All posts by Peter Leithart

Peter J. Leithart is President of the Theopolis Institute, Birmingham, Alabama and serves as Teacher at Trinity Presbyterian Church, Birmingham, Alabama.

Advent III: Forget the Former Things

The incarnation is often seen as an unforeseen, unforeseeable miracle. Miraculous, certainly. But unforeseen? Only in the sense that the resolution of a detective story is unforeseen. Once we know whodunnit, all the clues click into place and we realize...

/ December 14, 2020

John Milbank: A Guide for the Perplexed

I. Theology As Master Discourse. I first met John Milbank, my doctoral supervisor, at a welcome event for new graduate students sponsored by the Divinity School of the University of Cambridge. During the meeting, each faculty member introduced him or...

/ January 28, 2019