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Faithful to the Word
Imposters of God
An Expose of Idolatry
Pursuit by the Power of Death
An Assault Upon Conscience
Violence in the technocratic society.
The Joy of Mourning
On grief and the meaning of resurrection.
Abandonment and Hope
Thoughts on the church and Psalm 22
A meditation on Holy Week
Kindred Mind and Brother
It is difficult for me to comment upon the work of Jacques Ellul and its significance for Americans because of a sense I have that any remarks of mine about Ellul will be superfluous, if not self-serving.
Technocracy and the Human Witness
A most obstinate misconception associated with the gospel of Jesus Christ is that the gospel is welcome in this world.
The Circus and the Eschatological Realm
It is only since putting aside childish things that it has come to mind so forcefully -- and so gladly -- that the circus is among the few coherent images of the eschatological realm to which people still have access and that the circus thereby affords elementary insight into the idea of society as a consummate event.
The notion of a gentle, innocuous Jesus contradicts the notorious and turbulent events of Holy Week.
The Vanity of Episcopal Paternalism
As I comprehend the gospel, when it is said of Wendt that he is a scapegoat, his faithfulness is being affirmed.