Carl Raschke discusses how critical theory might inform theology in an age of neoliberalism, political upheaval, nationalism, and the precariat class.
Russell Johnson examines what it means to be “of one body” with Timothy McVeigh and the implications this has for self-consciously white theology.
Lauren D. Sawyer addresses the appropriation of black Jesus through the work of James Cone and civil rights era fiction.
Erin Steinke looks for “a hieroglyph in dust and root” while hunting the storm.
Tomi Oredein offers her take on some of the beautiful ways we are human.
In this poem, D. S. Martin finds that a word is worth a thousand pictures.
Zen Hess wants Christians to resist individualism and transience with a rooted theology of place.
Caitlin Causey accepts the curious comfort of a chain store as she seeks a place to call home.
Erick Sierra reflects upon his journey across the diverse landscape of the Christian church in search for that place where God most fully dwells.
Musician Sus Long on how she learned to stop watching men’s mouths.
Mark Wyatt has been photographing unfamous people wherever he goes since 1980.
Lamento con Alas is a short film that honors the dead along the Texas-Mexico border as it challenges Americans who seek to build walls.
Zach Czaia examines Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me from the perspective of a Catholic high school English teacher.
Taylor Ross considers how the recent unmasking of Elena Ferrante reveals a fundamental misunderstanding of language and literature.
In reviewing Doug Merlino’s Beast, Luann Anderson journeys into the misunderstood world of mixed martial arts (MMA) and the athletes behind the sport.
Every Friday, we will publish a short list of a few articles that have caught our attention. This is what we’re reading this week.
Every Friday, we will publish a short list of a few articles that have caught …