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To Dance, or not to Dance with the Trinity?

Fred Sanders critiqued a new book by Richard Rohr on the Trinity, The Divine Dance, yesterday at TGC. As with most of Sanders’ writing, it was playful, with puckish humor. 2,158 more words



I think the best thing about Fred Sanders’ review of the fake book on the Trinity is that his target exhibits what Gnosticism was. Gnosticism is still known to be bad, and so people like to use it to brand something by way of a warning. 759 more words


Beautiful Darkness

I’m not a patient man.

Waiting is painful for me.

Growing up Gen X has probably compounded any naturally occurring unwillingness to simply be in the moment. 892 more words


MYWB: Humility in Dogmatics

One of the key features of Barth’s description of the task of dogmatics is the great humility required of the theologian. In Chapter 1 of… 935 more words

Reading Notes

Holy Scripture Reading, Ephesians Chapter 1, NASB.

Today’s Bible Reading
December 3
Ephesians 1 ; NAS

1 “Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To the saints who are at Ephesus and who are faithful in Christ Jesus: 2 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 564 more words


Can a Freethinker Believe in God?

Following an online interview with an interesting organisation called TheFreeThinkTank, they asked me to write an opinion piece for them on the title above.  They had read… 1,681 more words


St. Francis Xavier

A young Spanish gentleman, in the dangerous days of the Reformation, was making a name for himself as a Professor of Philosophy in the University of Paris, and had seemingly no higher aim, when St. 147 more words