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Against Soft Patriarchy...

Does 1 Timothy 2:12-16 teach that all women must be submissive to all men, at all times, and in all places, because they are gullible by nature, and also, that the reason why the world is so frigged up is that the more naïve of the sexes simply refuses to resign herself to her naturally subservient role?  931 more words

1 Timothy

The Place of Reason

In my reading I often come across interesting or provocative passages. Today, as I was reading “What is an Evangelical?” by D. Martin Lloyd-Jones, I came across a brief discussion on the place of reason and scholarship in the life of the Christian. 443 more words


Why Gayle and I Give

When Gayle and I were married 36 years ago, we decided to be givers. I was 22, she was 21, and we made two core decisions: 1. 782 more words

Ted Haggard

A comprehensive map of faith in America

Vox has publicized a religious mapping of the U.S. done by the Public Religion Research Institute. Find out about it all here: A comprehensive map of faith in America – Vox.


Michael Ramsey and Anglican evangelicals: new article

The pleasure of picking a new book up off the doormat never seems to diminish, and so it is with this new book on Anglican evangelicalism in the twentieth century, in which I have a chapter on… 487 more words

Archbishops Of Canterbury

Pastor Mark, Meet Father James

If you’re like me, you won’t care if it is a very long time until you hear or read the name Mark Driscoll again. The sad saga of the Seattle minister and the mega-church he founded and served as pastor for eighteen years has… 1,138 more words


Christian Rock Thursdays: Legend Seven vs slutty girls

Legend Seven were never one of the biggest Christian bands (although Wikipedia tells me today’s song was reached #2 on the Christian charts in 1992), and they weren’t one of my favourites either. 1,113 more words