A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life
I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe in order to understand. For this also I believe, –that unless I believed, I should not understand.-- St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)
Thursday, October 10, 2013
The annoying genius of G.K. Chesterton.
Karl Barth on Genesis.
John Walton on reading Genesis 1-3: part 1, part 2, part 3.
The latest polls blame all political sides in Washington DC for the government shutdown. I agree because one cannot understand how government has become so dysfunctional without the longer view of history which implicates Republicans and Democrats alike. Yes, when it comes to politics I'm an equal opportunity annoyer.
Scot McKnight posts on N.T. Wright's latest book, Paul and the Faithfulness of God.
Is the universe cracked with defects in space-time? Science fiction meets reality?
Elaine Heath ponders contemplative ecclesiology.
Interesting facts about early African Christianity.
Are we headed toward a cure for Alzheimer's?
On the problem of preaching persuasively.