Tag: ministry

Male & Female Created He Them…

man with zigurrat

As a theologian I often struggle with ways to translate conversation in the academy into useful materials for the church.  What follows is a sermon that I preached in May 2008 when the Revised Common Lectionary presented the challenge of…

Whence the bishop?

icon of a bishop

In a previous post we discussed Derrida's claim that an adequate translation can only be made when we understand not only the grammar and vocabulary of a language, but also the rhetorical uses of the language, as well as the…