Why I Won’t Share the Video of Walter Scott’s Murder

We’ve all seen the video. Despicable. Deplorable. Damnable. Michael T. Slager murdered Walter Scott–It’s as simple as that. But, I cannot help but be slightly disturbed at the rate in Continue Reading →

The Suffering of the World and the Pathos of YHWH (Conclusion)

It is precisely at this juncture that the canopy must open wide to incorporate a more inclusive view of God’s pathos towards all of humanity. However, this goal can only Continue Reading →

The Suffering of God: Divine Pathos and Prophetic Embodiment

Previous post here…  When Israel ceases to understand the Exodus narrative as normative they forfeit their God-given destiny and mission. In turn, they pervert the covenantal relationship that once took Continue Reading →

The Suffering of God: Pain and the Drama of Israel

See previous post here… YHWH’s suffering is a theme that is present throughout the Old Testament narrative. From the beginning, YHWH willingly enters into the suffering of creation. Stated differently, Continue Reading →

God Bless America

Ignoring challenging passages in the Bible is perfectly fine. We have to be realistic. God understands that we will never be able to live up to some of the Biblical Continue Reading →