Ask A Theologian: Xmas or Christmas?

Ask A Theologian: Xmas or Christmas?

Ask A Theologian: Xmas or Christmas?  Written By  Is it okay to use the abbreviation Xmas for Christmas? Some people think it is disrespectful, but I’ve heard that it is an ancient and respectful usage. Response: I concur with your reading of the history. X is the...
Ask A Theologian: Christ’s Second Coming

Ask A Theologian: Christ’s Second Coming

Ask A Theologian: Christ’s Second Coming  Written By  In what ways should my belief that Christ will return again impact my lifelong journey of spiritual growth? Response: Well, there are several ways to think about that question. On the one hand, an answer...
Ask A Theologian: Same God?

Ask A Theologian: Same God?

Ask A Theologian: Same God?  Written By  Do Jews, Christians, and Muslims worship the same God? Response: That is a dynamite question! The conversations and arguments regarding this query are legion, ancient, and modern. So, here are a few perspectives one might...