The gospel message of “Christ crucified” has always been offensive. Conservative and progressive theologians debate the meaning of the cross, the attributes of God, and the most difficult parts of the Christian gospel.
The gospel message of "Christ crucified" has always been offensive. In our culture it is common for preachers to soften the offense of the cross, and the attributes of God that are displayed in the person of work of Jesus Christ. "American Gospel: Christ Crucified" explores how the paths of post-modernism and progressive Christianity lead to a different gospel, and a god created in our own image.