Miscellanies: Other Thoughts Worth Reading (11/1)
A map of how remote each place in the world is based on the nearest city and ease of travel. Pretty cool… and scary for those seeking a good place for solitude.
Kevin Vanhoozer’s theses on theological interpretation – in part arguing for the pastor-theologian.
Against Dan Kimball’s idea that people “like Jesus” but not the church…
A challenging read against expository preaching. The thrust of it is preachers are to be like John the Baptist, a Witness to the Word, and not to confuse the preacher/sermon with the Word, Jesus himself.
For the really theologically studious, an important defense of the trendy criticism of the filioque clause, that the Spirit proceeds from the Father and the Son.