S. Mark Heim teaches at Andover Newton Theological School. His books include Salvations: Truth and Difference in Religion.
A (Not So) New Model of the Atonement
For there to be a heresy about the cross, there would have to be an orthodoxy about it. Michael Gorman argues that contentions over how Jesus saves lead to an inadequate grasp of what the Passion means and does.
Christian Identity in a Multi-Faith World
John Lennon's peace anthem "Imagine" can also be seen as an antidiversity hymn. Brian McLaren imagines something different.
Scholars who devote themselves to interpreting Baptist tradition must contend with a community that is not sure it has one.
The True Meaning of Christian Sacrifice
How Christianity Traded Love of This World for Crucifixion and Empire
Reappropriating the Atonement Tradition
An annotated list of top titles on atonement.