The Cruciform Trinity
Tags: Character of God, Crucifixion, Jesus, Kenosis, Love, Trinity
As paradoxical as it sounds, if God is supremely revealed when he stoops to the infinite extremity of becoming his own antithesis on the cross, then we must conclude that stooping to this extremity out…
The Future of Theology
Tags: Kenosis, Open Theism, Roger Olson, Theology, Trinity
Chris Moore via Compfight Roger Olson recently published a blog arguing that there really are no new ideas out there in the realm of theology. Everything has pretty much been thought of or proposed. That…
Was Jesus Really Human Like the Rest of Us?
Tags: Essay, God, Jesus, Kenosis
Did Jesus really live as a human like you and I do? Or did he walk around with special divine powers that we don’t have? In the previous post, I introduced the question: How was…
Did Jesus Have Two Minds?
Tags: Essay, God, Incarnation, Jesus, Kenosis, Omniscience, The Mind
As I laid out in the previous post, I believe Jesus is fully God and fully human. The question is: How is this possible? How do we talk about the way that Jesus was fully…