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Book Write-Up: Pursuing Moral Faithfulness, by Gary Tyra

Gary Tyra.  Pursuing Moral Faithfulness: Ethics and Christian Discipleship.  Downers Grove: IVP Academic, 2015.  See here to buy the book. Gary Tyra teaches biblical and practical theology at Vanguard University.  Tyra has observed that a number of Christian young people … Continue reading

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Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood 8: Slippery Slopes

My latest reading of Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood (copyright 1984) was interesting because it brought to my mind discussions that I have had with people about abortion, as well as pro-life Republican Todd Akin’s controversial comments … Continue reading

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Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood 6: Worldviews

In my latest reading of Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood, Kristin Luker discussed the difference of worldview between pro-lifers and pro-choicers.  She doesn’t mean that all pro-lifers or all pro-choicers adopt the worldview that she ascribes to them, but … Continue reading

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