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BRIDGES & Not Walls

by Scot McKnight, Pathos, 11/15/16.

Bridges not walls. I am convinced that, as Christians, we are called to build bridges not walls. This doesn’t mean a wishy-washy lack of conviction, but an approach that sees the others as human beings created in the image of God – often as brothers and sisters. 231 more words


We love you, Tom Wright, but haven't you said this many times before?

No one on this blog will question my bona fides as an admirer of N.T. Wright. Heck, I just quoted him a couple of hours ago! 407 more words

Grace is...

“Grace is more than being lucky to be on God’s side.  Grace is God’s goodness showered on people who have failed.  Grace is God’s love on those who think they are unloveable.   107 more words

(Lost in) Permanent Translation

The non-profit publisher Crossway is releasing what they are describing as a “permanent” English biblical translation.  I am having some difficulty with what I think I hear them saying: 919 more words


Surprised by the Cross: What If?

by Scot McKnight 21 Comments

The narrative or the story into which one places the cross determines both the problem and the result. If the problem is wrath, the solution is pacification. 161 more words