Naming is different from describing. Jesus calls God “Abba,” and he is addressed as “my beloved Son.”
Whatever else postliberalism is, it was meant to be an apologetic help to be a credal or mere Christian in our age. That is what George Lindbeck was and what he wanted to promote.
We need to rediscover and to revive the vocation of the seminary at precisely the moment of its greatest risk.
Communion is not something we have but something we are; it is something we receive, not something we achieve.
“In the image of God, we the Church are given a share of Christ’s being-sent, as well as a share of that communion he has with the Father and the Spirit.”
Bishop George Sumner of Dallas with four takeaways from the Living Sacrifices conference at Nashotah House.
What does Steven Bannon mean by "Western and Christian" values?
We are in the midst of a quieter kind of "mfecane," a great churning. We need to raise our heads and notice the series of dramatic changes that we are living through.