The Conservative Resurgence (CR) of the Southern Baptist Convention, an organized movement among grassroots churches to reclaim their institutions from a liberal drift, left us with a convention that is conservative in theology. The revisions to The Baptist Faith and Message from 1998 and 2000 testify to that reality. But conservatism is about more than theology.Continue reading “The Spirit of Conservatism”
Critical theory locates the sin of oppression in systems rather than in individual acts. Consequently, it argues that guilt accrues to all who belong to an oppressive class, regardless of their personal intentions or actions, due to the benefits they receive from the oppression of minorities. To take a prominent example, white men in AmericaContinue reading “The Christological Heresy of Critical Theory”
Founders Ministries has released a new trailer in preparation for their forthcoming By What Standard? “cinedoc.” You can find it here.
In this video, Stephen Michael Feinstein explains how his California Southern Baptist Convention failed to guard against the threat of Critical Theory.
In this article, Neil Shenvi and Pat Sawyer ask, “[W]hat is critical theory? And what should Christians think about it?”
In this article, Mark Coppenger analyzes the “theory” behind Critical Race Theory and Intersectional Theory discussed at the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention in Birmingham, Alabama.
In this article, Tom Ascol explains that the infamous Resolution 9 at the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention, “was ill-advised from the start. I first read the resolution when Al Mohler texted me about the prospect of amending it on Wednesday morning (shortly after it was published). My hot take was that the resolution was aContinue reading “Resolution 9 and the Southern Baptist Convention 2019 (Tom Ascol)”
Progressive Ideological Challenges to Biblical Christianity by Tom Ascol Is There An ‘Evangelical Social Justice Movement’? by Thabiti Anyabwile Yes, the Social Justice Movement Is a Threat to Evangelicals by Tom Ascol Insistence is Not Evidence: A Final Reply to Tom Ascol by Thabiti Anyabwile Rejection is Not a Rebuttal: A Final Reply to Thabiti Anyabwile by Tom Ascol
Is Critical Theory a Threat to Evangelicalism? – A Dialogue with Bradly Mason, Part 1 by Neil Shenvi Is Critical Theory a Threat to Evangelicalism? – A Dialogue with Neil Shenvi, Part 2 by Bradly Mason Is Critical Theory a Threat to Evangelicalism? – A Dialogue with Bradly Mason, Part 3 by Neil Shenvi IsContinue reading “Exchange: Is Critical Theory a Threat to Evangelicalism? (Neil Shenvi and Bradly Mason)”
In Part III of this podcast, R. Albert Mohler, Jr. discusses the infamous Resolution 9 from the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention in Birmingham, Alabama, stating, “Ideas, as we know, do have consequences, and one of the most lamentable consequences, but the main consequence of critical race theory and intersectionality is identity politics, and identity politicsContinue reading “Ideas Have Consequences: Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality in the News from the Southern Baptist Convention (Albert Mohler)”