On matters of sex, what kind of “textual orientation” does the wisdom literature provide?

– William P. Brown   The wisdom literature is perhaps the most open-ended yet thoroughly didactic corpus of the Old Testament.  Even the books themselves are remarkably diverse: Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes.  They are the product of centuries of accumulated wisdom and insight, the result of sustained inquiries into the nature of reality, its anomalies […]

Jesus Christ, God’s Welcome

Jesus Christ, God’s Welcome Letty M. Russell Professor Emerita of Theology, Yale Divinity School  Address to the 2001 Covenant Conference November 1, 2001  Welcome to all of you in the name of Jesus Christ, God’s Welcome! Thank you for inviting me to share that welcome with you on this day of All Saints as we […]