Brent Niedergall

A FEATHER IN YOUR THEOLOGICAL CAP

Thoughts on Spirits in Bondage by C. S. Lewis

Thoughts on Spirits in Bondage by C. S. Lewis

“I am the bomb…” —C.S. Lewis, Spirits in Bondage: A Cycle of Lyrics I’ve been slowly working my way through Letters of C. S. Lewis and in these letters, Lewis discusses his first book, Spirits in Bondage: A Cycle of Lyrics. He wrote to his father in 1918 about how he...
Book Review: Who Is the Holy Spirit?

Book Review: Who Is the Holy Spirit?

What do you do for a living? It’s one of the first things most of us do when we meet someone new. We conceptualize our identities in terms of what we do. Who is the Holy Spirit? Systematic theologies speak to His deity and personality, before moving on to His work....
Book Review: Superheroes Can’t Save You

Book Review: Superheroes Can’t Save You

It’s pretty rare to find Superman, Batman, and Spider-Man in a book on theology. Theologians typically draw the line at Jesus Christ when it comes to who can save the world. So where do superheroes come in when it comes to theology? Well, Jesus Christ is, in fact, the...
Book Review: Introduction to the Septuagint

Book Review: Introduction to the Septuagint

We just can’t seem to get enough of the Septuagint. It appears to be approaching the levels of demand usually reserved for stuff like coffee, chocolate, friendship, and sunlight. It’s fair to say that I own more Septuagint-related books than I reasonably require. And...