Weekly Reads (March 7)
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.
Ryan Shinkel, “In Defense of Nagel: Part IV”
George Aldhizer, “Sects Positions: How God Became God”
Amanda Barber, “Freedom”
Various Authors, “Round Table: Genesis and the Origins of the Universe”
Jacob Prahlow, “Reformed Theologies?: A Contemporary Comparison”
Benjamin Winter, “My Journey to Catholicism: Part I”
From Our Authors
Johanna Byrkett, Ancient Words, “Lent Week 2: Remember”
Jacob Prahlow, Pursuing Veritas, “Five Things Everyone Should Know About the Bible”
Across the Internet
George Weigel, First Things, “No Fighting God”
Ryan T. Anderson and Leslie Ford, The Wall Street Journal, “A Fight to Keep Catholic Schools Catholic”
Michael Bradley, Ethika Politika, “Theology in the Curriculum: What’s Happening at Notre Dame?”
John Pavlovitz, Relevant Magazine, “Have We Made the Bible Into An Idol?”
Justin B. McBrayer, The New York Times Opinionator, “Why Our Children Don’t Think There Are Moral Facts”
John Wilson, First Things, “Books of 2014: From Beetles to Desert Fathers”
Robert H. Bork, The Imaginative Conservative, “The Role of Natural Law in the Constitution”
David Gibson, American Magazine, “Cardinal Timothy Dolan: Islamic State Is Muslim Like Irish Republic Army Was Catholic”