Theology

Theology

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What Jesus knew

Gerhard Lohfink clearly loves Jesus, and his book demands readers who share that love.

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Blame it on Luther

How has Western society become so fractious, polarized and secular? Why are we powerless to curb consumerism? Brad Gregory blames the Reformation.

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From Willow Creek to Sacred Heart, by Chris Haw

My first thought upon learning that Chris Haw had written a memoir about his journey to Catholicism was, Oh no—not another one.

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Fervent and open

John Lennon's peace anthem "Imagine" can also be seen as an antidiversity hymn. Brian McLaren imagines something different.

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Spirited remnant

Douglas Hall is likely the most influential North American theological interpreter from a Reformation perspective, especially with reference to Luther. He continues to filter his thought through his teachers Tillich and Niebuhr—but he is his own man and carries his inquiry toward the demise of Christendom.