Weekly Reads (March 14)
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.
Laura Norris, “A Conversion of Vocation”
Kenneth O’Shaughnessy, “Sweatin’ To the Oldies with Ephrem the Syrian”
Jeff Reid, “Pursuing the Rainbow’s End”
Chris Smith, “Are You Willing to Cross That Bridge? A Review of Selma”
Charles Heyworth, “The Problem of Prophecy”
Johann Byrkett, “Even in the Valley the Stars Still Shine”
From Our Authors
Jacob Prahlow, Pursuing Veritas, “Early Christianity, Method, and the Body”
Johanna Byrkett, Ancient Words, “Lent Week 3: Seeing Eyes”
Ben Cabe, Ben Cabe Blog, “Following Egeria by Fr. Lawrence Farley—Book Review”
Across the Internet
Peter J. Leithart, First Things, “Practical Ecumenism”
Christopher Caldwell, Wall Street Journal, “Calvin and Hobbes: America’s Most Profound Comic Strip”
Thomas Storck, Ethika Politika, “What is the Christian Understanding of the Social Order?”
Carl R. Trueman, First Things, “History, Evangelicals, and Protestantism”
Bradley J. Birzer, The Imaginative Conservative, “Tolkien’s Hope for the Modern World”
Frank Powell, Relevant Magazine, “4 Divides the Church Needs to Cross“