"This is the natural conclusion of any intelligent theologian’s journey."
Nearly five-hundred years after Martin Luther awakened Protestantism with ninety-five theses, once again some are seeking
Every academic field laments popular ignorance of its area of study. Scholars of religion decry religious illiteracy, but
Whoever you are and whatever your view, you are vastly outnumbered by all the other options combined. You are Protestant
Pardon me. This piece is admittedly too clever by half, but then again, so is The Gospel of Wealth. Two preachers, male and
Ancient and Renaissance Christian intellectuals claimed all that was beautiful and humane in pre-Christian Greek and Roman
Too many of us have become seduced by the relationship control we now have. We choose selective exclusion - living, working
But goodness was not enough and Christians could not imagine belief in God without the Christian apparatus for that belief
• An eternal tormenting punishment without rehabilitation for the offenders is perhaps the most immoral idea anyone ever
There's no need for releasing the Searchers to find out the cause for the current incredulity about God. At some point in
As far as I can discover from interviews and from books, there are at least 21 reasons smart people find God unconvincing
Faith and credulity are for the fabulous, fantastic, phantasmagoric beliefs that we only find in religions and conspiracy
Independent Voter: 'Good people can be deceived, and even the elect of God can be deceived. (The 'elect' are those chosen
Drop medical coverage for 20 million people Cut taxes on ten million millionaires Cut taxes on one million billionaires Dump
Preach Love of Enemies But Never Do It Advise Forgiveness of Enemies But Never Do It Avoid Bible Passages Like Micha Loving
"When elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers". This proverb from Kenya is as true and relevant today as when the words were first spoken, perhaps thousands of years ago. When the most powerful among us conflict, the most vulnerable ultimately endure the most.
Paul's theory, though a more deft and credible walk along the borderline of divinity and humanity, is itself as fabulous
Koans are the special short questions of spiritual masters in the Chan and Zen traditions. (Chinese Chan became Japanese