Here is the link to my guest post over at Kurt Willems blog entitled, Evangelicalism: A Boundless-Centered Theology. Drop by and share your thoughts. The post also made it on to Rachel Held Evan’s Sunday Superlatives (July 29, 2012). Thanks to Kurt and Rachel for your support. Very much appreciated!
On the topic of theological development, a number of Christian leaders clearly reflect the paleo-orthodoxy of Thomas Oden, D.H. Williams, and Robert Webber. They are also referred to as Evangelical Traditionalists, who identify an ancient doctrinal consensus (creeds) as a source and norm alongside of scripture. They often use tradition as a ‘governing authority’ for […]
I just finished reading Bruxy Cavey’s 2007 release, The End of Religion and thoroughly enjoyed it. Of the many topics he addressed in the book, there is one that I found particularly appealing – the issue of theological/biblical boundaries in chapter 20. Bruxy writes, “When faith becomes religion, people on the inside of the group […]
Here is a recent interview with Dr. Roger Olson, professor of theology at Truett Seminary, from Homebrewed Christianity. In this one-hour long podcast, Dr. Olson comments on a wide range of topics that include: – Arminianism – Rob Bell – Calvinism – Sexuality – Open Theism – Post-conservative Evangelicalism (me) This is a great opportunity […]
I have for some time now grown to deeply appreciate Dr. Roger Olson, Professor of Theology at George W. Truett Theological Seminary (Baylor University), and his balanced perspective on a wide variety of biblical and theological issues. In this interview from Assembles of God TV (AGT), he offers an informed and insightful response on the […]