Samuel Wells is the vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London and author of Learning to Dream Again and A Nazareth Manifesto.
It's dangerous to stress that an abuser isn't all bad. It's also accurate.
The woman looked at me with fear, pain, and trust—all things that the church has instilled in its faithful all these centuries.
Here are some projections and assumptions I face in my current context—and responses that reflect what the church I serve is called to be.
The Religious Roots of Unbelief from Luther to Marx
A review of Dominic Erdozain
Christians fail to realize that the responsibility for rebellion against the faith lies invariably at their own door.
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