Symposium Interview with Jonathon Davis about Bonhoeffer

In this podcast, I interview Jonathon Davis about his paper concerning the theology of Bonhoeffer. I really enjoyed this interview. Jonathon really knew his stuff and was able to take a lot of the confusing parts about Bonhoeffer and distill it for me to understand. I hope you enjoy!

Symposium Interview: Judson Green and the Divine Council

Today, my buddy and I interview Judson Greene, a friend of mine at BJU. He wrote the papers on YHWH and the divine council that I read earlier this year.

Philipp Spener and the Origins of Pietism

This week in the podcast, I read a paper by my classmate Kristian Römer. He is a fellow Ph.D. student here at BJU and we have been in a number of classes together. Romer, Peter Theologian Paper

Coffee House Symposium: Interview with Matt Bohin

In this episode, I talk to Matt Bohin. He wrote the paper on Jonathan Edwards’s book Religious Affections which I presented on this show about a month ago. In the show, I ask a little bit about his background and then he walks us through his paper. Among other questions, he answers a nagging question: ChristContinue reading “Coffee House Symposium: Interview with Matt Bohin”

Bonhoeffer

Bonhoffer’s Theology This week, we explore the theology of Bonhoeffer in a paper written by my friend Jonathon Davis. Jonathon is working on his PhD in Theology from Bob Jones University. He has been a long time friend and a fellow sufferer in academia. He wrote this paper for a class that we were bothContinue reading “Bonhoeffer”

Jonathan Edwards: Religious Affections

This week, turn our attention to the Coffee House Series because I need more time to prep my YHWH: God of the Gods series. Here, I read a paper by Matt Bohin on Jonathan Edwards’s book Religious Affections. It is a fascinating overview Edwards life and the background to why he wrote Religious Affections. Matt then gives an overviewContinue reading “Jonathan Edwards: Religious Affections”

YHWH in His Council

In this podcast, we explore how God interacts with His council. The content actually is a paper written by Judson Greene who is studying for his Masters in Biblical Languages and Literature. The paper is a little dense, so if you have problems understanding it, don’t worry. I ended up reading it about 4 orContinue reading “YHWH in His Council”

The Plan: Interviews, Courses, and Patreon

So this week is a bit of a house keeping podcast. I’d like to expand Fresh Ground Theology and get more people aware of what were doing. I’ve got several ideas that I want your feed back from! I want to interview students and read more papers on this podcast. The idea here is toContinue reading “The Plan: Interviews, Courses, and Patreon”

A Guide to Wellhausen’s Hypothesis

This is the next installment of the Coffee House Symposium series. This is a paper that I wrote on Wellhausen and his work Prolegomina to the History of Israel. My goal was to simply trace his idea through the book. As such, I did not attempt to critique him, even though a critique is justified. Prolegomena to the HistoricalContinue reading “A Guide to Wellhausen’s Hypothesis”

Mary’s Rise to Power

This week, we are going to do something different in the show. We are going to kick off a tangential series called the Coffee House Symposium. In this series, I will read a theological paper. Then, if you have any questions or comments about it, you can respond to this post or email me throughContinue reading “Mary’s Rise to Power”