Monthly Archives: May 2014

#Luke2Acts – Some Notes on Luke 5 to 16

Matt Armstrong has very kindly assembled all of my #Luke2Acts tweets from Luke 5-16 into a single document. I thought that I would order them into a less tweet-like form and post them here. You can see my other posts … Continue reading

Posted in #Luke2Acts, Bible, Luke, N.T. Wright, NT, NT Theology, Theological | 2 Comments

Eleven Theses on Being a Creedal Christian

1. Confession of the creed is not just about faith, but is an exercise of faith. The creed, while being an expression of true doctrine, involves us adopting a committed posture of trust in the God whose identity we declare. … Continue reading

Posted in The Church, Theological | 6 Comments

Open Mic Thread 3

The open mic thread is where you have the floor and can raise or discuss issues of your choice. There is no such thing as off-topic here. The comments of this thread are free for you to: Discuss things that you … Continue reading

Posted in Open Mic, Public Service Announcement | 51 Comments

The Prophet Oded and the Good Samaritan

In the #Luke2Acts Bible study on Twitter, we recently studied Luke 10, with the parable of the Good Samaritan and Jesus’ visit to Mary and Martha. Rereading these accounts a number of things struck me. I thought that I would … Continue reading

Posted in #Luke2Acts, 2 Chronicles, Bible, Ethics, Luke, N.T. Wright, NT, NT Theology, Scripture, The Church, Theological | 8 Comments

The Future of Protestantism

  Last year, Peter Leithart wrote a provocative piece entitled ‘The End of Protestantism‘, which provoked considerable discussion in many quarters. A couple of evenings ago, the Torrey Honors Institute, First Things, and the Davenant Trust collaborated to arrange a debate between … Continue reading

Posted in Controversies, Lectures, On the web, The Church, Theological, Video, What I'm Watching | 7 Comments

What’s a Good Question?

I’ve already linked to this post on my Delicious account (you can see the latest five links in the sidebar, or follow the Twitter account where I post my links). However, as it is such a superb post, I wanted … Continue reading

Posted in Links, Quotations, The Blogosphere, Theological | 6 Comments