Category: Sex and Marriage

  • The Meaning of Marriage

    The Meaning of Marriage

    In two years I’ll have taught in seminary for half my life. Many professors who have taught for a while develop catch phrases or inspirational sayings that are suitable for framing. Here’s mine: “The sand of heresy in the oyster of orthodoxy produces the pearl of right doctrine.” I know, right? The point of this…

  • The Meaning of Sex

    The Meaning of Sex

    Why did God make us male and female? This is the conclusion of my sermon last Sunday. My thought was helped by J. Budziszewski, On the Meaning of Sex and Abigail Favale, The Genesis of Gender. Both are excellent and provocative books. The world that God created requires hard and soft power. Life doesn’t work…