Michael Jensen

Michael Jensen is rector of St Mark's Darling Point and is the author of the book My God, My God: Is it Possible to Believe Anymore? He's on twitter: @mpjensen

Same message: a different tone

May 20, 2014For gospel proclamation today what is needed is not a different message, but a different tone of voice.

Church and the Church Shopper

April 29, 2014How do churches react to church shoppers, and yet keep an eye on the genuine outsider?

A bloodthirsty God?

April 8, 2014The cross is a violent and gory symbol. Is the Christian God hungry for blood?

Service not surveillance

March 26, 2014God is not the God of government by information

Everything in a nutshell

March 11, 2014The death of Christ encompasses the whole universe

Why contemporary Christianity still needs to speak of hell

February 11, 2014Is hell an embarrassment? or is there more to it than that?

I believe in miracles

January 28, 2014Are the miracles of the Bible as embarassing as they seem?

Educating for failure

January 7, 2014An Augustinian view of education is the only bulwark against the barbarism of our modern times

Sex and Christmas

December 17, 2013Why does the Bible seem to be so shy about the facts of life and Christmas?

The Bible and Literature

December 3, 2013A syllabus for an untaught course

Is the Sermon on the Mount humanly possible?

November 18, 2013Jesus's words seem too difficult for anyone to take seriously...or are they?

The Wimp that Won

November 6, 2013Is the idea of a humble Lord an oxymoron?

Have we given up on classical theism too easily?

October 22, 2013A review of David Bentley Hart's new book 'The Experience of God'

Is God’s Grace Arbitrary?

October 1, 2013Why does God give grace to some, and not to others?

The people made by grace

September 17, 2013What does it look like to have a community built by grace and not some other thing?