Douglas John Hall

Creaturehood, Sonship, and Performed Humanity: Prayer and Theological Anthropology

Creaturehood, Sonship, and Performed Humanity: Prayer and Theological Anthropology

Prayer, as a performance of the divine-human covenantal relationship, is one that provides the basis for human-human (and human-creation) covenantal living and transports it into the Divine Life. The practice of prayer acknowledges humanity’s inability to labour fruitfully apart from God’s labour. (Ps 127)

The "God of Justice" is an Idol

The "God of Justice" is an Idol

What worries me is that our ethical discernment is based upon our communal conceptualization of the “God of Justice” – a god that often looks radically different than the God revealed in Jesus Christ.