Theology & Spirituality

Weekly Reads {August 1}

Happy weekend, dear readers!

Here is a round-up of different religion, theology, and current events articles from our own authors and across the internet.

The following articles do not necessarily reflect the views or mission of Conciliar Post. These articles have been selected based on their prevalence across popular blogs and social media and their relevance to current events. We invite you to engage in friendly and positive discussion about these articles.

If you read a thought-provoking or well-written article that did not make this list, please share the link with us in the comments section.

Conciliar Post

Laura Norris, “Women and the LCMS Church

Kenneth O’Shaughnessy, “Two Thieves

Jeff Reid, “Patience: Natural Heart’s-Ivy

John Ehrett, “The Transformative Power of Paradox

Matthew Bryan, “Strange Bedfellows: Church and State

Johanna Byrkett, “The Liturgy of Home: Place and Practise

From Our Authors

Chris Casberg, Funny Redeemed, “The Benedict Society, a Pragmatic, Local Application of Rod Dreher’s Benedict Option

Jacob Prahlow, Pursuing Veritas, “Bible Translations, Not Inspired (Redux)

Jody Byrkett, Humane Pursuits, Tosha the Brave and Peanut Butter Socks

Across the Internet

James Martin, S.J., America Magazine, “Grieving Cecil…and South Sudan

Peter J. Leithart, First Things, “The Nation, the Church, and the Immigrants

Scott Sauls, Relevant Magazine, “Justice for All in the Abortion Debate

Ryan T. Anderson, First Things, Why Is Religious Freedom at Risk?

Peter Kalkavage, The Imaginative Conservative,Dante’s Global Vision: Seeing and Being Seen in the Divine Comedy”


Conciliar Post Weekly Reads

Conciliar Post Weekly Reads

Weekly reads is a gathering together of articles that hit the internet in the past week—from Conciliar Post authors and from other authors around the world. The Conciliar Post authors and editors work together to make this a weekly resource on Conciliar Post.

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