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“You just don’t understand!” — Triablogue

Every so often you see someone compile a list of things not to tell those who is suffering or grieving. At or near the top of the list is “I know just how you feel”. 366 more words via “You just … Continue reading

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Were OT Jews indwelt by the Spirit? — Triablogue

This is a hard question to answer. Different theological traditions give different answers. It raises trickily questions of theological method. Why is it hard to answer? 524 more words via Were OT Jews indwelt by the Spirit? — Triablogue

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God, guns, and tipping-points — Triablogue

1. Every time there’s a mass shooting in the USA, the anti-gun lobby tries to make political capital out of that tragedy. In my experience, those opposing private ownership of guns suffer from self-reinforcing ignorance. 1,203 more words via God, guns, … Continue reading

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Declaring war on white nationalism — Triablogue

In the wake of the mass shootings over the weekend, some conservatives have said now’s the time to declare a war on violent white supremacy/nationalism. That raises several issues: … 892 more words via Declaring war on white nationalism — Triablogue

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“Race-traitors” — Triablogue

I thought about doing a post on this epithet before the mass shootings over the weekend, so the timing is coincidental. The “race-traitor” epithet is used both by (some) whites and blacks. 368 more words via “Race-traitors” — Triablogue

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A lifetime at the movies — Triablogue

1. A Christian cliché is that we should interpret every notable experience through the lens of Christianity. What’s the significance of that experience from a Christian perspective? 1,519 more words via A lifetime at the movies — Triablogue

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Mr. Rogers — Triablogue

I recently asked Prof. John Frame about Fred Rogers in light of the upcoming film with Tom Hanks. Prof. Frame’s reply is below. (He kindly gave me permission to post it.) … 323 more words via Mr. Rogers — Triablogue

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