Merton on the Devil

The selection below is Chapter 13 of Thomas Merton’s New Seeds of Contemplation. It’s called The Moral Theology of the Devil. The devil has a whole system of theology and philosophy, which will explain, to anyone who will listen, that created things are evil, that men are evil, that God created evil and that He…More

Marcus Borg: What is God?

I only just discovered Marcus Borg. He’s a “progressive Christian,” I suppose. A liberal theologian, though that meant something different 30 years ago (when he was most active) than it does today. But I’m not drawn to his teaching because of that label. I didn’t know who he was until I saw this video. What…More