About Charles Allen

Fr. Charles Allen is an Episcopal priest who has served GraceUnlimited since 2004. Rather than providing all the answers, he prefers to ask a lot of questions, and he welcomes yours, too.

Process Theism’s “Immanent Critique” of Martin Hagglund’s Atheism

[Unless otherwise indicated, page numbers are from Martin Hagglund, This Life: Secular Faith and Spiritual Freedom (New York: Pantheon Books, 2019)] Hagglund: “an immanent critique of religion must transform the assumed meaning of God and show that the divine cannot be anything [...]

By |2021-07-25T09:57:26+00:00July 10th, 2021|Categories: Theological Musings|Comments Off on Process Theism’s “Immanent Critique” of Martin Hagglund’s Atheism

A Funeral Homily from a Process Perspective

This is a funeral homily that I actually did preach. I have taken out names and pronouns and any other personal references that might identify the person or the family. John 11:21-27 Jesus says "I am the resurrection and the life. Those [...]

By |2021-07-24T08:40:06+00:00July 9th, 2021|Categories: Theological Musings|Comments Off on A Funeral Homily from a Process Perspective

Differing Versions of One Another: The Common Source of Moral and Theistic Devotion

When you address me as "you" and speak of yourself as "I," and when I  address you as "you" and speak of myself as "I," only then do I begin to glimpse the fundamental and immeasurable import to being an "I" or [...]

By |2021-07-20T07:50:45+00:00July 6th, 2021|Categories: Theological Musings|Comments Off on Differing Versions of One Another: The Common Source of Moral and Theistic Devotion