Who Needs Blood?

via YouTube   I love Bart Campolo. I’ve seen him speak several times and he never fails to make me think. He’s also controversial, as you can see from this video. Not only does he reject penal substitutionary atonement, he’s also a universalist; saying God is compassionate enough to seek the rescue of every one […]

King’s Four Catastrophes

In 1986, a collection of speeches and essays by Dr. Martin Luther King, titled A Testament of Hope, was published.  It is the only major one-volume collection of King’s published works.  I haven’t read it yet, mostly because I only found it while researching this post.  What led me to it was a statement in a […]

Other Gods

I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; 3you shall have no other gods before* me. 4 You shall not make for yourself an idol, whether in the form of anything that is in heaven above, or that is on the earth beneath, […]