Arts & Culture BooksThomas P. RauschNovember 15, 2019
Two new books show that Christian approaches to salvation are not as monolithic as one might think.
Faith Faith and ReasonThomas P. RauschMay 14, 2019
The work of IOTA could help move the ecumenical movement forward. IOTA plans to meet every four years, on the model of the Olympics. It could become a blessing for all the church.
Arts & Culture BooksThomas P. RauschMarch 20, 2018
Review of Ross Douthat's latest book, "To Change the Church." While the church always strives to honor what Jesus said about divorce and remarriage, it has made pastoral accommodations since its earliest days.
Arts & Culture BooksThomas P. RauschFebruary 16, 2017
The Islamic Jesus draws on the presentation of Christ in the Quran to find new common ground for the People of the Book.
Thomas P. RauschJanuary 07, 2016
In the West there are new obstacles to ecumenism.
Thomas P. RauschJanuary 22, 2015
The words had a vaguely alien sound: postcolonial, mujerista, queer, eco-theological. But as I sat on our theology department’s hiring committee and read applicants’ dossiers, it was clear that the thinking behind these labels is shaping the work of many who are finishing doctoral studie
Faith in FocusThomas P. RauschOctober 29, 2014
Thinking with the church in El Salvador
BooksThomas P. RauschMarch 12, 2014
Icons of Hope John Thiel rsquo s creative effort to explore Christian belief in eternal life is clearly the work of a major theological thinker Focusing on the eschata the classical four last things mdash heaven hell death and judgment mdash Thiel rejects Kant rsquo s position on the limitatio