Read More. Frank Schaefer said he hoped the denomination would change its policies before his son could finish theological training. So too have many of his fellow progressive Christians. Introducing… Julian of Norwich. How does religious doctrine on homosexuality respond to the longings for spirituality and community from congregants and family members who are gay?
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We need to take seriously the form of the Bible, the fact that it has different voices over hundreds of years, many different literary genres and political agendas. McLaren has been active in networking and mentoring church planters and pastors since the mids, and has assisted in the development of several new churches. But you have a critique of evangelicalism? In Uncategorized.
He was denounced by evangelical critics, many of whom had already viewed him as theologically suspect.