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Shootings and Samaritans

[Originally written for the ESN blog.  Mainly recycled material.] I found out about the Newtown shooting while working in a pediatric clinic. In between seeing children with sore throats and rashes and sniffles, I would hover over the computer and read more about other children torn apart by gunfire. I...

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On Christian Radicalism

[Originally written for the Emerging Scholars Network blog, but you can see it earlier here.  You should really check it out some day!] For its cover story last month, Christianity Today published an article on contemporary Radicalism.  The article struck me as controversial and provocative because it held out criticism of...