Friday, September 23, 2011
I don't begrudge him his money. I am a bit flabbergasted that he would say such a thing on a national TV network.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
“The United States is one of the most religious countries on earth, but Americans know almost nothing about religion.”
Stephen Prothero, last night at Wake Forest University.
Saturday, September 17, 2011
It is wonderful. The accents and the enthusiasm collide with one's memory of the original ... great. Thanks to Chris Esget who posted this on Google Plus.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
The article from the Mobile Alabama Press Register is here.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Thursday, September 08, 2011
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Here is an essay of mine just published in the Concordia Theological Quarterly (vol. 75, 180-183). The CTQ publishes on its own peculiar schedule so although it is now the middle of Pentecost, this article deals with Ash Wednesday.
The article tries to connect the first chapters of the Book of Genesis and the role soil plays there with the liturgical application of ashes at the beginning of Lent.
Friday, September 02, 2011
It is a pretty funny bit on the show. They are mocking the song a little and comparing it to the gospel type, rocking number the house band is playing. The conversation starts around the four minute mark on the video below. Enjoy.
Thursday, September 01, 2011
Here is the post.