Outside the bounds?

Acts 10:1-16 speaks of Cornelius, a Gentile centurion drawn to worship the one God, yet fearful to commit. The question for us now is — who is Cornelius today?

Something to eat

Why does the risen Jesus ask for food? Is he hungry? Does he need to eat?

Two poems for Lent

Covenant is interested in publishing poetry on a regular basis, especially poetry that reflects on liturgical or theological themes. Similarly, we are interested essays investigating the theological character o... Read More...

The ox knows its owner

The ox knows its owner, and the ass its master’s crib; but Israel does not know, my people do not understand.

Halloween thoughts

What is the connection between devils, witches, goblins, and All Saints, and is it pernicious to participate in the revelries of the Eve if one is a believer who honors the Day?

Musings on Calvary

Calvary is really about being a Christian, which means being willing to follow Jesus into the valley of the shadow of death, confident even in the midst of fear and pain that “thou art with me” (Ps 23:4).