What is a Distinctively Christian Politics?

What is a Distinctively Christian Politics?

Every year, in the context of my teaching and speaking, I get asked the question: What is the Christian vision of politics? How should we think about politics from a genuinely Christian vantage point? I think the most important thing when it comes to a distinctively...
Christ and Caesar: The Treason of the Gospel

Christ and Caesar: The Treason of the Gospel

Imagine with me, if you will, that we are living 2,000 years ago, in the Greek city of Corinth, at the heart of the Greco-Roman world. It’s a highly commercial city, buzzing with activity, dominated by freedmen from the Greek East who display a clear commitment to...
Theatrical Theology: Why ISIS Is So Brutal

Theatrical Theology: Why ISIS Is So Brutal

In the wake of the Bastille Day massacred, there seems to be no end to ISIS-inspired brutality. In the latest slaughter, a Tunisian deliveryman, Mohamed Bouhlel, barreled his truck into a crowd in Nice, France, killing 84 and wounding 200. Ten children were among the...