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  • Complementarity, Marriage and the Gospel (in 210 seconds) image

    Complementarity, Marriage and the Gospel (in 210 seconds)

    I think this is an absolutely stunning video. Admittedly I am not unbiased, but the music, cinematography and graphics are superb, and it packs a substantial theological... Read more
  • On Acts 29 and Spiritual Gifts image

    On Acts 29 and Spiritual Gifts

    There's an intriguing discussion taking place within Acts 29 at the moment over whether, and to what extent, miraculous spiritual gifts (like prophecy or healing)... Read more
  • Behold the God-Man image

    Behold the God-Man

    Some soul food this Good Friday from Gregory of Nazianzus, The Third Theological Oration: On the Son 1, 19-20: Read more
  • “On The Night He Was Handed Over” - But By Whom? image

    “On The Night He Was Handed Over” - But By Whom?

    Tonight we remember the handing over of Jesus after the Last Supper: "who, on the night he was handed over, took bread, and when he had given thanks he broke it ..." (1... Read more
  • What Did the Tearing of the Temple Curtain Mean? image

    What Did the Tearing of the Temple Curtain Mean?

    I've always taught, and assumed, that the meaning of the temple curtain at the moment of Jesus' death is fairly straightforward: it removes the barrier between God and... Read more
  • The Jewish Calendar image

    The Jewish Calendar

    I don't think I've ever posted here before with a picture as the main item, but this one is so good that I'm breaking the habit of a lifetime. Behold: the Jewish... Read more
  • Your Vision May Not Be What You Think It Is image

    Your Vision May Not Be What You Think It Is

    The vision you say you have matters less than you think. The vision you actually have matters more than you think. That's my theory. Read more
  • Substitution in the Church Fathers image

    Substitution in the Church Fathers

    Jesus died as our substitute, argues Fleming Rutledge in her remarkable The Crucifixion. The Bible says so; the fathers said so; the Reformers said so; I say so. This is... Read more
  • Ten Reasons You Should Read Fleming Rutledge’s The Crucifixion image

    Ten Reasons You Should Read Fleming Rutledge’s The...

    Sorry for the double-posting today, but I've just written a review of Fleming Rutledge's magnificent The Crucifixion over at The Gospel Coalition which you might be... Read more
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    Why Is Theology So Difficult?

    Here's a helpful paragraph from Gregory of Nazianzus (329-390) on why theology is so difficult (or, in his words, the incomprehensibility of the divine nature). In his... Read more