Editor’s note: The following interview appears in the Fall 2020 issue of Eikon. Ryan T. Anderson is the William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow in American Principles & Public Policy and Founding Editor of Public Discourse. Andrew T. Walker is Associate Professor of Christian Ethics at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and the Executive Editor...Read
Editor’s note: The following essay appears in the Fall 2020 issue of Eikon. Introduction For much of the twentieth century, Protestants, especially Reformed Evangelical ones, viewed natural law with suspicion at best. It was frequently alleged to be the product of Roman Catholic theology, Enlightenment philosophy, or some combination of both. But recent scholarly attitudes,...Read
Creation or Nature? Or both? Oliver O’Donovan and Carl F. H. Henry on Natural Law, the imago Dei, Creation, and Gender Distinctions.
Editor’s note: The following essay appears in the Fall 2020 issue of Eikon. As the distinction between the genders continues to be erased, Christians must wrestle with how they will engage their non-Christian, secular neighbors with what they know to be true about God’s world. In engaging their neighbors, Christians have God’s special revelation that...Read
Editor’s Note: The following essay appears in the Fall 2020 issue of Eikon. “It doesn’t matter who you click with,” declared a 2017 tweet from KLM Royal Dutch Airlines in 2017. Accompanying the tweet were three pairs of rainbow-colored seat belt ends: the first pair had two female ends facing each other, the second two...Read
“A radical question for a conservative church”: Should the Christian and Missionary Alliance Call Women “Pastors”?
Editor’s note: The following essay appears in the Fall 2020 issue of Eikon. Introduction The Christian and Missionary Alliance (C&MA) is an evangelical denomination of roughly 2,000 churches and 500,000 members in the United States. A. B. Simpson started the movement in the late nineteenth century as a multi-denominational coalition of Christians and churches committed...Read