Blog Posts by Carl Trueman

Doctrinal Atomism and Theological Adamism

Article by   January 2013
A few posts ago I raised the question of the stability of individual confessional points when isolated from a more elaborate confessional framework. Perhaps I might coin a term at this point: doctrinal atomism, defined as the ability to hold... continue

Marvin Olasky Interviews Rosaria Butterfield

Article by   January 2013
Patrick Henry College have posted a video of Marvin Olasky interviewing Rosaria Butterfield, author of Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert.  It can be viewed here.... continue

The Venerable Frank, Patron Saint of Us Cranks

Article by   January 2013
Ok, I assume that the same kind of irrelevant anti-Establishment middle aged cranks who read the irrelevant anti-Establishment middle aged cranks on Ref21 also read the evangelically de-centred gospelite Others at TeamPyro, but, just in case any of you don't,... continue

Chalke it up to experience!

Article by   January 2013
British evangelical leader, Steve Chalke, has now come to accept the legitimacy of monogamous homosexual unions in a Christian context, or so reports the UK's Independent.  This is of more than just passing interest because Chalke famously caused a furore... continue

Adam and Eve and Pinch Me

Article by   January 2013
The schedule for the Gospel Coalition's biennial conference this spring is now available.  The line-up makes for interesting reading and it is definitely good to see that the question of Adam and Eve's historicity will be addressed.  It is one... continue

The Body Politics

Article by   January 2013
It seems it might be helpful to clarify my earlier reference to preachers merely setting up virtual equivalents of themselves to carry the church into the indefinite future.Nobody, as far as I know, has yet made the suggestion - although... continue

From High Priest to Heretic

Article by   January 2013
Here is a fascinating interview with Jaron Lanier, web-insider who is now doing the Winston Smith thing.I was particularly impressed by this paragraph:Lanier has another problem with the techno-utopians, though. It's not just that they've crashed the economy, but that... continue

Proust, Paglia and Exit Wounds

Article by   January 2013
This video has been doing the rounds over the last few days.  It is difficult to tell if it is ironic or not; though 'American Christian feminists' makes me think the (male) Catholic priests who during my youth flooded into... continue

Make Mine a Double!

Article by   January 2013
It was good to be a middle aged has-been (or, perhaps more accurately, 'never-was') this Christmas.  While I poured myself a brandy and listened at leisure to the long-awaited Celebration Day and Mark Knopfler's new album, Privateering, I took some... continue

Gordon on Turkle on Technology

Article by   January 2013
The latest edition of Ordained Servant, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church's journal for officebearers is online.  Of particular interest is T. David Gordon's review of Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other by M.I.T.professor, Sherry... continue
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