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Thinking Through Creation: A review

I am often asked to read and review books for this blog, and I rarely do so; not because I’m uninterested but time doesn’t often permit. 746 more words


A bibliography on the Trinity

My studies for our series “The Trinity” at Eastbrook plunged me into a lot of reading, reflecting, and praying. Along with a thorough study of Scripture on the nature of God as Trinity, I strongly recommend readings of the early Christian creeds, particular… 495 more words

Books And Quotations

The Trinity: historical background

One of the biggest problems within contemporary North American Christianity is theological amnesia. Many churchgoers have no idea that our faith is situated within “a great cloud of witnesses” (Hebrews 12:1) spanning from the time of Christ up to our present day. 1,154 more words

Issues And Theology

Trinitarian Theology

In a 2,000-2,200 words document, defend the Nicene Creed’s claim that Jesus is equal with the Father using Biblical Theology.

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Religious Studies

The Unknowability of the Trinity in Ps-Dionysius

Following on from yesterday’s post about the dangers of overreliance on logic and Aristotelian philosophy as we do theology, here is a quotation I’ve found in Andrew Louth,  233 more words


Hans Urs von Balthasar - In the Son

Read this awesome passage today and thought I’d share it:

“In the Son, the Father contemplates us from before all time, and is well pleased. It is in the Son that the Father can predestine and choose us to be his children,  fellow children with the one, eternal Child, who, from the beginning of the world, intervenes as sponsor for his alienated creatures. 83 more words


A Simple Explanation of the Trinity

The doctrine of the Trinity is a difficult yet crucial doctrine; consequently, Christians have engaged historically in much hard thinking in order to explain and understand this doctrine. 628 more words