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Review: Boundless Faith: The Global Outreach of American Churches, by Robert Wuthnow. University of California Press.
How to Read the Bible
Hint: The gray area is holy ground.
Dogma and Disagreement
I recently found myself in conversation with a fellow believer who asked where I stood on the "non-negotiable" issues that seemed to him definitive for voting Christians.
Biblical Ambiguity Doesn't Diminish Authority
A student once asked me whether in my opinion Mark Twain actually said that the coldest winter he ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.