Misunderstanding Genesis

Brian Bull, Fritz Guy, & Ervin Taylor, editors. Understanding Genesis: Contemporary Adventist Perspectives. Riverside, CA: Adventist Today Foundation, 2006. This is a volume that seems to be addressed to Seventh-day Adventists who believe evolutionary theory and who want some reassurance that that’s OK. Process theology and the historical-critical method are lifted up as possible refuges…

The Shakers

The Christian Century has an interesting article about the last Shakers, at the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Community in Maine. Among those interviewed, Br. Arnold Hadd, whom we met when we visited there this summer. Arnold Hadd is the last Shaker man on Earth. And you can find him and three “sisters” in the dwindling faith…