We run our website the way we wished the whole internet worked: we provide high quality original content with no ads. We are funded solely by your direct support. Please consider supporting this project.

Podcast: Why Take ‘Turn the Other Cheek’ Seriously and Not Divorce?

Greg discusses divorce and pacifism.

CheekDivorce

Send Questions To:

Dan: @thatdankent
Email: askgregboyd@gmail.com
Twitter: @reKnewOrg


Greg’s new book: Inspired Imperfection
Dan’s new book: Confident Humility


Subscribe:

    Stitcher        

Category:
Tags: ,

Related Reading

Was the Early Church Pacifistic? A Response to Paul Copan (#11)

In Crucifixion of the Warrior God (CWG) I argue that Jesus and Paul instruct Christians to love and bless their enemies and to unconditionally refrain from violence (e.g. Matt 5:39-45; Rom 12:14-21). Moreover, I argue that this was the prevailing attitude of Christians prior to the fourth century when the Church aligned itself with the…

Podcast: What are the Grounds for Divorce?

Greg discusses divorce, dead marriages, and sexual unfaithfulness. http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0204.mp3

Tags:

Memorial Day

For Memorial Day, we thought we would repost Greg’s thoughts from 2007. In this post, Greg expresses his conflicted feelings over this holiday and gives a brief defense of Christian pacifism.  *** Hope you all had a happy Memorial Day. (Isn’t that something of a misnomer — a happy time remembering people killed in war?) Memorial Day…

Responding to Critics On A Pacifist View of the Syrian Crisis

On September 3rd, I wrote a post entitled What I – a Pacifist – Would Say to Obama About the Syrian Crisis in response to a number of questions I was getting, and judging from the “shares” and Twitter activity, this essay seems to have struck a chord. Not surprisingly, it also generated some criticism, for…

What is the Matthew Exception Clause? (podcast)

Greg points his theological laser at marriage and divorce.  Episode 679 http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0679.mp3

Tags:

Should a Christian Serve as a Military Chaplain? (podcast)

Greg argues that both hot water and cold water are good.  Episode 530 http://traffic.libsyn.com/askgregboyd/Episode_0530.mp3