Author Archives: Bob Felton

Dismal theology-related tweet of the day

Pope Admits He’s Making Up Pretty Much Everything As He Goes https://t.co/mWZx3OtTKJ pic.twitter.com/QeiNDAUYLH — The Babylon Bee (@TheBabylonBee) May 21, 2018 The Babylon Bee is a conservative Christian mock news feed, and they’re never going to be good sports about … Continue reading

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SWBTS Board decides Patterson’s fate tomorrow

The full Board of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary will meet tomorrow to decide what to do about Paige Patterson, who has lately been the center of controversy for his retrograde views of women. My expectation is that the Board will … Continue reading

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Grad-school Original Sin

My hostility to the doctrine of Original Sin is no secret; it’s degrading and harmful nonsense, and I wish that odious teaching could be driven right off the earth. What must be understood here is that Original Sin, in Christian … Continue reading

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Theology-related quote for the day

Complicating matters has been the rock-solid support of white evangelicals for President Trump, a man who has been accused by nearly 20 women of sexual misconduct and has a long history of misogynistic attacks; and for the losing Republican Senate … Continue reading

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Magazine cover of the week

I don’t fault Europe for feeling ill-treated by their American “partners,” and I’ve begun to wonder whether any of us will ever again live in an America that is trusted by anybody, anywhere.

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