John the Baptist’s proclamation for a world of Tiberiuses and Trumps
The creation story and the divine right of everybody.
The crowd's proximity to Jesus does not make them attentive to his priorities.
What will it take to break through our numbness?
The cross is both foundation and anti-foundation, a disturber of worlds.
Amy-Jill Levine and Ben Witherington’s dialogue is most illuminating when the co-authors disagree.
James and John don’t want power; they want a special level of intimacy with Jesus.
Sometimes we need a good old-fashioned swig of bracing disillusionment.
Gabriel Said Reynolds puts the two sacred texts into respectful, honest conversation.