Religion

  • Blog & Mablog | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    This morning I posted a review of one chapter of Rachel Miller’s book, and in a ships-passing-in-the-night kind of way, today she also posted a response to Mark Jones’ criticism of how she cited me.
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  • jimmyakin.com | 10/13/2019 | View all posts by Jimmy Akin
    Pronouncing biblical names is often tricky. They’re names from other languages, after all. Some have become standard, English names. But for every David or John there’s also an Artaxerxes and a...
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  • Red Letter Christians | 10/14/2019 | Britney Winn Lee
    Around the moment when the hand of our historical clock was ticking from B.C. to A.D., Herod ruled Judea as a puppet of Rome. Granted the title “King of Judea,” he was trusted to underwrite the...
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  • Unsettled Christianity | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    I want to start by making perfectly clear a couple of things. First, I am a United Methodist, and my beliefs on the tithe differs from the United Methodist Church.
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  • Sticking the Corners | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    As I write, the usual suspects are circulating conjecture about a newly-canonized saint: Maybe this person was gay! Well, maybe so, maybe not — as we could safely say about every single person in...
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  • First Things | 10/14/2016 | Ed Condon
    In 2008, Barack Obama was well within the mainstream of American opinion when he said that “I believe that marriage is the union between a man and a woman. Now, for me as a Christian—for me—for me...
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  • The Heidelblog | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    Search for the phrase “all of life is political” and one finds not a few results. We expect such a sentiment to be very popular among mon-Christians, whose hope is focused on this life and this...
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  • ChurchLeaders | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    It was still dark outside as I rose to go for prayer. A chill in the room told me that it was going to be a frigid mile-walk to the square. I wanted to crawl back under the covers, but resisted.
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  • The Deacon's Bench | 10/14/2019 | Staff
    I’ve seen a number of people online referring to the newly canonized saint as “St. Newman.” No. That would be this guy. I’m pretty sure they mean...
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