Go and Make Disciples – You didn’t mean us, did you?

Here’s an interesting Biblical interpretation “fun fact”. The greatest majority of Protestants in the 16th century thought that the command of Jesus to go and make disciples (Matt 28: 17-20) didn’t apply to them. Jesus was speaking to the apostles and most people thought Jesus’ statement applied only to the apostles. They also believed that since the apostles had done just […]

A Dangerous Idea

I’ve been reading Alister McGrath’s Christianity’s Dangerous Idea: The Protestant Revolution- A history from the sixteenth century to the twenty-first. It’s an interesting book and even though I haven’t quite finished it yet,  it has gotten me thinking about the “dangerous idea”. The dangerous idea according to McGrath is that “all Christians have the right […]