A. T. Jones on Christology in the Book of Hebrews

As I’ve mentioned, I’m taking a  class this week on the Development of SDA Theology from George Knight in Walla Walla, WA. Today we were talking about Christological issues, including the teaching of A. T. Jones in the 1890s. Jones based his understanding of the human nature of Christ on Biblical exegesis, especially on texts…

Gay Marriage and Civil Rights

Proponents of gay marriage have tried to make it analogous to the civil rights struggles of African Americans, equating sexual behavior with racial identity. Hopefully they will take a lesson from the passage of Proposition 8 in California that this is not a legitimate comparison–the African American community sent a very clear message, supporting Proposition…

Feeling Old

The Baby Boomers had two presidents (both of whom represented different aspects of the angst of their generation); now the torch has been passed to Generation X (those born 1961-1981). Suddenly I feel old and tired, now that the president is my age. More importantly, I wonder which aspects of our generation’s angst will reveal…