November 3, 2008 / Perspective
In this essay, Matt Jensen recommends Amy E. Black’s “Beyond Left and Right: Helping Christians Make Sense of American” as an objective Christian primer to politics in 2008.
Matt Jenson is Assistant Professor of Theology in the Torrey Honors Institute at Biola University in La Mirada, CA. He is the author of The Gravity of Sin: Augustine, Luther and Barth on 'homo incurvatus in se' (T&T Clark). His essays "The Shape of Our Sin" and "An Apology for Staying" were published in previous issues of The Other Journal. Jenson is, tragically, a Cleveland Browns fan.