Theology

“Sincere Christians can disagree about the details of Scripture and theology - absolutely.”

Billy Graham

June 3, 2016

Evangelicals on the Canterbury Trail: Why Evangelicals Are Attracted to the Liturgical Church… by Robert E. Webber

This slim volume is terrific and I only wish that I had discovered it 20 years ago. It gives an interesting perspective on US evangelicals approaching and embracing Anglicanism. Its […]
April 22, 2016
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Old sins cast long shadows.

  Hearing and Heeding Australia’s Aborigines’ cry for justice: A Biblical call to action to resolve today’s challenges. 9th August 2013, St Andrew’s Uniting Church, Brisbane  by Peter Adam   I thank you […]
April 20, 2016
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The Reformation: Luther to now….

Luther: monk, professor and church reformer My father purchased this picture of Martin Luther in 1971; I think the way Luther is holding his Bible captured my Dad’s attention. Next […]
April 20, 2016
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Theology: a continuing journey

I have previously written about my journey of faith, this is the next chapter as I attempt to define the purpose of theology. By defining certain theologies with an adjective — […]
April 14, 2016

Is it appropriate that Christians call God Allah?

  Last year a good friend who has lived and worked in Afghanistan for many years said he “called the Christian God Allah when speaking with Muslims”. This was in […]
April 14, 2016
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Exclusion and Embrace by Miroslav Volf

“Exclusion and Embrace” by Croatian theologian Miroslav Volf provides some useful theological tools when considering diversity and inclusion. During the 1990’s Volf was invited to leave his home in the […]

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter"

Martin Luther King Jr