Archives For Theopolitics

 

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A Review of

For The Life of the World:
Theology that Makes a Difference

Miroslav Volf and Matthew Croasmun

Hardback: Brazos Press, 2019

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Reviewed by Cate Michelle Desjardins
 
 
I’ve been pondering Jesus’ words lately. You know them. After comparing himself to a gate that those who go through, like sheep, will find green pastures, Jesus says, “I have come that they may have life, and have it more abundantly” (John 10).

What is the abundant life that Jesus speaks of? What does it look like in practice?

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Reviving Evangelicalism?

A review of

The End of Evangelicalism?:
Discerning a New Faithfulness for Mission
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By David Fitch

Review by Chris Smith.


The End of Evangelicalism? - David FitchThe End of Evangelicalism?:
Discerning a New Faithfulness for Mission
.
David Fitch.
Paperback: Cascade Books, 2011.
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David Fitch’s first book, The Great Giveaway: Reclaiming the Mission of the Church from… cemented his role as a prominent critic of contemporary evangelicalism.  Although he laid out some pointed critiques in that book, he also demonstrated a deep love for the evangelical tradition, out of which he sought to reform rather than abolish evangelicalism.  In his newest book, The End of Evangelicalism?: Discerning a New Faithfulness for Mission, Fitch continues on the same trajectory, hammering home a multi-faceted critique of evangelicalism and yet arguing just as vehemently that the heart of evangelicalism should be retained.

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An excerpt from

Migrations of the Holy:
God, State and the Political Meaning of the Church
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William Cavanaugh.
Paperback: Eerdmans, 2011.
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