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Tony Jones is the author of The New Christians: Dispatches from the Emergent Frontier and is theologian-in-residence at Solomon's Porch in Minneapolis. He is the author of many books on Christian ministry and spirituality and is a sought after speaker and consultant in the areas of emerging church, postmodernism and Christian spirituality. Tony has three children and lives in Edina, Minn.

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Listen to London: Don't Bomb Syria

(1) Comments | Posted August 30, 2013 | 5:52 PM

I want to add my voice to the chorus that is urging President Obama not to bomb Syria. Yesterday the British Parliament issued a sharp rebuke to PM David Cameron's sabre-rattling when they voted against any military intervention in Syria:

WASHINGTON -- President Obama is prepared to move ahead with...
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What Does Jesus' Crucifixion Solve?

(146) Comments | Posted April 6, 2012 | 11:16 AM

Christians know why Jesus died: He died for our sins. That's what we're taught from the earliest days of Sunday school.

And we all know how he died: A particularly gruesome form of public execution known as crucifixion.

But many Christians are less sure of how it works. How is...

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The Church Should Stay Out of the Marriage Business

(196) Comments | Posted March 4, 2011 | 3:12 PM

My friend, Bruce Reyes-Chow, wrote a post recently arguing that the government should get out of the marriage business. And I agree with him. Sort of. I think that the Church should get out of the marriage business. Basically, I think it's a sinful practice that clergypersons act...

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