Whatever happened to the crucifixion?

"When the church fails to [speak the gospel], it fails to say the thing that it alone is capable of saying."  Fleming Rutledge's book Crucifixion: Understanding the Death of Jesus Christ aims to put death back at the center of the Christian faith. Not death in general, but the death of Christ. According to Rutledge, any … Continue reading Whatever happened to the crucifixion?

The Bible and America – Five Guiding Principles

America is having problems with the Bible at the moment. Political liberals and conservatives seem to be cherry picking verses in order to justify their own assumptions. In just over a week there have been marches against the inauguration of Donald Trump, for the rights of women, for the sanctity of human life, and against … Continue reading The Bible and America – Five Guiding Principles