January 25, 2005
Nature, nurture, doing and being
The comment thread to the previous post has brought up some interesting points that I've been pondering. La Lubu thinks...
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January 20, 2005
Mother Nature, she's a single woman too
A Catholic blogger recently wrote an anti-contraception post, which led a commenter to accuse him of thinking women are "reproductive...
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January 16, 2005
The order of beneficence
One more point that came up in the cult-of-Eros discussion was about the balance between love owed to intimates and...
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January 13, 2005
Everlasting love
In the comments to my last post, both Lee and Christopher suggested that perhaps the problem isn't that people worship...
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January 11, 2005
Who's making an idol?
There's more I could say about free will, but frankly I'm getting tired of the subject, so I'll give it...
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December 28, 2004
The silence of the Lamb
I'm having a slow afternoon at work, so I thought I'd comment on something from a while back. Before I...
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December 02, 2004
Dirty laundry
After going to my second Beta class last night, where at least 25% of my discussion table was homosexual, I...
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November 22, 2004
Family as idol
Jennifer's recent post linking to an article on gender-selective technology started me on a train of thought, or perhaps continued...
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September 22, 2004
The real you
The comments to yesterday's post turned into a discussion of individualism, and how it relates to Christian life. The subject...
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September 20, 2004
Put away that toothpaste!
OK, even in my less-than-stellar condition, this made me laugh. Especially the comments. ("Better switch to Arm and Hammer toothpaste,...
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September 09, 2004
Touch that third rail, baby!
The former Captain Inertia, who for some reason has switched to a new blog with the equally delightful name of...
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September 07, 2004
She stoops to conquer
Rilina recently wrestled with the infamous Ephesians 5, and her commenter Synaesthete offered a novel defense of a male-only priesthood:...
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June 14, 2004
The woman at the well
Hugo Schwyzer has been posting about rape and the politics of consent, which in the comments to this post turned...
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May 14, 2004
Sed contra
Thanks for the words of support regarding my back. It's somewhat better today, and since I'm stuck at my desk...
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May 07, 2004
The opposite sex
So, as advertised, I'm getting around to women's ordination again. Back in part one of this discussion I asked about...
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May 05, 2004
More on women's ordination
No, I haven't forgotten the subject, I'm just chewing on it. In the meantime, Tripp at Anglobaptist examines 1 Timothy...
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March 18, 2004
Carrot and stick
Jennifer, in a post she has now taken down, linked back to this lecture on abortion by Stanley Hauerwas. I...
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February 26, 2004
In the comments to the previous post, Matthias wrote: All this crap about who sleeps where and who puts what...
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February 25, 2004
That issue that won't go away
Last week at Bible study, the pastor told us his bishop wanted him to find out his congregation's opinions on...
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January 21, 2004
What a woman wants
Over the last few months I've been having this drawn-out argument with Telford about Ephesians 5, set off by how...
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November 20, 2003
Reaction formation
Peter Nixon asks if Virginia Postrel's criticism of evangelicals is fair: As I've said before, saying that homosexuality is wrong...
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November 14, 2003
A gender-conscious blogwatch
Sgt. Stryker posted his remarks that I quoted earlier on his own blog, with more comments. This set Peter Nixon...
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November 12, 2003
Promise Keepers
Allen's passing mention of the Promise Keepers reminded me of a remarkable piece I read a few years back, by...
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November 11, 2003
More on the man problem
From Peter Nixon: When I made my Cursillo, I encountered a lot of men who, at my age, were a...
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November 07, 2003
Men, men, men, men
Donald Sensing has a long post protesting the feminization of church. Allen Brill begs to differ. I agree with Allen...
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October 29, 2003
Cuss and discuss
One apparent result of the Andrew Sullivan fracas was that I found myself on the blogroll of Ex-Gay Watch, whose...
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October 20, 2003
A sign of the coming Apocalypse
At least, that's one way to take the fact that I wrote a post that got approving links from two...
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October 16, 2003
On the turning away
There's been a lot of discussion in the Catholic blogosphere lately over the fact that Andrew Sullivan seems to have...
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September 12, 2003
Drawing the lines
It has come to my attention, through the comments below, that I misrepresented David Heddle. Sorry! I think a lot...
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September 11, 2003
Male and female he created them
So last night I posted two views on women's ordination, but I didn't say what I thought about it all....
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September 10, 2003
Headship, bodyship, and speaking in church
Telford has the first draft of his defense of women's ordination up, and is inviting feedback. And if you like...
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July 24, 2003
One love
I dropped out of the marriage discussion after a couple posts, but Lynn has gone on with a lot of...
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