From the starting point of his reformed Presbyterian background, the theologian Douglas John Hall begins the task of dissecting and critiquing the work of the theologian before identifying the difficulties, duties and responsibilities that the theologian has in conveying the message of the Gospel. He deals with this by highlighting the intricate relationships between Freedom, … More “Bound & Free” – Reflecting on the Theological Task, based on the writings of Presbyterian Theologian, Douglas Hall.
Advent has begun and during this season, all the familiar figures of yuletide make their annual appearance on to centre stage – Santa, Rudolf, Dad’s credit card and oh yea – Jesus. Over the years the characters in the Christmas story have become clearly defined for us. The issues all seem so clear cut – … More Any Room?
I was in Rome earlier this year. One morning, while meditating and reflecting inside the quiet yet reverent grandeur of St.Peter’s Basilica, I was reminded by a line I overheard constantly in my Pentecostal days and still to this day. “Jesus is my Saviour not my religion”. I proceeded to write about it. I wrote about … More Religion & Relationship: True Christianity Part II
Here’s an article I wrote some time ago for CDC’s official quarterly publication, which also featured in the Culture Vulture. I’ve just managed to move it on to here from my previous blog – happy reading folks 🙂 “A dictatorship of relativism is being built that recognizes nothing as definite, and which leaves as the … More On the Objectivity of Truth and the inherent Dangers of Moral & Religious Relativism.