God’s Facebook and the Other One

Hark, TIME’s year-end cover sings “Zuckerberg is king of kings.” His FACEBOOK Continue Reading →

Schleiermacher’s Theology of Christmas

Colleagues, For this week’s posting Matt Becker of Valparaiso University reviews a newly Continue Reading →

Christian Buddhist, Buddhist Christian?

Colleagues, In some Asian countries Jesus’ birthday (December 25) and Buddha’s Continue Reading →

Gospel-grounded Church Leadership. A Case Study

Colleagues, Paul Marshall is the Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. His

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Selections from Martin Luther for Advent.

Colleagues, At our breakfast devotions Marie and I continue to read from DAY BY

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Segue into Advent on Donated Righteousness

Colleagues, We were visiting our daughter, son-in-law and grandkids in suburban Chicago this past

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Reflections on THE Gospel, Another Visit Downunder

Crossings Colleagues, Our house guest for a few days this week is Norman Habel,

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Christianity and Politics.

Colleagues, She’s back again. Who? Marie Failinger. This time–on the day after Continue Reading →

Homily for Reformation Day Celebration 2010

Colleagues, Five (or is it six?) small Lutheran congregations in rural southern Illinois gathered

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Luther’s Understanding of Law: Lex Charitatis, the Law of Love

Colleagues, For Reformation day weekend, a treat (no tricks). Law professor Marie Failinger reviews

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