Category Archives: Book Reviews

Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 6 (Conclusions)

We are considering one of the latest, and most favorably reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage, Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. At this point, the defense rests. We could move on to … Continue reading

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Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 5 (1 Cor 6:9-10)

We are considering one of the latest, and best reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage, Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. This is just part 5, but already I’m sure the back … Continue reading

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Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 4 (Romans 1)

We are considering one of the latest, and best reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage, Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. Rom 1 For most Christians, Romans 1 is the central verse … Continue reading

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Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 3 (Sodom & Gomorrah, Leviticus)

We are considering one of the latest, and best reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage, Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. Sodom and Gomorrah Vines next begins working through the six passages … Continue reading

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Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 2 (Ancient history, Celibacy, Adam & Eve)

We are considering one of the latest, and best reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage, Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. Ancient history Vines points out that in Paul’s time, Greek men … Continue reading

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Vines: God and the Gay Christian, Part 1 (Experience, Celibacy, Lust)

One of the latest, and best reviewed, books supporting Christian gay marriage is Matthew Vines’ God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. Matthew Vines’ book has been hailed by evangelical authors such as Tony Campolo and … Continue reading

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N. T. Wright: The Paul Debate

N. T. Wright has written a new book on the theology of Paul, The Paul Debate: Critical Questions for Understanding the Apostle, scheduled for release October 1, published by Baylor University Press. I have been given a pre-release version to … Continue reading

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John Mark Hicks Reviews When Shovels Break

Michael Shanks has published When Shovels Break, a sequel to his Muscle and a Shovel, another novelized treatment of his theology. Shanks asked me to read and review his new book, but having spent so much time on Muscle and a … Continue reading

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Experimental Theology: A Review by Richard Beck of Living Into Community

So I’ve been disagreeing with some materials quoted by Richard Beck on sexuality. But as I’ve said before, I’m a fan of Beck’s blog and read it avidly. Just the other day, he reviewed a book by Christine D. Pohl, Living … Continue reading

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New Post Up at Wineskins: N. T. Wright’s The Meal Jesus Gave Us

Reflections on N. T. Wright’s 1999 book The Meal Jesus Gave Us: Understanding Holy Communion. 

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