Miguel De La Torre

Miguel De La Torre

Miguel De La Torre is professor of social ethics and Latino/a studies at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver and an ordained Baptist minister.

Wednesday, 07 May 2014 15:47

Which Jesus do you follow?

We need an ethics of liberation which brings salvation to both the oppressed and their oppressors.

Monday, 14 April 2014 14:03

So the papyrus is genuine. What now?

Most Christians would find it blasphemous to imagine Jesus participating in any sexual act. But why?

Monday, 17 March 2014 12:56

The nagging question

For people of color in the United States, even the most routine events might have a subtext.

Thursday, 27 February 2014 11:38

On the right side of history

A great moral struggle is raging in this land as the majority move toward dismantling the residue of centuries of oppression.

Thursday, 20 February 2014 14:49

The ethics of Dexter Morgan

The fictional serial killer justified his actions by adhering to a “code.” Some Christians may do the same thing.

The book of Genesis is answering cosmic questions. Are they the same questions contemporary Christians are asking?

Thursday, 16 January 2014 10:57

The Screwtape E-mails

In the spirit of The Screwtape Letters, with just a bit of updating.

Tuesday, 07 January 2014 11:49

Birth control and the Bill of Rights

If religious liberties do not include all religions, then our rhetoric becomes the height of hypocrisy.

Wednesday, 18 December 2013 11:09

Gun violence too close to home

Seventeen months after a mass shooting at a nearby movie theater, gun violence has once more erupted in a typical Colorado neighborhood.

Monday, 09 December 2013 13:06

Broken immigration system breaking lives

Woe to those who continue to ignore the greatest human-rights violation occurring in this country today.

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