Category Theology

Waiting for (the) Politico*

As a teenager, I was very involved in my church youth group. Pursuant to that, I attended more than my fair share of special events, music festivals, revivals, retreats, camps, etc. Among the countless sermons I heard at these events, one recurring theme harped on over and over again was that humans have a “God-shaped […]

Acher

A person without good deeds, who nevertheless learns much Torah, is like a horse without a bridle which throws off its rider.   – Elisha ben Abuya, aka, Acher http://www.davidhalperin.net/jewish-faust-heretic-rabbi-the-strange-case-of-elisha-ben-abuya/