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Tolkien as a Theologian Videos

One of my old lecturers at Nottingham University, Alison Milbank (an anglo-catholic associate professor of theology and literature), has produced the following short youtube videos on how JRR Tolkien’s theology connects to his literature.  Check them out.  (The first one … Continue reading

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Women Bishops debate and our view of God

When I started this blog, it was deliberately with the idea that I would avoid talking about what side I would take on ordinary “controversial issues” about Christian ethics etc, precisely because I think that talking about them too much … Continue reading

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Glory in Love – Reeves on Jonathan Edwards

My life, at the minute, consists largely of sitting in the library reading books on my own trying to get my head around difficult, but exciting, subjects to do with the fundamental nature of God.  I find it thoroughly exciting … Continue reading

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Love and Glory-Seeking According to Jonathan Edwards

In a recent post, we’ve looked at the problem of glory-seeking and love – why, if God is so infinitely loving and other-centred, does he seek his own glory?  We’ve seen that part of the answer is the love within … Continue reading

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