Essays & Reviews

Retrospect at 40, part one

  • Thursday, June 27, 2013

By Christopher Wells
The Fountainhead briefly made sense but, thank God, something more like Born to Run won out.

Keeping it Real

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2013

By John Kenneth Gibson
Any worship experience today, virtually or in person, contends with the digiverse.

Living with Difference

  • Monday, June 24, 2013

By Colin Podmore
I fight to keep the church broad and tolerant, to enable traditional Christians not just to remain but to flourish.

The Ethics of Mr. Spock

  • Friday, June 21, 2013

Review by Leonard Freeman
We think we’re God, and we get into trouble because we resist wise instruction, even from robots.

Walter Kasper’s Theology

  • Wednesday, June 12, 2013

By Michael Cover
For Cardinal Kasper, Vatican II is very much still in its initial stages of reception.

Gunning for Complementarity

  • Friday, June 7, 2013

Review by Wesley Hill • James V. Brownson argues that gender complementarity is nowhere “explicitly portrayed or discussed” in Scripture.

A Son’s Defense

  • Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Review by Gary G. Yerkey • This is an important book written not by some “dispassionate third person,” as the author puts it, but by a loving son.

Jesus Defeats Dionysus

  • Monday, June 3, 2013

By G. Willcox Brown • Christ dies once for all, to bring about our flourishing by delivering us from slavery to our lusts.

Joyce Meyer, Augustinian

  • Thursday, May 30, 2013

By Christopher Wells
Meyer inspires in me a desire to love and trust the Lord more surely and devotedly.

Why Ignore Wisdom?

  • Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Theologian Andrew Goddard evaluates the Church of England’s Men and Women in Marriage.

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