Author Archives: prickliestpear

I’ve Moved!

My blog has moved! I gave WordPress a try, but I’ve decided to go back to the more user-friendly Blogger. (If you have me on your blogroll, please update it accordingly and accept my apologies for the inconvenience.) My first … Continue reading

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Here Is Something that Deserves to be Shared

Fred Clark at Slacktivist has written a brilliant parody of this response to the startling but welcome news that the prominent British Evangelical leader Stephen Chalke has come out in support of same-sex marriage. With only superficial changes, the letter … Continue reading

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Some Important Things I Read Today

From James McGrath at Exploring Our Matrix: “Many Christians Are Compromised” In the country I live in, the vast majority of Christians (assuming one is willing to give that label to those who claim it, even if it seems not … Continue reading

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Selective Literalism

Cute cartoon posted on Exploring Our Matrix.

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Some Stuff about RenĂ© Girard

If you’re not familiar with RenĂ© Girard, I would encourage you to consider changing that. But don’t make the mistake that I made over ten years ago: I read a little about his work, found it far-fetched, and didn’t give … Continue reading

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