Ichabod explores the Age of Apostasy, predicted in 2 Thessalonians 2:3, with an emphasis on UOJ, Church Growth, and Emergent Church heresies. The antidote to these poisons is trusting the efficacious Word in the Means of Grace. John 16:8. Most readers are WELS, LCMS, ELS, or ELCA. This blog also covers the Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Orthodoxy, and the mainline denominations.
The Glory Has Departed
Lutheran book boxes sent to three African seminaries -
I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty. For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour; Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth. 1 Timothy 2:1-4
Jeffery ClarkI also knew Scott. He was a nice guy, but those of us who were in closer proximity (ie, same dorm) to him knew something was up, especially in that last semester, Andrea. Unfortunately, the atmosphere at MLC (and other synodical schools) tends to discourage people from getting help when they struggle with these kinds of issues. I remember quite vividly in our Literary Criticism class when Prof. Czer told us he would not be shocked if there were several dozen of our classmates at MLC who were gay. There have been several that have come out in the past five or so years.