Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

Below is another sample from my long conversation with Matthew, author of God and the Gay Christian, in which we talk about what he refers to as the “massive moral blind spot” that many fundamentalist Christians have toward their gay brethren: A reader loved the podcast: So I finally invested an hour-and-a-half on Vines/Sullivan.  (I’m a gay Catholic theologian, … Continue reading Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

A reader connects the podcast to the ongoing thread on evangelicals and gay marriage: A moment that jumped out at me during your podcast with Matthew Vines (partially because of my own interests and background as a former Presbyterian) was when you responded to Vines’ description of John Piper’s attempts to use the Greek to determine whether porneia was a valid excuse for divorce, and … Continue reading Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

A reader gets a conversation going: I just finished your Deep Dish podcast with Matthew Vines, and found it quite enlightening. More than anything, I found your enunciation of your Catholicism and its comparison to Matthew’s reformed Protestantism instructive in how I read the Dish and your response to evangelical Christianity. As someone who is also … Continue reading Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines, Ctd

Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines

A little while back, I got to meet Matthew Vines and have a sprawling, intensely honest conversation about being gay and Christian, about Biblical inerrancy and whether those who oppose marriage equality can all be described as bigots (they can’t). Subscribers can listen to the full podcast on Deep Dish here. For those of you … Continue reading Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines

Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines

Matthew is the founder of The Reformation Project, a non-profit organization dedicated to reforming church teaching on sexual orientation and gender identity. He is also the author of the new book, God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. You can download his conversation with Andrew below or listen to it right now … Continue reading Andrew Asks Anything: Matthew Vines