Biblical Authority

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The Problem with Biblical Authority

Even the great creeds have screened out the central Biblical message of the coming of God’s kingdom.

Love of neighbor in the 21st century: racial justice and LGBT equality

Kristoffer Tripplaar BLOOMBERG U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the 15th Annual Human Rights Campaign National Dinner at the … Continued

Does God only give us what we can handle?

Q: I have heard some people say that they loathe the statement that “God only gives you what you can … Continued

A New Start for the Anglican Church in North America

Once upon a time, the Anglican Church was a powerful presence in the U.S.A.­ known as the Protestant Episcopal Church … Continued

Episcopal Church Needs Evangelicals

This is a complicated issue for many of us who worry about the theological direction of the Episcopal Church in … Continued

No Case for Homosexuality in Bible

In the latest issue of Newsweek, editor Jon Meacham explains: “To argue that something is so because it is in … Continued

No, and Newsweek Should Know Better

Newsweek magazine, one of the most influential news magazines in America, has decided to come out for same-sex marriage in … Continued

Evangelicals are Not Weird

The Wall Street Journal on May 9 published an editorial by Wheaton College Professor Alan Jacobs (whom I misidentified as … Continued

A Failure of Courage

Churches and denominations that invite or allow their standards to be openly violated institutionalize hypocrisy. This usually indicates that the … Continued

Telling the Truth About Truth

Are conversation and common ground possible if opposing parties stake a claim to absolute truth? In the end, I think … Continued