Take and eat?

When church members prefer just a blessing

Matt grew up in the Episcopal Church. One Sunday he appeared at the altar—with his arms crossed over his chest.

Blest and kept

Why and how I bless my children

I can still hear my dad's voice blessing me when I was little. Now that I'm a dad, I wonder if I should use different words.

Worth the wait

The rare blessing of a benediction

As a child, I followed the order of worship in the bulletin, mentally checking off each item. My eyes were on the prize.

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Speaking of the cross

A review of Ingolf U. Dalferth and Stephen Finlan

Much of what Christianity has long been saying about the cross of Christ is problematic. So what is to be done about it?

Take and eat?

When church members prefer just a blessing

Blest and kept

Why and how I bless my children

Worth the wait

The rare blessing of a benediction

article image

Speaking of the cross

A review of Ingolf U. Dalferth and Stephen Finlan