Jean-Luc Marion & Saint Augustine

“Let me seek you, O Lord, by invoking you, and let me invoke you by believing in you. For you addressed me in advance. Let my faith invoke you, O Lord, my faith that you gave to me, that you inspired in me through the ministry of your Son, through the ministry of he who […]

On Theological Leadership

“…to provide theological leadership is to help the congregation or some other community of faith to enter into the shock, strangeness and novelty of the Christian gospel. It’s about pointing back to the seminal events of Jesus’ life, death and resurrection and drawing from them an orientation to the present and the future. It is this […]

Downton Abbey, the Incarnation and the Unassumed is the Unhealed. (No Spoilers)

“If Christ is not man, then God has not reached us, but has stopped short of our humanity – then God does not love us to the uttermost, for his love has stopped short of coming all the way to where we are, and becoming one of us in order to save us. But Christ’s […]

Apple vs. the FBI

Originally posted on Stormfields:
Amen, Apple.  Thank you.  Beautifully stated. February 16, 2016 A Message to Our Customers The United States government has demanded that Apple take an unprecedented step which threatens the security of our customers. We oppose this order, which has implications far beyond the legal case at hand. This moment calls for…