Recommended Readings: September 27 – October 3

communion_elementsIf you only read article this week, engage the Round Table on Communion over at Conciliar Post (especially the comments).

If you’ve got more time to read (or, like me, think you’ve got more time to read), check out some of the other recommended readings from this past week. And, as always, if you think there’s something else I should have read this week, let me know in the comments section. 10-4.

Theology and Religion

Advice for Grad Students by Nathaniel Peters

Advice for the Dismal Academic Job Market by Thomas Kidd

Protestantism in the Desert by Matthew Milliner

Muslim Scholars vs. ISIS by Ayman S. Ibrahim

Biblical Studies and the History of Christianity

There Is No “Bible” in the Bible by Stephen Freeman

The Politics of Bible Translation by Scot McKnight

Review: Guidebook for Getting a PhD in Biblical Studies and Beyond (Gupta) by Michael K. W. Suh

Jesus and ‘Nationalism’ by James Crossley

Worldviews and Culture

Christ and Consumer Culture: The Market’s Moral Morass by George Aldhizer

Random Thoughts by Thomas Sowell

Wanted: A Synod of Affirmation by George Weigel

The Divine Art of Funny by Chris Casberg


Published by Jacob J. Prahlow

Husband of Hayley. Dad of Bree and Judah. Lead pastor at Arise Church. MATS from Saint Louis University, MA from Wake Forest University, BA from Valparaiso University. Theologian and writer here and at Conciliar Post. Find me on social at @pastorjakestl

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