Category Archives: Political Theology

Conference: Love & Humility in Politics

Biola University’s Center for Christian Thought is hosting a conference on love and humility in politics on September 16th to 17th. Details for registration can be found here. Advertisements

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Several Upcoming Thomistic Events

Three announcements for upcoming events centering on the thoughts of Thomas Aquinas (thanks to Edward Feser for making me aware of these). First, the Albertus Magnus Center for Scholastic Studies is hosting a non-accredited summer seminar on “The Transcendent Christ: St. Paul’s … Continue reading

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Review: Political Augustinianism, by Michael S. Bruno

Michael J. S. Bruno, Political Augustinianism: Modern Interpretations of Augustine’s Political Thought (Minneapolis: Fortress, 2014), 347 pages. Amazon | Fortress In recent years, Christians have increasingly turned to Augustine’s social and political thought as a source to re-envision our now familiar debates on the … Continue reading

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Review: Migrations of the Holy by William Cavanaugh

William T. Cavanaugh, Migrations of the Holy: God, State, and the Political Meaning of the Church (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2011), 200 pages. I would like to thank Eerdmans for providing a review copy. Amazon | Eerdmans  Migrations of the Holy is the latest … Continue reading

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Review: Kingdoms Apart, ed. by Ryan McIlhenny

Ryan C. McIlhenny, ed., Kingdoms Apart: Engaging the Two Kingdoms Perspective (Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2013), 284 pages. I would like to thank P&R Publishing for providing a review copy. Amazon | P&R With recent intra-Reformed debates swirling around the role of Christianity in … Continue reading

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Review: Natural Law & the Two Kingdoms, Part 2

This continues a book review of David VanDrunen’s Natural Law and the Two Kingdoms: A Study in the Development of Reformed Social Thought that began here. In part one, I gave a synopsis of the book’s main argument, and in … Continue reading

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Review: Natural Law & the Two Kingdoms, Part 1

David VanDrunen, Natural Law and the Two Kingdoms: A Study in the Development of Reformed Social Thought (Grand Rapids: 2010), 466 pages. Amazon | Eerdmans When most people hear “Two Kingdoms theology” they think of Lutherans. When most people hear “natural law theory” … Continue reading

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