An evaluation of the social gospel is not a simple matter. As we have seen, it provided a much-needed new awareness about complex social challenges facing newly industrialized America. However, it also had serious weaknesses as well, being inf…
What did theological liberalism actually do? James Heidinger shares the tenets of that theological shift.
What did Bonhoeffer think about the theology he found upon his arrival in America? James Heidinger weighs in.
What is the big deal about doctrine? James Heidinger shares why what we hold as truth is more important than we might realize.
The rise of theological liberalism within Methodism and Protestant America cannot be understood apart from an understanding of the socio-economic changes that took place in America during the last half of the nineteenth century. No one event alone can explain the change as America was being transformed from a predominantly agrarian to an industrialized society.
This generation of Christians, who still may not be convinced of the humanity of the child growing in the womb, should know about what has been called the Precautionary Principle. Read more today from James V. Heidinger II as he presents one argument against abortion.