Thought Crime at University of Illinois

Ken Howell has been fired by the University of Illinois. He was an adjunct professor, teaching a class on Catholicism. He was also on staff at the Newman Center, employed full-time by the Diocese of Peoria. This Newman Center has had a unique program of employing resident theologians who can expand the influence of the…

As Others See Us

In his GC sermon, Ted Wilson expressed some disapproval of learning evangelism techniques from other people. Well, here’s a quote from Lutheran theologian Herman Sasse, showing that Ted isn’t alone in worrying about external techniques. Sasses was worried that Lutherans might learn their evangelism from Seventh-day Adventists. “The optimism and synergism prevalent in America have…