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Intentional community extended

Christianity in the secular worldBy Sarah Gorman | Contributor I’ve only been at Taylor a year and a half, but that’s enough time to have experienced the “Taylor Bubble,” as it’s often called. The Christian campus feel, the middle-of-nowhere feel, the everybody-knows-everybody feel, and the intentional community Taylor prides itself […]

by · May 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
One nation under nationalism

One nation under nationalism

America isn’t a Christian nation By Savanna Sweeting | Contributor America is not a Christian nation. “We are all complicit in the injustices against basic human rights and common decency, to put it mildly, which renders our own ‘inalienable rights’ as questionable or obsolete,” says artist Sufjan Stevens in an […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Taylor faculty awards Guinness with an honorary doctorate. Following his chapel speech, Guinness fielded a variety of questions on topics ranging from his heritage to entrepreneurialism (photo by Elyse Horb).

Guinness answers community’s questions

A brief summary of the Q&A session on WednesdayBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Taylor University awarded Os Guinness, a Christian author and social critic, an honorary doctorate on Wednesday, March 29. After he spoke in chapel, Guinness participated in a Q&A in Cornwall Auditorium. Below, are some of the audience members’ […]

by · March 31, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Spiritual renewal messages left some listeners questioning Christians’ priorities.

Condemnation and mercy

A theology of domination or a theology of the cross?By Kevin Diller | Faculty Contributor Spiritual renewal talks this week brought us helpful and often poignant reminders of the preeminence of Christ in and for all things. Through Jesus, God is “loving us to life,” and there can be no […]

by · February 19, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Darling, you will always be number… two

Darling, you will always be number… two

Valentine’s Day theologyBy G. Connor Salter | Contributor Eight months ago, I was in Asia with a friend of mine. We were working on a tree farm as part of a three-month mission trip. One afternoon as we sat on the porch talking, the topic turned to relationships. My friend […]

by · February 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Hawkins’ words inspire us to look deeper into our beliefs and how they affect our treatment of others.

Allah = Yahweh?

Doc Hawk carries a mixed bag of theologyBy Becca Robb | Echo   Professor Larycia Hawkins disturbed many Christian circles when she proposed in December that Muslims and Christians “worship the same God.” Though I admit that this statement seemed borderline heretical to me when I first read it, I’m more willing […]

by · February 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Adam, evolution and Jesus

Adam, evolution and Jesus

The need for a historical AdamBy Lincoln Reed | Echo Believing in evolution won’t send you to hell, but it won’t help you get to heaven either. I read an article in last week’s Echotitled “Forbidden fruit for thought” in which the writer summarized a seminar by Wheaton College professor John […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Where lies your allegiance?

Where lies your allegiance?

Church is not the place for patriotismBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Last Sunday, I sat in a church sanctuary about five miles west of Taylor. After the worship band stepped off the stage, I watched a number of choir members get out of their pews and gather in front of the […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
On the 90 percent

On the 90 percent

Considering implications of an egalitarian perspectiveBy Veronica Toth | Contributor Last semester, I found myself a part of quite a few conversations about gender—productive, kind and meaningful conversations which I loved. Campus-sponsored movie viewings, especially, did a great job of sparking dialogue. An interesting fact from the documentary The Mask […]

by · September 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Christianity’s fading ties to the West

Christianity’s fading ties to the West

As Christianity continues to fade in the West, a rebirth and relocation of the faith is taking place in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · World/National