By Steve Waring • “A great many people do not understand the connection between baptism and the teaching of the faith.”
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Callan Slipper: “Deliberately choose to love one another. That deliberate choice makes the difference.”
Western Massachusetts: “There is only one story in the Christian gospels that has to do with gambling. And it happens at the death of Jesus.”
Review by Philip Turner • Three recent books do not attribute the denial of death to more or less universal psychological mechanisms.
By John Martin • No substantial decisions emerge from General Synod’s summer session.
By Steve Waring • “Jesus died to eliminate the barrier between the altar and the sanctuary.”
By Steve Waring • “No single prayer or statement can convey the entirety of the Christian faith.”
By Christopher Wells • Northfield, Minnesota, and its colleges cut an idealized figure of the handsome small town, perfect for peaceful and sustained inquiry.
The Most Rev. Mouneer Hanna Anis: “This is an answer to the prayers of so many people from around the world.”
By Worth E. “Woody” Norman, Jr.
Published online in honor of Independence Day and the sesquicentennial of Civil War battles.