According to Kim Riddlebarger, the bureaucrats in the LCMS have pulled the plug on the Issues Etc radio show. The Issues Etc folks were kind to have me on the show several times and they were always gracious despite our differences.
Reliable word is that Todd and Jeff were called to LCMS headquarters and offered severance in exchange for silence. Still no explanation from the LCMS. Earlier post is here (link repaired).
The explanations emanating from the bureaucracy in St Louis as to why they cancelled the Issues Etc Radio show aren’t adding up in the Wall Street Journal (HT: Shane Rosenthal). I raised the question about ratings a few days ago. It would . . . Continue reading →
Dear Friend of Issues, Etc., We’re excited about the return of Issues, Etc.! Since the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod canceled the show on March 18, we’ve been working on the show’s return. We’re very happy to announce that Issues, Etc. will be back on the Radio and Internet starting . . . Continue reading →
On Issues Etc. We’ll be discussing Reforming or Conforming: Post-Conservative Evangelicals and the Emerging Church.
Here it is. Thanks to Bruce to for the link!
Todd interviews LCMS historian Larry Rast on “Christless Christianity.” I always learn from Larry and this episode of Issues Etc is no exception. Good stuff.
From Mollie Ziegler Hemmingway of GetReligion.org on one reason why the media ignore confessional churches. Here’s the quote (thanks to Philip Walker). It’s in this interesting interview from Issues Etc.
It’s possible according to Extreme Theology (HT: Kim Riddlebarger)