Stoic America

As summarized in NT Wright’s Paul and the Faithfulness of God , Seneca can sound like Emerson in his awed response to the haunts of nature: “If ever you have come upon a grove that is . . . . Continue Reading »

Jesus Is Lord

In the past couple of weeks, several articles have quoted Christian activist David Lane quoting my Between Babel and Beast: America and Empires in Biblical Perspective , most recently here . The most . . . . Continue Reading »

Age of Reason?

Powell ( The Moral Tradition of American Constitutionalism: A Theological Interpretation ) argues that the American system is largely a product of Enlightenment liberalism, embodying many of the . . . . Continue Reading »