Daily Archives: 8 Apr 2017
Read this fantastic essay in Diesseits, which begins- Für den aufgeklärten Geist ist klar: Das Böse gibt es nicht. Nicht, dass wir nicht von Bösem betroffen wären: üblen Krankheiten, übler Nachrede, Gesinnung, üblen Aboverträgen, Naturkatastrophen oder Kriegstreibereien. Aber das sind … Continue reading
First, I’ll mention that I’m editing a forthcoming issue on Melanchthon so if you’d like to participate in that, let me know. Otherwise, other topics are on the table.
Let me put it directly: Many of the Barthians I know are rightly outraged at the immorality of one Donald J. Trump and have expressed that outrage on social media and blog posts. Most of the Barthians I know are … Continue reading
Brunner was invited to teach at ICU, Tokyo and he was happy to do so. I mention it because Shuhei Oishi posted this bust of Brunner on his Facebook page. I have never seen it before.
There are six things that Yahweh hates, seven that he abhors: a haughty look, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that weaves wicked plots, feet that hurry to do evil, a false witness who lies with … Continue reading
In 1529… In February of this year Bullinger’s father had publicly proclaimed at Bremgarten his conviction, that he had hitherto, in the time of darkness, misled his parishioners; but that now he would endeavour to guide them in the right … Continue reading
I don’t have to go to church to be a Christian but I have to go to softball practice to be on the team. — Rev Norespect