On the Church and Empire – Theological Consistency

I wrote the following blog in September of 2009, and am reposting it. Obviously, this is a huge subject, but I remain mystified by the silence of certain theologians who tore their clothes almost daily it seemed from 2000-2008 over what they thought was a co-opting of the church by the "Empire." They called for […]

Reflections on Ground-Zero Mosque Controversy

There isn’t a whole lot I can say on this subject that hasn’t been said. However, it’s interesting to me that most of the preeminent Christian blogs have been silent on this subject. Perhaps that’s a good thing. In many ways, it’s far too big a subject to address in a blog. Some great articles […]

Interested in the Mid-Term Election?

In 2008, there was no way to avoid caring about the presidential election. You had both Barack Obama and Sarah Palin in the mix…and you had a political fervor in the air like I hadn't seen in my lifetime. With the mid-term elections just around the corner, it seems a bit quiet by comparison…even more […]