November 2011

Straw in the Wind

Submitted by admin on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 09:22

The headline reads, “U.S. Seminaries Consider Radical Changes.”  An article by G. Jeffrey MacDonald, written on 31 October 2011, reports:

Around the country, schools are testing new approaches to theological education. In California, Claremont School of Theology will require that would-be Christian pastors will soon take some courses alongside future rabbis and imams at an institution to be named Claremont Lincoln University.

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A Helpful Resource

Submitted by admin on Mon, 11/21/2011 - 08:23

With the new church year beginning next Sunday, this book can start us off on the right foot.  Preaching the Gospels without Blaming the Jews by Ronald J. Allen and Clark M. Williamson goes through the three-year cycle of Sunday lectionary readings, showing the positive connections between the Hebrew Bible and the Gospels.