The longtime Harvard Divinity School professor says, “There is no single ‘correct’ way to read the Bible.” But, he argues, some ways are more helpful than others.
Articles tagged “Sexuality”
When it comes to church, theologian Scot McKnight says, different is good. He argues that it should be comprised of people who are dissimilar ethnically, socioeconomically and, to some degree, doctrinally.
In 2010, Wesley Hill helped fan the flames of a growing movement of celibate gay Christians. Now he’s taking his arguments a step further.
To hear some commentators talk, debates on LGBT issues are over and conservatives have lost. But such predictions are premature.
It’s time Christians think more seriously about when, what, where, how, and to whom we should share ourselves. Sometimes “authenticity” is just inappropriate.
The mega-church pastor hits hot topics head on. He even explains why he avoided discussing homosexuality but chose to talk about “bitches” and “hos.”
A prominent religious journal has launched a movement encouraging pastors to refuse to perform marriages as representatives of the state. The concept is not entirely novel and isn’t just being proposed by conservatives. Americans should seriously consider it.
In the next several months, three major Christian organizations will host conferences representing a spectrum of views on sexuality and marriage. The first commences today.
RNS’ Jonathan Merritt and Sarah Pulliam Bailey interview popular pastor and author John Mark Comer as they explore this tricky topic. Comer believes sex is not just “play for grown-ups,” but a “joining of body and soul…in self-giving love.”