Toward Politics

From First Thoughts
A new semester dawns with new responsibilities, and I need to wrap up this series of meditations on Genesis for the time being. Yesterday’s post can serve as a good summary of where I’ve . . . . Continue Reading »

Sex after Sin

From First Thoughts
I’m still thinking about why Genesis connects sexual desire and procreation only after the first disobedience. Both are mentioned before, but not explicitly connected.There is no question that . . . . Continue Reading »

The Painful Good

From First Thoughts
In the story of Genesis, why do we hear of the woman’s desire for her husband only after the first disobedience? The answer must lie in the interlocking meaning of all three speeches in Genesis . . . . Continue Reading »