#remove_padding { padding: 0!important }

N.T. Wright on the Thicker Story

Christianity is about something that happened. something that happened to Jesus of Nazareth. something that happened through Jesus of Nazareth. Christianity is not about Jesus offering, demonstrating, or even accomplishing a new route by which people can ‘go to...

The Longing of Creation

The answer, if the creator is to be true to the original purpose, is for humans to be redeemed, to take their place at last as God’s imagebearers, the wise steward they were always meant to be. Paul sees that this purpose has already been accomplished in principle in...

Surprised by Surprised by Hope

“Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church” (N. T. Wright) I’ve been binging on N.T. Wright of late–reading several of his books, listening to mp3 lectures from the ntwrightpage.com, etc. etc....

Easter–a little early!

I’ve been devouring N.T. Wright’s recent book, Surprised by Hope. Here’s a brief summary from a different book of Wright’s: The message of the resurrection is that this world matters! That the injustices and pains of this present world must now...