• Biblical Foundations of Penal Substitution 7 – Galatians

    Galatians 3:10-13 The image of the crucifixion at 'hanging on a tree' in Acts ...

  • Do the resurrection accounts add up?

    The difficulties involved in reconciling the details of the resurrection narrative ...

  • Heaven revisited

    Bishop Tom Wright is a firm and frequent critic (in Surprised by hope and other ...

  • Idolatry today

    The word 'idolatry' has a remote, archaic, feel to it.  Ancient people, and ...

  • Judgment according to works

    Recent re-thinking about the doctrine of justification throws up a related ...

  • Justification according to Tom Wright

    I summarise and comment on Tom Wright's new book, Justification:  God's plan ...

  • Lost boys

    Tom Wright, bless his heart, has a habit of turning things on their heads, ...

  • Miracle and metaphor

    Marcus J. Borg describes himself as  ‘moderate to liberal’ scholar.  In ...

  • Money, sex and power

    Money, sex and power, writes Richard Foster, are inseparably intertwined:- ...

  • On preaching the theology of Tom Wright

    Chris Tilling has a high regard for the writings of Tom Wright.  It is of ...

  • Piper on Wright on justification

    I've just made a start on John Piper's important book on N.T. Wright's teaching ...

  • Resurrection: what difference does it make?

    Some people ask (says Tom Wright in his Surprised by hope, 201-206), 'even ...

  • The Biblical basis for women’s ministry

    The Bishop of Durham, Dr N.T. [...]

  • The Day the Revolution Began

    I've been going through Tom Wright's important new book The Day the Revolution ...

  • Tom Wright – an outline of his theology

    This is a summary of a summary. Based on Stephen Kuhrt's helpful outline, here ...

  • Tom Wright for anyone?

    My attention has been drawn to this recent talk, followed by a Q and A session, by ...

  • Tom Wright’s forthcoming book on justification

    I see that Tom (aka N.T.) Wright is about to publish a book-length response ...

  • What St Paul really said about justification

    Before doing anything more with John Piper's critique of N.T. [...]

  • Which God don’t you believe in?

    'For seven years,' (writes Tom Wright) 'I was College Chaplain at Worcester ...

  • Why preachers cannot ignore the New Perspective on Paul

    To talk of a ‘New Perspective on Paul’ (NPP) is to imply that there is ...

  • Wright on the resurrection

    I've been listening to N.T. [...]