Rob Bell’s Personal Hell
Is Inerrancy Blasphemous?
Martin Luther on Trial
Luther to Enter Rome, Again
Do You Worship in a State-Approved Church?
The Biggest Christian Movie Star on the Planet
The Novel Is Protestant. What Does That Make the Haiku?
If Famous Preachers Left Yelp Reviews of Lakewood Church
Who Can Forgive Whose Sins?
Are Germans Reliving Their 16th-Century Lutheran Past?
You Might Be a Lutheran If…
FOUND: 1st Edition of Luther’s “On the Freedom of a Christian”
There Already Was a “Draw Jesus” Contest
The Cardinal Can’t Get No Satisfaction
Thomas More vs. Martin Luther
Salon.com: 10 Things Christians Didn’t Know About Christianity
Jesus’s Empty Tomb Found Filled with Stuff
You Will Never Hear a Lutheran Pastor Say This
Lutherans Invade New York, Ignore Everyone
A Strange Review: The Overnighters
A Strange Preview: The Overnighters
The Real Real Jesus
Lutherans vs. the Word Police
Strange and Very Long Quote of the Day: Hermann Sasse
Pre-AD 90 Fragment of Markan Gospel Found—And You Won’t Believe Where!
What a Minority Religion Should Do in the Face of Public Ridicule
A Strange Lecture: Alister McGrath on the Necessity of Faith and Science
A Strange Apology: The Lutheran Church Is a Mess
Lutheran: To Be or Not to Be
Satan Loves You This I Know, for Some Loonies Tell Me So
A Strange Review: Rev.
An Atheist Church Schism
A Strange Medieval Piety
A Strange Papal Bull
Alistair Begg Kicks His Nonexistent Dog
Strange Quote of the Day: Bo Giertz
On This Day 50 Years Ago, a Great Man of God Fell Asleep
Secrety True Secrets of the Bible’s Other Secrets
Why Calvin and Not Luther?
Luther’s House Church
Those Lutheran-Sounding Anglicans
Strange Quote of the Day: Nicolai Berdyaev
Von Balthasar and Calvin in Hell
Is Anglicanism a Variant of Lutheranism?
The Most Lutheran Man in the World
You Can’t Have Jesus Without the Christ
Strange Quote of the Day: F. E. Mayer
Leaving Eden: A Lutheran TV Series for the Web
Top Exorcist Send 160,000 Demons Back to Hell. ACLU, Bishop Schori Threaten Lawsuit
St. Pelagius, Pray for Us
The Quest for the Evangelical Lutheran Church
A Strange Question: Who Said It?
The Lutheran Song (with Apologies to Adam Sandler)
Could an Atheist Have Directed The Exorcist?
Branch Davidians Await Resurrection of David Koresh. In Other News, Dairy Queens Waffle Cones Are on Sale!
“We Are the Product of Quantum Fluctuations in the Very Early Universe”
Atheist Church: An Exercise in Mimicry
Skirting the Tiber: When Catholics Convert to Evangelicalism
Seventh Day Adventists Really Pissed to Still Be Here
Are the New Atheists Mellowing?
Gospel of Judas Not a Forgery. Just Utterly Worthless.
Did Jews of Jesus’s Era Practice Crucifixion?
Strange Quote of the Day: Martin Chemnitz
Strange Quotes of the Day: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
A Strange Review: Broken
Is Lutheranism Broken?
Scholars Add to Word of God. I’m Staying Indoors for the Next Few Days.
Diarmaid MacCulloch vs. the Catholic Curia
The Real Ring That Inspired Tolkien’s Lord of the
If the New York Times Had Written Jesus’s Obituary
“Jesus Christ Is Risen Today” Rewritten by MSM Religion Editors
Greg Boyd Is Wrong About the Atonement
Martin Luther Greets the New Pope
Strange Quote of the Day: Soren Kierkegaard
Copts Have New Pope. In Other News, German Catholics Looking Forward to 2017 Like a Colonoscopy.
Church of the Holy Sepulcher May Close Due to Unpaid Water Bill
World Bible Society Prez Says Jesus Returns Around 2018, Jersey Shore Not So Much
Reformation Day: Lutherans vs. Alien Righteousness
Luther and Religious Experience
The Porn Star and the Preacher(s)
CT’s 50 Most Evangelical Christian Women
Luther vs. the Proto-Pentecostals
Secular Website Calls Out Rachel Held Evans for Making a “Spectacle” of the Bible
Lutherans Written Out of Gospel Coalition’s New Catechism
This Is Why Lutherans Need Their Own Channel on Patheos
What Do the Man Who Played Forrest Gump and the Author of The Idiot Have in Common?
Neurosurgeon Visits Heaven and All He Got Was a Crummy Newsweek Cover Story
“Holy Flying Circus”
What Would It Take for You to Lose Your Faith? Notes Toward an Apologetic
The King of Queens Talks King of Kings
Strange Quote of the Day: Martin Luther
“Pro-Choice Terrorist” Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison
Einstein: Religion Nothing More than “Childish Superstitions”
The Inhumanity of the Humanists and the Narcissism of Small Differences
6,000 Choose Christ at Joyce Meyer Conference! In Other News, Jimmy Hoffa Found in Detroit Driveway!
Producer of Atlas Shrugged Part II: More Shrugging, Less Hugging Says Christians and Randians Should Unite to Save Capitalism
East Germany Is Less than 50% Theist, and 80% of Them Are Agnostics
Wall Street Consulting Astrologers for Guidance. Do I Really Need a Punch Line?
Strange Book You May Have Missed: Alexander the Corrector
German Bishops to Tax Evaders: No Sacraments for You!
NT Scholar: “Jesus’s Wife” Fragment Not Worth the Papyrus It’s Written On
Don’t Tell Evangelicals About the Zombie Apocalypse or All Hell Will Break Loose
Atheist vs. Christian Smackdown in the New York Review of Books!
The Real Presence on the Moon, or Are There Atheists on Space Shuttles?
Brian McLaren Takes MSM Bait by Taking Evangelicals to Task for “Islamophobia”
Lutherans, Sanctification, and the Idiot Next Door
Jerry Walls vs. the Neo-Calvinist Juggernaut
I’m Becoming a Professional Atheist
Carving Out a Pilgrimage for an Earnest Atheist
When Will These Atheists Stop Bickering Among Themselves and Start Acting Like Good Christians?
Three Powerful Arguments for Women as Pastors and Elders
Sigmund Freud, C.S. Lewis, and a World of Hurt
Martini Will Leave Vatican Neither Shaken nor Stirred
Thai Buddhists Say Steve Jobs Has Been Reincarnated, Probably as Windows 8
Cosmic Origins: Neither Creationism nor Materialism
Atheists, Confronted with Hate, Pull Down Hateful Anti-Mormon, Anti-Christian Billboard
Strange Quote of the Day: Christopher Hitchens
UPDATED: The Christian Post Meets Christianity Today. Wackiness Ensues.
Nadia Bolz-Weber and Lutheran Identity
Gregg Allman Gets Saved
Does Hell Exist? And If So, Is the Heat Oil or Gas?
Women Dropping Out of Atheism Fest Due to Sexual Harrassment and Air Supply Tribute Band
Episcopal Church Forced to Sell NYC Headquarters After Soul Pulls in $11 on eBay
Razing the Temple of Atheism Before It’s Built
Do You Have a Religion?
Strange Quote of the Day: Stanley Hudson
Mike Licona Answers His Critics
Harold Camping Raptured, Definitely Nowhere to Be Found
Steve Jobs Quit His Lutheran Church at 13. Beat Me by a Year.
Notes from a Heresy Trial
A Strange Review: The Mighty Macs
“Lutherans Drank Openly and Praised God Secretly…”
How Does Mr. Bean Find Vicars? He Turns Left at the Millennium Bridge.
Are Lutherans Humor-Impaired? Or Mean? You Be the Judge!
The NY Times/Bill Keller Irreligious Litmus Test
God Hates You and Your Little Dog Too
Strange Quote of the Day: Richard John Neuhaus (1938–2009)
Posts from First Things:
Lutheran Again (Ignore the dates on some of these posts—they reflect when they were reposted on the 2008 revamp of the First Things website. “Lutheran Again,” for example, debuted in June 2006.)
An Interview with Timothy J. Keller
God on Trial (A Review)
What’s in a Name? Plenty
Promises, Promises: The Rapture Rap
Why CNN Still Can’t Speak Christian
Devil Resides in Vatican
Either You’re in or You’re Out (Part 1)
As I Was Saying (Part 2)
Jesus for Sale
He Alone Died
Remember the Sabbath Day to Keep It Wholly?
“Lutherans” to Anabaptists: Sorry
Michele Bachmann’s No-Popery Campaign
The Salem Witch Trials Revisited
John R.W. Stott: Defender of the Faith
My Church, My Strip Mall
Of Wolves, Warriors, and Walker
What Happened to Issues, Etc.?
Lewis & Tolkein: Together Again
Leave Your Heresy at the Door
Religion at the Sundance Film Festival
Protestant Syllables with Errors
Final Thoughts on the Compass Rumpus
Anglicans to Offer Drive-Thru Baptism
The Mistaken Passion of the Christ
A Christian at the Movies
Why Do the Heathen Rage?
The LCMS Mess
The Universe and I
Just What We Needed: Another Protestant Denomination
Rowan Williams and a Two-Tiered Anglican Communion
N.T. Wright in the House (or that time I negotiated a sit-down between Richard John Neuhaus and Anglican NT scholar Wright, not that I’m bragging or anything)
The Irrational Atheist (a review)
We Are Michael Spencer