Baptizing empire

Matthew McCullough argues that the Spanish-American War signaled a crucial turning point in American self-understanding and self-justification.

The pastor as person

Ministry counselor Ross Peterson

"People sometimes come in guarded and defensive. But they want to be understood, and they want to minister well."

Religious violence?

The politics of a higher law

Throughout history, people loyal to a higher law have been responsible for much violence. Should we reject appeals to a higher law?

Shut up and learn

Under Ruben Duran's leadership, the ELCA has started an array of worshiping communities in homes and bars and on the streets and in train stations.

The pastor as person

Ministry counselor Ross Peterson

Religious violence?

The politics of a higher law

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Reflections on the Lectionary

Second Sunday in Lent

Mar 01, 2015

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