So, what do we Christians mean by love? First, let’s consider what we don’t mean. Plato’s Symposium is likely the most influential text about love in the whole of Western literature. 240 more words
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While God prepares to destroy the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, Abraham pleads for Him to show them mercy. In this talk, Liam explains how this peculiar passage points to the gospel, and how it teaches us to pray and act for justice and righteousness. 9 more words
Miroslav Volf has done a tremendous service by exposing his own wounds as means for theological panacea. Historically, the human race has mastered the art of absolute exclusion of “the other,” “the subhuman,” or “the nonbeing.” Unrestricted exclusion, or abandonment, is what morphs suffering into agony (26). 98 more words
I want to get to these issues. But first, make your best case for the candidate you think Christians should vote for.
The best case to be made for Hillary Clinton is that on balance she better represents the convictions and character that should concern Christian citizens. 196 more words