The Gospel of Mark: On Reading a Gospel as Scripture

August 23, 2011

How do we read a Gospel as Scripture? By “Gospel” I mean the literary genre itself. A Gospel announces good news and our canonical Gospels locate this good news in Jesus, particularly his ministry, death and resurrection. It has been common for modern readers to think of the Gospels as primarily or fundamentally history or […]


David Lipscomb (1912)

April 8, 2009

As I continue to study and think about the Texas, Tennessee and Indiana Traditions within Churches of Christ in the first decades of the 20th century, I have¬† been reading through the Gospel Advocate in those early years of the last century.¬† I thought I would provide a sampling of what has interested me in […]