tamed cynic

"Jesus Christ is Lord. Everything else is bullshit."
-- Stanley Hauerwas

Recent "Ask Jason" Questions

From: Mike M

April 27, 2020
Like many upper middle class mainline Protestants, which is to say white Christians, I’ve long taken issue with the concept of divine wrath, believing it to . . . .

From: Corban T

April 24, 2020
Our faith is one of the ways God works out his electing will in the world. God elects some for faith, as Paul concludes in Romans 9-11, to herald the work of . . . .

From: Corban T

April 24, 2020
Calvin himself referred to (double) predestination as a “dreadful and horrible decree,” which should suffice as an indication of how far Calvin’s doctrine had . . . .

Recent Sermons

Jason Micheli

August 2, 2020

Jason Micheli

Length: 19:30

July 26, 2020

Jason Micheli

Length: 23:29

July 19, 2020
St. Paul never said: While we were yet sinners, Christ died for us, on the condition that after a reasonable length of time we would be the kind of people no one would ever have had to die for in the first place. Otherwise the whole deal is off.
Robert Capon in "Between Noon and Three"

Recent Podcasts

Episode #271

Guest: Simeon Zahl

Jason Micheli

August 8, 2020

Episode #270

Guest: Fleming Rutledge

Jason Micheli

July 31, 2020

Episode #269

Guest: Ryan Newson

Jason Micheli

July 24, 2020
But God proves his love for us in that while we still were sinners Christ died for us.
Romans 5:8

Recent Videos

Books by Jason Micheli

Cancer Is Funny: Keeping Faith in Stage-Serious Chemo

Jason Micheli

December 1, 2016

Living in Sin: Making Marriage Work between I Do and Death

Jason Micheli

June 2, 2019

Book reviews by Jason Micheli

Book Review The Meaning of Protestant Theology by Phillip Cary
Augstine, Luther, and the Gospel that Gives Us Christ
by Jason Micheli
May 18, 2020
The Essential Forde by Gerhard O. Forde
Accidental Preacher by Will Willimon
The Least of These by Carla Swafford Works
Barth in Conversation 1964-1968
New books that are shaping conversations in theology
by Jason Micheli
May 14, 2020
That All Shall Be Saved by David Bentley Hart
David Bentley Hart’s polemic against the alleged doctrine of eternal hell
by Jason Micheli
December 9, 2019
There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.
Romans 8:1

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