists when they grew up.'. Gleanings.
Food for Thought: The Theological Life of Pi
The mind-boggling discoveries of computers and what we—and God?—still may never know.
That there is an unending supply of primes is critical for implementing many computer encryption systems. Philosophers and theologians have long been interested in numbers.
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Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
“We are sorry,” elder board says as more women claim misconduct.
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