It’s all fun and games until your political enemy calls you “dear sister in Christ.”
Biblical images and stories don’t just give us information about Jesus, says Gordon Lathrop. They also give us something more.
Two anthologies locate grace in unexpected places.
Is there a center that can hold?
Faith is formed in us by the Spirit and the life of the church. It renews our elemental confidence and creates our disposition toward the world.
Belief in the incarnation places suffering bodies within the realm of Christian responsibility.
I thumbed through a stack of Xeroxed images, looking at the multiple faces of Jesus that a friend compiled for her theology paper. She had gone to the library and photocopied profiles from around the globe.