• ‘If the church were Christian’ – 1

    In his 2010 book, If the Church Were Christian: Rediscovering the Values of ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 10

    And so to the tenth and last chapter of Phillip Gulley's book.  If the church ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 2

    Philip Gulley puts it like this:- If the church were more Christian, 'affirming ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 4

    In chapter 4 of If the church were Christian, Philip Gulley contends that ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 5

    If the church were Christian, then, according to Philip Gulley, 'inviting questions ...

  • ‘If the church were Christian’ – 6

    If the church were Christian, writes Philip Gulley, 'Encouraging personal exploration ...

  • ‘Maximal Conservatism’

    It occurs to me that theological liberalism reached the height of its influence ...

  • “Aha” moments that challenged beliefs about the Bible

    In 2014, Old Testament scholar Peter Enns began a series of posts in which ...

  • Brian MacLaren: a new kind of liberalism?

    Brian MacLaren's previous books (A New Kind of Christian, A Generous Orthodoxy, ...

  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer and John Shelby Spong

    Dietrich Bonhoeffer, it will be recalled, was the German Lutheran pastor who ...

  • Doctrine

    J. [...]

  • Liberal evangelism

    Writing in the Church Times, Miranda Threlfall-Holmes, rector of St. Bride's ...

  • One language, two religions

    It was J. [...]

  • Out of the mouth of…Christopher Hitchens

    Noted atheist (anti-theist, really) Christopher Hitchens was once interviewed ...

  • Personal salvation ‘a heresy’

    According to US Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, belief in personal ...

  • Poor Joseph?

    St Matthew-in-the-City Church in Auckland, New Zealand, has put up a billboard ...

  • Resurrection: evangelical and liberal debate

    I've been listening to the latest podcast from Premier Radio's 'Unbelievable' ...

  • To the edge of faith, and beyond

    Kent Dobson, who succeeded Rob Bell as pastor of influential Mars Hill Bible ...