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Wed Apr 26 2000 at 16:49:35 (14.2 years ago )
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Mon Feb 21 2011 at 05:41:21 (3.4 years ago )
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mission drive within everything
Oh please!
specialties
Apparently, theology
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The Spanish Inquisition
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Neminem expectat Inquisitionem Hispanae
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Down With Love
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Joined E2 about 4 years ago and posted a lot of stuff on religion. Went away for a long time. In the meantime, I got am MA (in Catholic theology), moved to Michigan, got married, got into a Ph.D. program in Christian history at the University of Chicago, moved back to Chicago, got interested in the end times, joined the Disciples of Christ, and began studying for the ministry. That's a reasonably short summary!

The list below is intended for my purposes; if it's useful, great.

Dispensationalism & Fundamentalism

Biblical criticism & reading

The nature of belief

Theology that's useful

Bits

Topics that haven't received the benefit of my genius

  • John Calvin
  • Martin Luther
  • Calvin
  • Karl Barth
  • Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion
  • Philip Melanchthon
  • free will
  • predestination
  • There is an infinite distance between us and God
  • Hell
  • process theology
  • Hell isn't such a bad idea after all
  • William of Ockham
  • Calvinism
  • Nominalism
  • Institutes of the Christian Religion
  • Bandits
  • Disciples of Christ
  • Gabriel Biel
  • late medieval
  • The Rise of Christianity
  • Liberal Christianity