Daily Archives: 12 Aug 2017

Today and Every Day…

Any mincing of words or ameliorated sentiments when it comes to racism is racism.

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Luther and the Jews

A timely post from Oxford.

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I’ll Fight With You, Brother…

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The Fool…

Calvin’s observations on Psalm 14:1 are worth re-hearing: As the Hebrew word נבל, nabal, signifies not only a fool, but also a perverse, vile, and contemptible person, it would not have been unsuitable to have translated it so in this … Continue reading

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Nope

In fact, historically speaking, the Bible was written by elite scholars for elite scholars; i.e., the very few who could read and who had the wealth and leisure to do it.

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It’s Worth Getting

Get it here.

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At One Florida School Rich Kids Can Skip To the Head of the Lunch Line

This is what America has become: Parents in Florida are upset over a PTSA sponsorship form they received to start the school year. The form asked for sponsors for certain dollar amounts, with the money going to help the school. … Continue reading

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The Accidental Truth as Told By Rachel Held Evans

She accidentally said something true. Christians outside the church are the problem, not those faithful to it.

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No Christian Can Be Racist

There can be neither Jew nor Greek, there can be neither slave nor freeman, there can be neither male nor female — for you are all one in Christ Jesus. (Gal. 3:28) It’s that simple.  So if you’re a Christian … Continue reading

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Charlottesville Racists

White nationalists and counterprotesters are expected to flood downtown Charlottesville Saturday as the Virginia city braces for the “Unite the Right” rally. By noon, thousands are expected to gather in Emancipation Park, where barricades have been placed in proximity to … Continue reading

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That Zwingli Statue at the Wasserkirche… Debunking a Lutheran Myth

The statue doesn’t represent the real Zwingli.  And those of you who continue to follow the ridiculous line begun by Luther that leads to the notion that Zwingli died with sword in hand need to read this article.  Forthwith. «Dieses … Continue reading

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