blip

blip : Blog of Isaac & Jason :

Entries from July 2007

quotes from Hauerwas

July 26th, 2007 by isaac · 5 Comments

Stanley Hauerwas never gets old. He’s like an aged wine. Well, if he could keep some wine in the cellar it might age properly. But he just can’t keep from publishing books—it’s like one every year! He recently came out with The State of the University. And last year it was his commentary on Matthew […]

[Read more →]

Tags: current events · political power

notes on liberation theology (1)

July 19th, 2007 by isaac · No Comments

Maybe it’s my last name (it’s hispanic), but for whatever reason someone at the big liberal Baptist church in town asked if I would give a talk on liberation theology. Sure, I’ve done a fair bit of reading in that vein of theology (I’m quite a fan of Gutierrez), but I am in no way […]

[Read more →]

Tags: theology

A remnant of light

July 16th, 2007 by isaac · No Comments

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted a sermon. One of the reasons for the hiatus is that I preached a terrible sermon last time and couldn’t bear to post it. But I think I preached a decent sermon yesterday, so I guess I’ll post it. Despite the title of the sermon (“a remnant […]

[Read more →]

Tags: sermons