Friday, April 27, 2007

Church Times on the Word Alive issue

Atonement row gets personal as Evangelical partnership splits

Pat Ashworth writes: "At the heart of the controversy over Mr Chalke’s views was his rejection of one understanding of penal substitutionary atonement... "

Pete Broadbent seeks to bring clarification on the Spring Harvest position: "They’re trying to make it a big issue over Steve Chalke, which isn’t true. He’s one factor among many."