Essential for our day
Carl Trueman summarises the way John Scotus Erigena, perhaps the greatest thinker of the early Middle Ages, approached the problem of evil: — Read on thinktheology.co.uk/blog/article/john_scotus_erigena_and_the_hole_in_our_socks Was listening was a church history lecture and this topic came up. Interesting imagery.
A new Study Bible using the commentary of the Early Church Fathers
Schmemann’s main point, in my reading of the book, is this: The Eucharist is the entire service, the whole of the Liturgy.
The image of the cross immediately brings to mind that sacrifice. That symbol has been imbued with a power beyond mere words. Likewise the bread and wine of communion have been imbued with power. Jesus said we must eat his flesh and drink his blood.
Open the eyes of our mind
A modern American low church, nondenominational experience seems like a bland saltine cracker compared to the majestic cake of ancient rites and liturgy.
How the Daily Office is Different from a “Quiet Time” How the Daily Office is Different from a “Quiet Time” — Read on anglicanpastor.com/how-the-daily-office-is-different-from-a-quiet-time/
Our Favorite Heresies of 2018: Experts Weigh In | News & Reporting | Christianity Today — Read on http://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2018/october/evangelicals-favorite-heresies-ligonier-theology-survey.html