Why We Should Read Theologians with Whom We Disagree

Reading theologians with similar views is like cozying up next to a fireplace on a winter day in a favorite chair. It feels comfortable. Safe. Those like-minded wise ones become leaders of the tribe with which we belong, the theological clique we ascribe to, find affirmation in, and sometimes form pieces of our identity.      

If I’m honest, it’s where I tend to camp. [Read more…]

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I have lots of biblical commentaries. Which one do I look at first, and which one do I look at when I’m just quickly checking a cross-reference and want to make sure I’m not missing something?

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Are the Ten Commandments Still Relevant?

By Peter J. Leithart

The Church has always taken the Decalogue [Ten Commandments], with modifications, as God’s word to Christians.1 . . . Has the Church been right? Or is this an unfortunate old covenant residue that needs to be purged from the Church? . . .  [Read more…]

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J. I. Packer on the Cure for Charlie Brown Syndrome

Beloved Bible scholar J. I. Packer knows weakness firsthand—an accident at age seven left him with lasting injuries. In his book Weakness Is the Way: Life with Christ Our Strength (excerpt below), he turns to 2 Corinthians to look at weakness in a biblical way—and helps us reckon with our own weakness. [Read more…]