Fear and hope in Ferguson
"We are not afraid today," we sang as we walked. I turned to the person next to me and whispered, "That's a lie."
Resident Aliens at 25
I once actually was a resident alien. I wonder if Hauerwas and Willimon have any clue what it means to occupy that space.
The image of a resident alien offers an important biblical corrective. But it isn't the only such image we need.
It is disingenuous to deem ourselves alien to a culture and society we benefit from—a culture and society we created.
I understand Resident Aliens as a response to the sort of civil religion that makes people worse than they would be otherwise.
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