My Father, Bo Giertz (Part I)

By Birgitta Giertz Translated by Bror Erickson At various occasions in life I have been asked what it was like […]
October 02, 2017 by Bror Erickson

Bo Giertz, A “Regular Priest”

I was first introduced to the work of Bo Giertz in Rome. It was in that city that Bo Giertz […]
September 28, 2017 by Bror Erickson

What the Christian Life Looks Like

It’s a phrase that is constantly thrown around. From several online conversations it seems that, well, Paul wasn’t afraid to […]

My Old Man—Fathers, Sons and ‘Simul’ in Hemingway

“Well Butler got his, all right.” The other guys said, “I don’t give a goddam if he did, the crook. […]

Christian Patriotism

“Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that […]
July 14, 2017 by Bror Erickson

It Has Nothing To Do With Salvation

It’s hard for me to comprehend that any words of Christ should be dismissed as being of no importance with […]
June 30, 2017 by Bror Erickson

God is Bigger than Your Quid Pro Quo

Matthew 5:45b For he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the […]

Do We Evangelize or Proselytize?

Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you travel across sea and land to make a single proselyte, and […]
March 24, 2017 by Bror Erickson

Eating Cheeseburgers for Lent

If with Christ you died to the elemental spirits of the world, why, as if you were still alive in […]
March 02, 2017 by Bror Erickson

The Get Down

Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become […]
February 15, 2017 by Bror Erickson