Theology

The Walking Dead and the Presence of Evil in the World

It is interesting to see the workings of a fallen society within the world of the Walking Dead. There are no more institutions, either civil government or the Church, and therefore people are left to fend for themselves. The series illustrates the veneer that is civil society; remove the societal constraints of government and the Church and people descend back …

Christmas

The Bible begins in Genesis by recording: “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light. And God saw …

Festival of the Holy Trinity

On Sunday, June 1st the Church on earth celebrated the Festival of the Holy Trinity, also known as Trinity Sunday. The Lutheran lectionary for this year’s festival used texts from Psalm 29, Isaiah 6:1-8, Acts 2:14a, 22-36, and John 3:1-17. The reading from Isaiah is actually one of my favorite texts in the Bible. Do you know that the Apostle …