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Marcia Mount Shoop

The Rev. Marcia Mount Shoop, PhD, is a theologian, minister, and author. Her books include Let the Bones Dance: Embodiment and the Body of Christ (2010), Touchdowns for Jesus and Other Signs of Apocalypse: Lifting the Veil on Big-Time Sports (2014), and A Body Broken, A Body Betrayed: Race, Memory, and Eucharist in White-Dominant Churches (coauthored with Mary McClintock Fulkerson; 2015). She blogs at and hosts a podcast called Going Deep: Sports in the Twenty-First Century with her husband, coach John Shoop.