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New Creation & Lenten Ecology

I preached this past Sunday, on Jesus’ baptism and wilderness temptation, but I wanted to share some additional thoughts and reflections about the passages selected for this first week of Lent. 1,403 more words

Stephen Fry vs God

Stephen Fry has taken up the distressed cries of thousands of years, from believers and unbelievers alike, by asking that crucial question: if God exists, how can there be such suffering in the world? 1,178 more words

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Eerdmans All Over: February 13, 2015

Welcome once again to Eerdmans All Over, a Friday roundup of all the Eerdmans-related news, reviews, interviews, and other interesting online content we can gather in a given week.  461 more words

Eerdmans All Over

Disengaging Christianity as Western only historically

Here’s a helpful article by the former Archbishop of Canterbury on the history of Christianity¬†in the East and Christian communities there today.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-31173047

News

Passed Rowan Williams on the way to breakfast in college this morning. As you do in Oxford.

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Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, Prayer (Williams)

Rowan Williams, Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, Prayer

Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2014

There are a set of Christian writers, poets, theologians who I trust because they are a combination of depth, clarity, and an even-handedness that produces insight. 1,375 more words

Spirituality

Children, Design, Spirit

I’ve recently started reading Barbara Ehrenreich’s ‘spiritual memoir’¬†Living with a Wild God, in snatches, before bed. I’m not sure it is suited for this time. 688 more words

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