C. Michael Patton takes a shot at hipster, emerging, emergent, ancient-future, etc. “Christianity” that is more concerned with being recognizably exotic or cool than being Christian.
I highly recommend the article here.
A good response to everyone who likes to show off their theological chops and name-drop unknown (and unorthodox) theologians in polite conversation.
Until Next Time,
Lyndon “N.T. Wright? I’ve never heard of him. Has he written anything good?” Unger
– (I have heard of NT Wright and I’ve read a fair amount of his stuff. I simply disagree with him regarding things like the number of “historical facts” about Jesus that we can learn from the 4 gospels...or that we even have 4 gospels…or what “the gospel” is…)