Unsavory Grace from an Unsavory Lord

Robert Farrar Capon made the excellent point that the parables of Jesus need to be understood as riddles—riddles that, when […]
October 04, 2017 by Dr. Steven Hein

Unchristianity: Putting Jesus on the Unemployment Line

If you want to be a good guitarist, you play the guitar until you’re good. If you want to be […]
April 05, 2017 by Chad Bird

Getting What We Don’t Deserve

It would be better, we imagine, if God treats us and others as we deserve. Those who believe they’re faithful, […]
February 21, 2017 by Donavon Riley

Getting What We Don’t Deserve

It would be better, we imagine, if God treats us and others as we deserve. Those who believe they’re faithful, […]
February 21, 2017 by Donavon Riley

Please God, Let There Be a Purgatory

“It is better that ten guilty persons escape than that one innocent person suffer.” This is a foundational truth of […]
October 29, 2015 by Chad Bird

Please God, Let There Be a Purgatory

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“It is better that ten guilty persons escape than that one innocent person suffer.” This is a foundational truth of […]
October 29, 2015 by Chad Bird