Tag Archives: theology

More thoughts on the neighbor in the ditch

As I continue to study the text (Good Samaritan parable) for this Sunday, N.T. Wright’s take (Jesus and the Victory of God) on it is as challenging as it is helpful.  He sees the parable as Jesus’ way of teaching the lawyer–and Israel–to take a completely new and different view of what it means to be […]

Theology and Pipe Smoking

During commercials, while watching the Opening Ceremonies, I ran across this smashing (sorry, to much London already) article on pipe smoking and theology.  It’s not only incredibly informative about the intersection of those two subjects, but is also very well written. Now I know why Churchwardens are so long.  Be sure to read all three […]