The Unrecognizable Jesus

Luke 24 presents the narrative of 2 disciples, walking a 7 mile journey from Jerusalem to Emmaus, on what may be the afternoon after Jesus' morning resurrection. We know the name of one of them---Cleopas. We do not know the name of the other. One could speculate the unnamed person is Luke, the author of …

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Year of the Bible: What is the Word of God? | Pete Enns

*[duplicated in full from the original post, linked below for educational purposes only] The Bible is often called the “word of God,” which means, among other things, that it has final authority over the life of the Christian. The following passage from the anonymous book of Hebrews seems to make that point rather clearly.  Indeed, …

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5 Major Reasons I Still Believe Jesus

I accept the gospels, not b/c of their inerrancy, but b/c of their having been received/approved by a community as accurate to their accounts, which accounts undermined the Roman Empire & 2nd Temple Judaism. I believe it just as I believe indigenous history v. USA’s version. — Lamb's Harbinger (aka @OtterFella) (@LambsHarbinger) October 24, 2019 …

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Theosis: Participating in the Life of Jesus to be Made like Him

We often rely on sectarian institutions to assure ourselves that we are right. What if it is not about being right? What if it is about growing in grace & in experiential knowledge of Jesus’ Life (words & deeds), & his new/singular command: love one another as I loved you. You can know what Jesus …

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‘Jesus Is King’ and Kanye West is a tax collector – The Washington Post

We shouldn't expect someone new to this level of devotion to spark a sudden revival. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/religion/2019/10/25/jesus-is-king-kanye-west-is-tax-collector/ RELATED NEWS: How the Trump Cabinet’s Bible Teacher Became a Shadow Diplomat – The New York Times Jerry Falwell Jr. Says Kanye Called Him Out of the Blue and They “Struck Up a Little Friendship” | …

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