Forthcoming Book On Eastern Orthodox “Doctrine Of Scripture”

Those of you interested in Eastern Orthodoxy, the Bible, biblical scholarship, and/or how all these connect, may be interested to learn of a forthcoming book from Fortress Press, What is the Bible? The Patristic Doctrine of Scipture. As with all titles, there are shortcomings, and one should be careful not to conclude that this one…
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Theology In The Trenches

I haven’t been on here in a long while, but I wanted to pass along a different kind of blog that might just open a different kind of perspective–a more “practical theology” perspective: https://herbelgarage.wordpress.com/  

The Relative Silence Here

This is just a very quick post to apologize to readers for the long delays between posts and to inform readers that I am taking an indefinite leave of absence from blogging.  Recently, I became a full time chaplain.  That leaves less time for blogging and what time I do have, I really need to…
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Newsweek And (Anti-)Religious Ignorance

Recently, an article in Newsweek has been making some waves.  Whether intended to be “controversial” or “myth debunking,” the reality is it was ignorance revealing (of the author and Newsweek itself).  Since I have not yet even found the time to start taking us through the chapters of Orthodox Constructions, as I said I’d do,…
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Orthodox Converts Book Review

I hope to get into the book Orthodox Constructions soon.  For now, though, I thought I’d share a recent review of Turning to Tradition.  If you haven’t yet read this book, give this review a read and consider doing so: Review_of_Turning_to_Tradition-libre