From Our Books: Why Christians Should Care about Their Jewish Roots
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From Our Books: Why Christians Should Care about Their Jewish Roots

Why Christians Should Care about Their Jewish Roots by Nancy Petrey: What more compelling reason can be given for caring about the Jewish roots of our faith than that Jesus was and is Jewish? He is the Jewish Messiah promised to the Jewish people and to the whole world. He was born, lived, died, was raised…

From Our Books: Why the Church Can’t Speak Truth to Power
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From Our Books: Why the Church Can’t Speak Truth to Power

From The Politics of Witness by Allan R. Bevere (@arbevere): All of this means that the church in the modern West is unable to effectively speak truth to power (to turn a phrase popular with some today). The reason is that since Christians have embraced the power politics of the nation state and have chosen…