Duane, one of our patrons, submitted a question about models of atonement theory. Stephen and Kyle respond to this question until Jaran derails the conversation with a comment about liberation theology. The conversation ends after noting the importance of the cross, providing a caution against immanentizing the eschaton, and observing problems with the church seeking political power.
Stephen Russell earned a degree in European Studies at George Mason University (1986-1988), and an M.A. in Church History and Theology at Wheaton Graduate School (1989). His voluntary service experiences include two summers in Germany (1978, 1982), Choice Books (1981), and a halfway house for parolees (1980). He taught in Christian schools for five years and worked at Choice Books for seventeen years. During a seven month stay in Israel (2006), he wrote a book on nonresistance, Overcoming Evil God’s Way.Read More