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  • The Nazareth Inscription: The Earliest Christian Artifact? image

    The Nazareth Inscription: The Earliest Christian Artifact?

    Kyle Harper has an outstanding essay in the Los Angeles Review of Books on the Nazareth Inscription, an intriguing prohibition of the removal of corpses from tombs from... Read more
  • ETS II: My Response to Tom Schreiner image

    ETS II: My Response to Tom Schreiner

    The opening section of my response to Tom Schreiner overlapped with the summary of his argument I posted on Friday, so I won’t rehash that here. Instead I’ll focus... Read more
  • ETS I: My Paper on the Continuation of the Charismata image

    ETS I: My Paper on the Continuation of the Charismata

    It is a huge privilege to open this discussion on spiritual gifts, with individuals from whom I have learned so much in so many areas. Thank you, Patrick, for making... Read more
  • The Gospel and Class: Six Struggles image

    The Gospel and Class: Six Struggles

    Acts 29's conference on The Gospel and Class included some incredibly insightful, and sometimes moving, sessions from Mez McConnell, Ian Williamson and others. There... Read more
  • The Best Case for Cessationism image

    The Best Case for Cessationism

    Next week I will be in Denver for the annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society. The theme of the conference is the Holy Spirit, and on the first morning I... Read more
  • Reaching Bedrock with God’s Grace image

    Reaching Bedrock with God’s Grace

    Tim Keller's The Prodigal Prophet: Jonah and the Mystery of God's Mercy is one of his best books yet. It is certainly my favourite of his biblical or devotional titles,... Read more
  • Peanuts, CBT and Martin Luther King image

    Peanuts, CBT and Martin Luther King

    The only bad thing about Greg Lukianoff and Jon Haidt's new book is the title: The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a... Read more
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    Some Exciting News

    Regular readers will know about my passion for "Eucharismatic" church life, in which we embrace all of God's gifts, the eucharistic and the charismatic, and worship him... Read more
  • The Overtonian Swings and the Newtonian Roundabouts image

    The Overtonian Swings and the Newtonian Roundabouts

    The first time I heard about “moving the Overton window,” it immediately rang true. In any debate, the theory goes, we have a range of ideas from one extreme to the... Read more
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    Deepities and Politics

    Coleman Hughes is a really insightful writer, and recently he pointed out the widespread phenomenon of deepities in politics. “The distinguishing feature of a deepity... Read more