Daily Archives: December 14, 2009

The Baptized Body by Peter Leithart

In light of current debates of Leithart’s Baptismal theology, here’s his latest work free on-line. What does baptism do to the baptized? Nothing? Something? In this study, Peter Leithart examines this single question of baptismal efficacy. He challenges several common … Continue reading

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Exhortation: Death and Resurrection

In Paul’s letter to the Philippians, Paul begins in chapter three by calling us to rejoice in the Lord. In verse 9-11, he calls us to die and then he calls us to know the power of Jesus’ resurrection. This … Continue reading

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Sexual Abuse in the Roman Catholic Church

The more than 12,000 pages of documents relating to lawsuits alleging decades of sexual abuse of children by its priests have now been released. Cardinal Egan, who defended the secrecy of these documents concludes his op-ed in the New York Times  by … Continue reading

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Arise, Sons of the Kingdom

This morning at Providence we sang one of the most glorious Advent hymns called: Arise, Sons of the Kingdom. Here is the first verse: Arise, sons of the kingdom! The King is drawing nigh; Arise, and hail with gladness The … Continue reading

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