When Outrage Trumps Civility (Part 01)

With good reason many culture-watchers have repeatedly pointed out that our civilization is in a downward spiral characterized by decreasing civility. The lack of civility is manifesting itself in the popular media of talk radio and cable TV, in the halls of Academe, in the rhetoric of different political parties and their (un)official PACs, in … Continue reading When Outrage Trumps Civility (Part 01)

The God Who Comes

It is stunning how often the prophet John uses some form of the word “come” [for those into Greek, the term is erchomai].  At some later occasion under the GRANT post we will explore John’s view of time in comparison to some of the religious and philosophical views of antiquity.  Like all true biblical prophets, … Continue reading The God Who Comes