Monthly Archives: September 2010

When “Either-Or” Is a Lousy Alternative


According to The Center for Progressive Christianity (TCPC), the fifth defining feature of progressive Christians is that they “…know that the way we behave toward one another and toward other people is the fullest expression of what we believe.”  There … Continue reading

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All Are Accepted — Except Perhaps Biblical Christians


There is much to like in The Center for Progressive Christianity’s(TCPC) fourth point of self-description.  Sort of like a cake recipe with many of your favorite ingredients, except that it also contains rat poison. Here is their main declaration: “We … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Little Knowledge


What is true in every other profession is true of theology as well — a little knowledge is a dangerous thing.  The Center for Progressive Theology demonstrates this with utmost clarity in their third statement defining what progressive Christians believe: … Continue reading

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