More Religion, on FIRST THINGS


Lutheran Again (Ignore the dates on some of these posts—they reflect when they were reposted on the 2008 revamp of the First Things website. “Lutheran Again,” for example, debuted in June 2006.)


An Interview with Timothy J. Keller

God on Trial (A Review)

What’s in a Name? Plenty

Promises, Promises: The Rapture Rap

Why CNN Still Can’t Speak Christian

Devil Resides in Vatican

Either You’re in or You’re Out (Part 1)

As I Was Saying (Part 2)

Jesus for Sale

He Alone Died

Remember the Sabbath Day to Keep It Wholly?

“Lutherans” to Anabaptists: Sorry

Michele Bachmann’s No-Popery Campaign

The Salem Witch Trials Revisited

John R.W. Stott: Defender of the Faith

My Church, My Strip Mall

Of Wolves, Warriors, and Walker

What Happened to Issues, Etc.?

Lewis & Tolkein: Together Again

Leave Your Heresy at the Door

Religion at the Sundance Film Festival

Protestant Syllables with Errors

Final Thoughts on the Compass Rumpus

Anglicans to Offer Drive-Thru Baptism

The Mistaken Passion of the Christ

A Christian at the Movies

Why Do the Heathen Rage?

The LCMS Mess

The Universe and I

Just What We Needed: Another Protestant Denomination

Rowan Williams and a Two-Tiered Anglican Communion

N.T. Wright in the House (or that time I negotiated a sit-down between Richard John Neuhaus and Anglican NT scholar Wright, not that I’m bragging or anything)

Canon Fire

The Irrational Atheist (a review)

We Are Michael Spencer