Daily Archives: 16 Jun 2017

Zwingli In Our Heads

Thanks to Jon Balserak for pointing this gem of a magazine issue out.  Don’t miss Pierrick’s essay.  The guy is a genius.  And don’t worry, you can read a bit of a summary of the essayists thoughts in English here. … Continue reading

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Because, Honestly, Who Needs All That?

Finally, an executive order I can get fully behind– A new mandate banning churches from implementing incredibly awkward times of forced meeting and greeting is the latest executive order to be signed by President Trump, sources at the White House … Continue reading

Posted in mockery

The Bee Stings the Silly Coiffed ‘Worship Leader’

According to sources, the $75,000 annual worship ministry budget at Gracepointe Community Church has been totally depleted just over six months into the year, with worship leader Matthew “Aces High” Bogdan having spent almost the entire sum on various designer … Continue reading

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Oswald Myconius: Briefwechsel 1515–1552

This two volume edition of the letters of Oswald Myconius will be a boon to students of the Swiss Reformation. Oswald Myconius (1488–1552) war Schulmeister in Basel, Zürich und Luzern, Mitarbeiter und erster Biograph Zwinglis und ab 1532 als Münsterpfarrer … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Books, Church History

Open Day at Newman University is Tomorrow, June 17

You should go if you’re anywhere in the UK. The Open Day will give you the opportunity to talk to subject leaders and current students, view Newman’s facilities and obtain further information about the full range of courses we offer.

Posted in Modern Culture

For the Barthians Going to the Barth Conference This Weekend- A Gift from Me To You

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Quote of the Day

Apropos of Father’s Day- First of all, let me say that, although man can in no wise draw his own heart to faith in the only true God, even if one could surpass in power of speech the celebrated and … Continue reading

Posted in Theology, Zwingli

Fridays With Karl Barth

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#ICYMI – Accreditation… Yeah Right… Who Watches the Watchers?

UPDATE: this story was posted a year ago.  It’s interesting that in spite of all known facts, procedures and policies among academic institutions refuse to change.  That says a great deal about academia which, one would imagine, would be the … Continue reading

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