Stephen Colbert on Being a “Fool for Christ”

The following excerpt is originally from an article of The Gospel Coalition by Trevin Wax on September 29, 2015. To read the full article, click here. If, ten years ago, someone had told me that today I would be writing an article about the theology of a late-night talk show host, I wouldn’t have believed it. […]

“Identity and Idolatry: The Image of God and its Inversion” by Richard Lints

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” (Genesis 1:27) Genesis 1:26-27 has served as the locus of most theological anthropologies in the central Christian tradition. However, Richard Lints observes that too rarely have these verses been understood as conceptually interwoven […]

Calvin on the Image of God and Social Justice

In Generous Justice, Timothy Keller suggests that “the Bible gives believers two basic motivations [for doing justice]–joyful awe before the goodness of God’s creation, and the experience of God’s grace in redemption.” John Calvin offers a stirring reflection on the former in his Institutes of the Christian Religion. Calvin claims that considering the image of God in our fellow […]

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