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The Politics of Making a Prophet

My latest post over on Political Theology Today was published this morning. Within it I discuss the rich biblical theology that lies behind the events of the Day of Pentecost. 308 more words


The Politics of New Covenant Vision

My latest guest post on Political Theology Today has just gone online. This week I discuss the implicit political theology of Jeremiah 31:31-34 and its promise of a new covenant: 236 more words


The Importance of Liturgical Theology

This blog has been fairly inactive over the last few months. That should change over the next week or so, as my time is freeing up again. 48 more words


The Politics of Sacrifice

I have just guest posted over on the Political Theology blog:

Various myths have been forged to account for the foundation of nations, not only in stories such as those of Romulus and Remus, but also in the famous myths of political philosophy, such as those offered by Hobbes and Locke.

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A Biblical Gender Essentialism?

In response to my previous post on the importance of a masculine priesthood, someone raised the question of whether, by seeming to ground male-only priesthood upon the association between masculinity and martial virtues, I was risking ‘essentialism’, neglecting to note that some men don’t have the martial virtues and a few women do. 4,934 more words


The Politics of God's Plenty

I’ve posted over on the Political Theology blog again, this time on Isaiah 55:1-5 and the politics of God’s plenty.

This passage confounds the logic of our capitalist economies.

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