The violence of Pentecost and the peace of the Gospel

By Joe LaGuardia Its not everyday that I get to try a new hermenuetic on for size.  Hermenuetics is the study of interpretation.  Like scientists who can switch out microscope lenses to vary magnifications, we Bible geeks can swap out various interpretative lenses in order to read scripture differently. I stumbled upon a review by Tony JonesContinue reading “The violence of Pentecost and the peace of the Gospel”

Jesus loves the little children, all the children of the world…

With violence overwhelming Paris in the last few weeks, a half-dozen police officers and ever more innocent citizens shot dead across the nation, genocide in Nigeria, Cuban people held in political hostage by a perplexed, American Congress in gridlock, and a controversy over a Muslim call to prayer at Duke University that incited the Reverend FranklinContinue reading “Jesus loves the little children, all the children of the world…”