Monday: Were the First Christians Socialists? (Subscribers)
Well, if you read Acts 2:45 and 2 Cor 8:11-15, you could make a pretty good case, but as ever, it is a bit more complex than that!
Tuesday: Did Jesus Claim to be the Messiah? (Free-sign ups).
The latest podcast and vodcast episode from Nazareth to Nicaea.
Wednesday: Myth Busting Penal Substitution (Free Sign-ups).
I’ve repeatedly heard it said that penal substitutionary atonement is a macabre and medieval invention that has nothing to do with the New Testament or the early church. And, I’ve heard it stated over and over again that penal substitution is the absolute center and pivot of the entire atonement theology of the New Testament. I hate to burst anybody’s bubble, but neither myths are true!
Friday: American Inerrancy Stories: The Case of Douglas Green (Free Sign-Ups).
Let me tell you the sad tale, peculiar and obscene, about the demise of a wise Presbyterian whose name is Douglas Green. This is more of the crazy things Americans do to their own in the supposed name of biblical authority.