Category Archives: The Blogosphere

Why Religious People Are Ashamed of Porn

Marc over at Bad Catholic has a great post discussing the claim that religious people’s shame destroys their experience of sexuality. Discussing the relationship between the fact that religious people feel more shame about pornography yet supposedly have greater enjoyment … Continue reading

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Review of K. Scott Oliphint’s ‘Covenantal Apologetics’

Over on The Calvinist International, my friend Joseph Minich has written a long and thoughtful review of K. Scott Oliphint’s recent book, Covenantal Apologetics. Within the review Joseph engages critically with presuppositional apologetics in the Van Tillian tradition. Here is … Continue reading

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Holy Trinity Brompton and the New Form of British Evangelicalism

Andrew Wilson has a fascinating post on his blog on the subject of the ‘new centre of British evangelicalism.’ Within it he argues that, while there are parts of British evangelicalism that are not within the ambit of its direct … Continue reading

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Hear Me Out: On Sitting Through Sermons

Donald Miller recently admitted to attending church irregularly. Church services really don’t scratch him where he itches: singing leaves him flat and he doesn’t learn much from sermons. He argues that he is not alone in this, suggesting (controversially) that … Continue reading

Posted in Controversies, Sacramental Theology, The Blogosphere, The Emergent Church, The Sacraments, Theological, Theology, Worship | 24 Comments

Links 23 – 10/1/14

Links for the weekend. As usual, linking definitely does not imply agreement. 1. 21. Procreation and Patriarchy; 22. The Economics of Genesis; 23. Plato Against Otherness; 24. The Future in God’s Good Word; 25. Toward Politics 2. From Heaven He … Continue reading

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Links 22 – 3/1/14

Links for the weekend. Perhaps it is also time to remind my readers that linking does not imply agreement. I typically disagree sharply with many of my links, but believe that they are nonetheless worth reading, reflecting upon, or engaging … Continue reading

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Links 21 – 28/12/13

1. On the Incarnation: Four Chalcedonian Sonnets 2. 13. The Serpent Bites the Dust; 14. Glory in the Highest; 15. The Woman’s Desire; 16. The Painful Good 3. Pope Eugen I, Francis on Islam 4. Homosexuality and the Resurrection of … Continue reading

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Links 20 – 21/12/13

1. 9. Evil and the Absence of Truth; 10. The Serpent’s Lie; 11. Excuses, Excuses; 12. Sexual Desire and Justice 2. Church is Mission 3. Inheritance of the Spirit 4. Augustine on War 5. God in Man, Man in God … Continue reading

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Links 19 – 17/12/13

1. 1. When Creation is Not Good; 2. Male and Female; 3. The Biblical Logic of Otherness; 4. The Animal With Logos; 5. “And It Was Very Good”; 6. The Fruit of Wisdom; 7. Adam’s Silence; 8. Adam and Ahab … Continue reading

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Links 18 – 6/12/13

Links for the week: 1. (Classic) Catholic Social Theory Reading List 2. The Calvinist – A poem by John Piper 3. Triune Advent 4. Living Out – Christian resources for same-sex attraction 5. A Unique Way to Memorize Scripture 6. … Continue reading

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