Atonement attacked – Brian McLaren

The best advice anyone gave me was if there be any teaching, Christian or otherwise, that diminishes the “work of the cross” and the need for blood atonement that teaching is straight from the pits of Hell. The work of the cross is our propitiation to appease of God because of our sin. The bible…

Atonement Praxis

Recently there has been a bit of a buzz around the blogosphere concerning the ‘Atonement’, I have even posted a few things on this very subject. And in doing some research on it I have come across certain theories called the “Eucharistic praxis” and the “Atonement Imagery”. As I understand it, “Atonement Imagery” is not…

It’s all about the Atonement, again!

Carla over at ‘More Books and Things‘ has been doing an excellent job at reviewing the book ‘Stricken by God’ by Brad Jersak. She is doing this chapter by chapter. With Mr. Jersak calling us to unite and follow Christ, the first question we should ask ourselves is… who is Christ and what was His…

Emergent Eschatology

Joh 18:36  Jesus answered, “My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world, my servants would have been fighting, that I might not be delivered over to the Jews. But my kingdom is not from the world.” Where does the Emer camp sit with eschatology? Is it all about the…