If Luther's reform was triggered by a critique of indulgences, Calvin's was triggered by a critique of idolatry.
Calvin argued for the self-evident clarity of the Bible—the same Bible he wrote thousands of pages about.
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.
If your mother is drowning in one location and two strangers in another, should you save your mother or the two strangers?
To meet others as God meets us—prickly and imprecise and difficult though we may sometimes be—is a kind of grace.
Surprisingly, evidence showed that the environmental movement’s most significant moments were overwhelmingly led by lapsed Presbyterians.
When I was a child, I read only baseball box scores. More recently, when Marilynne Robinson has a new book I immediately order it.
The accepted baseline for study of the Psalms is genre analysis. Beyond that baseline, however, several interpretive options are available.