Who or what is the church? By what stars shall we navigate as we seek to be the church here and now? The three essays gathered in "Bearing the Marks of the Church" use Nicene marks of the church - one, holy, catholic, apostolic - as navigation points as we seek to be the church now and into the future.
Sheldon Sorge goes to the sources, exploring impulses to unity within the reformed tradition. Dr. Sorge's reading of Calvin, set within the context of Ephesians 4, shows that concern for theological integrity and commitment to the church's unity are not at odds. To the contrary, it is theological integrity that is the ground for preserving the unity of the church.