First, Christian Brady remarks
Theology and the Bible should never be separated. (Unless it is systematic theology. After all, the Bible isn’t very systematic.)
I agree. The Bible is theological to its very core; and true Christian theology is biblical to its very core. Systematizations are problematic, but not nearly as problematic as the Priest who declared of her sermon:
It was pure theology, no specific biblical references.
Blah. If it wasn’t based on biblical texts specifically it isn’t even impure theology- it’s dilettantish theology of the worst kind.
Chris then observes
That is wrong on so many levels. I think even Jim would agree.
Oh you bet he does. You bet he does! I don’t know who that woman was, but she should keep silent in the Church. In absentia I present her this week’s Dilly- and it’s well deserved-