|Does God Have a Funny Side?|
The more we take Scripture seriously, the more we’ll find ourselves laughing along with it.
When discussing Christianity and comedy, it’s usually not long before someone brings up G.K. Chesterton, who was renowned for his wit, playfulness, and love of paradox. (Even the great man’s physique—he was very tall and very plump—lent him a comedic air.) It is no surprise, then, that Steve Wilkens’s book What’s So Funny About God?: A Theological Look at Humor quotes Chesterton to make the point that “funny” and “serious” are not polar ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Does God Have a Funny Side?