Theology

Theology

Books

Everyday theosis

A review of Michael J. Gorman

Theosis is mission’s starting point. Believers are called to “become” the gospel through participation in the divine life.

Books

Layers of John

One Good Book deserves another

I find that the book which most fascinates me is the Gospel of John.

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Ethics

Take & Read

At the Altar of Wall Street: The Rituals, Myths, Theologies, Sacraments, and Mission of the Religion Known as the Modern Global Economy, by Scott W. Gustafson. Money has become a kind of god and our relationship to it a kind of worship, replete with liturgical orderings and sacramental offerings.

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Theology

Take & Read

Black Practical Theology, edited by Dale P. Andrews and Robert London Smith Jr. This excellent handbook on practical theology is structured by “trialogues” between black church leaders, practical theologians, and prominent scholars in Bible, theology, and ethics.

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Carnal theology

A review of Mayra Rivera

Flesh is indeterminate. It flows, changes over time, and is consumed and transformed. It becomes the reality of rich spiritual encounter.