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I came over a list of ten commandments on blogging from Ben Myers excellent blog called Faith and Theology : A Blog for Theological Scholarship and Contemporary Theological Reflection. It’s a response to a similar list of commandments given by the Evangelical Alliance, published by Ruth Gledhill.

While the ten commandments of the Evangelical Alliance is somewhat more literal and bears a great deal of resemblance to the ten given in Scripture (Ex 20; par), Ben Myers have composed a different sort of ten commandments. His list is Barthian in content (and more theological in form), taking it’s departure in the first of the commandments “you shall have no other gods before me”, no idol.

I like parts of both, although Myers list carries a more serious threat. So now we just have to wait and see for the confessions of bloggers all over the world …


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