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Austin Carty

Blog Posts by Austin Carty

Posted by Austin Carty 2 years 39 weeks ago
Some 15 years ago, my aunt and uncle gave me the gift of goat for Christmas.Let me rephrase: They didn’t give me an actual goat, but they donated a goat — in my honor — to a village in the developing...
Posted by Austin Carty 2 years 41 weeks ago
This is true of any bad news, really. When I feel sick. When I don’t get my way. When I’ve had a bad day. You name it. If it’s negative, then I look forward to sharing it. I don’t mean to; I just do....
Posted by Austin Carty 2 years 47 weeks ago
In teaching my students the concept of a thesis the other day -- trying to convey that a thesis not just a sentence but rather an overarching statement of what the whole paper will be about -- it occu
Posted by Austin Carty 2 years 48 weeks ago
I wrote yesterday of Peter Rollins' new book Insurrection.
Posted by Austin Carty 2 years 48 weeks ago
Last week, Rollins posted the introduction and first chapter of Insurrection on his website, and I devoured it. He really is one of the most challenging thinkers in the Christian world today.