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Topic: Theological Education

September 29, 2009

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Religion after the recession
  • Black-belt rabbi: “This is hard”
  • “Look at me, I’m a leader”
  • The new needy
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September 19, 2012

Michael Jinkins: They're called students, not customers

Theological education isn’t about the transmission of information for which a customer pays but the transformation of people. And transformation is often an uncomfortable process.

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May 20, 2009

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • A rally for the Sabbath
  • Fat at 40; a marathoner at 66
  • Without muses, where do we find inspiration?
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August 1, 2011

Carol Howard Merritt: The ties that bind churches and seminaries

How can we strengthen the relationship of pastors and churches with seminaries?

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February 3, 2009

Tuesday's News & Ideas

Are excessive activities a sign of an ailing church? Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, worries about church bulletin boards that are overstuffed with announcements. Is there room left for God? For listening to the Christ who prays in and through the one in the pew beside you?

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March 7, 2011

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Pastor Peterson
  • Bad Mass = Weak faith
  • Loyalty dance
  • Christian frat bros
  • Myriad ways the world could end
  • The happiest man in the U.S.
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March 16, 2010

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Dawkins Down Under
  • ‘Generations of damage’
  • Training leaders, not just pastors
  • Latinos becoming secularized
  • Sabbath unplugged
  • Congregational finances and spiritual vitality
  • Supersonic jump
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June 4, 2013

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Perils of an improv pope
  • Calvin College president Q&A
  • Welby on gay marriage bill
  • Wickedness & moral certainty
  • Yellowstone Institute's Baptist ethos
  • 15 perks for rich people
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January 4, 2010

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Black, white and mega
  • Living theology
  • Look, up ahead, it’s . . .
  • Wafer dispenser flap
  • Final column from Steinfels
  • Quiet revolution
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February 25, 2013

Monday's News & Ideas

  • UK's senior Cardinal resigns
  • Papacy as job
  • New Vanderbilt divinity dean
  • NYC houses of worship
  • Church says goodbye
  • Lost in the Cosmos
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