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Mass Incarceration: A Theological Reflection

Mass Incarceration: A Theological Reflection

"Today, rather than using explicitly derogatory slurs and epithets to justify our structural violence toward the most disadvantaged in our society, we as Christians, complicit by participation and acceptance, have offered a new name, a new label that makes our mistreatment of other humans seem God-ordained."

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A Review of Mindfulness and Christianity by Tim Stead

"Mindfulness and Christian Spirituality is a worthwhile contribution, offering insights on the interplay between the two that will likely prove most useful to Christians who are looking for a new way to enliven a spiritual life that has become staid and stagnant."

Christian Devotional Articles

Christianity Now articles on testimonies, Christian devotionals, and critical reflections on religious experience.

Loving, Leaving, and Returning to Scripture by Chase Tibbs

Loving, Leaving, and Returning to Scripture

"The adventure that is our relationship with the Bible is not something to be conquered, nor boasted about. Rather, I wholeheartedly believe the Scriptures can provide for us a lifelong partner for this human endeavor of pursuing, and being pursued by, the Divine."

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In depth articles on theology, politics, philosophy, and much more. These longer reads are both more rigorous and more technical than our other articles. Not for everyone.

Might We Silence the Word: On the Truth Conditions of Theological Statements by Tylor Lovins

Might We Silence the Word: On the Truth Conditions of Theological Statements

"The world of the West is godless. Not only is it godless in that the concept of God has become empty and superfluous to public discourse of values and policies—use of theology in politics is viewed as both undermining to democratic processes and inappropriate for engagement between what are, by all appearances, the clashes of incommensurable community values—but it is godless in that we have no future."