Recommended Reading: August 29-September 4

6014187214_3fbd6a2a99_oLooking for just one thing to read this weekend? Check out Homoousias and the Dignity of Children by John Ehrett.

For those of you with additional reading time on your hands, check out the following suggestions, gleaned from around the internet. Think I missed something important? Let me know in the comments section below.

Theology and Religion

Liking Jesus But Not Liking the Church by Jonathan Storment

Humanism: The Corruption of a Word by Bradley Birzer

Is Protestantism a Heresy? by Ben Cabe

How To Survive a University Religion Class by Michael Kruger AND How to Get the Least Possible Out of University Religion Classes by James McGrath

Actually, I Can Judge You by Jamie Wright

Biblical Studies and the History of Christianity

Ancient Manuscripts Are Not Necessarily More Reliable by James Snapp

The Gospel of Jesus’ Wife: Patchwork Forgery in Coptic…And English by Andrew Bernhard

Are There Forgeries in the New Testament? by Daniel Gullotta

So, What Is a Gospel? by Scot McKnight

Worldviews and Culture

Why Not Regulate Guns Like Cars? by Eugene Volokh

Trump-ward, Christian Soldiers? by Frank Bruni

The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

If Love Has Won, Has Marriage Lost? by Vigen Guroian


Bonus Link #1: The August Carnival for Biblical Studies CXIV  by Bob McDonald

Bonus Link #2: It’s a Kinder and Gentler Avignonian Biblical Studies Carnival by Jim West

Bonus Link #3: Can Theologians Resolve Their Differences? via Zondervan


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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