Another week of various treasures from around the web and world! This is Dress Down Friday for June 8th.
Rachel Stacy, a young Quaker woman and soon to be graduate from Earlham School of Religion, with a double major in religion and chemistry, recently finished her final school project for a class in contemporary religious movements. She decided to do the final research project on convergent Friends and has produced a great introduction.
This is a response to a comment I received yesterday about Quaker theology. The comment was good enough that I decided to write a post about it, because I know that many people have the same questions and challenges it brought up. Theology should be done in a way that is not only sensible (inContinue reading “An Apologetic for a Quaker Theology | Do We Need It (or want it)?”
The normal dress down friday, even though it’s on Sunday this week. Click on the picture, the links are embedded as notes (roll you mouse over the image once you’re on the flickr page). Technorati Tags: advertising, dress down fridays, Paul Newman, timbuk2
Online communities continue to grow Myspace, Virb, Facebook, delicious, flickr, twitter, digg, 30boxes, box.net, etc, etc, all offer a way for people to share and stay in touch. I personally like the attention web 2.0 companies have paid to making the web more interactive in this way. I use many of the services above, andContinue reading “Some Problems with Online Christian Communities | And Why You Should Stay Away”
You scored as Neo orthodox, You are neo-orthodox. You reject the human-centredness and scepticism of liberal theology, but neither do you go to the other extreme and make the Bible the central issue for faith. You believe that Christ is God’s most important revelation to humanity, and the Trinity is hugely important in your theology.Continue reading “I Guess I am a Neo-Orthodox Postmodern Quaker (What on earth does that mean?)”