A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life

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)


Books I've Co-Edited

Allan Bevere, an ecclesial theologian, combines in this book a wonderful “church as politics” with gospel in a wise, warm, and challenging manner.-- Scot McKnight, Karl A. Olsson Professor in Religious Studies North Park University--Buy Now!

Ultimate Allegiance: The Subversive Nature of the Lord's Prayer

"Oftentimes, when something becomes very familiar, it quickly becomes mundane or even meaningless. In the case of the Lord’s Prayer, however, this must not be the case—indeed cannot be the case for those who truly understand the nature of the prayer. Robert Cornwall examines the Lord’s Prayer in his recent book Ultimate Allegiance. After studying the prayer’s five components, Cornwall concludes that the prayer is subversive, challenging anything that might try to draw our allegiance away from God’s kingdom."-- Andrew Bowden.-- Buy Now!

Christian Archy

"This book is a plea to return to biblical Christianity; Christianity that treasures and proclaims that Jesus died for us and consequently that we should take up our crosses and follow Him."-- Matthew W. Rondeaux, Charlotte Court House, VA-- Buy Now!

Except for Fornication: The Teaching of the Lord Jesus on Divorce and Remarriage

Dr. Parunak examines the background and context of the statements of Jesus regarding divorce, and relates them to the Old Testament commands on which Jesus was commenting. This historical depth and detailed linguistic analysis will prove useful to Bible students, whether or not they ultimately agree with the author's conclusions.