Is Jesus a Democrat or a Republican?

It’s stupid to even entertain the question. But every time I see it posed, it isn’t for getting people to focus on issues instead of remaining blind devotees to political parties. Intentional or not, it often serves as a way to distract people from important issues that do deserve our . . . . Continue Reading »

A Note on Obervation

The most recent issue of the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society (JETS) includes a submission by Greg Goswell entitled “The Order of the Books in the Greek Old Testament.”  When I first looked at it, it seemed pretty dry.  But sometimes appearances can fool the . . . . Continue Reading »

Circumcising People Less Fortunate?

Sports Illustrated wanders into the theological : Whether it’s genuine or a performance, does it matter as long as the saintly act was committed? Tebow’s on- and off-field exploits have landed under a similar microscope. Sure, he scores a ton of rushing touchdowns, but they’re . . . . Continue Reading »