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Vision Upon Vision, a Review

Sep 16

Monks are free from the social rules that everyone else has to follow and George Guiver CR has been telling it like it is for countless years. I’ve chatted with him on numerous occasions whilst at the College of the Resurrection and he has a propensity for dropping huge theological bombshells into the conversation and

The Manga Jesus

Oct 19

I did a quick search and it would seem that I have been a little remise.  A minister and a comic book nerd and I haven’t ever blogged about the Manga Bible.  Of all the different reinterpretations that I have mentioned before you would have thought I would have mentioned this sooner! There are all

Marked

Nov 12

I have just finished reading Marked by Steve Ross.  I was sent it by a friend who was feeding my comic book addiction.  Here’s a quick review by Alan Grant: Steve Ross’s graphic novel ‘Marked’; is an exceptionally impressive achievement. The New Testament’s Gospel According to Mark is re-told in comic strip using contemporary life, characters

Generous Orthodoxy

Oct 9

Ithink I may have mentioned Generous Orthodoxy by Brian McClarren before.  If I have, I appologise – but I am having one of those days where I wonder if people could exercise generous orthodoxy in greater abundance. Have a read of it on here at google books.

A Generous Orthodoxy

Jun 27

Following the weighty tomes I had to read for my dissertation, I have decided to read something for my own pleasure.  To that end, I have finished with Brian McLarens manifesto on Christian unity, A Generous Orthodoxy: Why I Am A Missional, Evangelical, Post/Protestant, Liberal/Conservative, Mystical/Poetic, Biblical, Charismatic/Contemplative, Fundamentalist/Calvinist, Anabaptist/Anglican, Methodist, Catholic, Green, Incarnational, Depressed

Current Reading // Slash

May 8

I have read so many academic books on theology recently.  I have decide that it is time for a change and a good friend gave me the autobiography of Slash as a birthday present. It seems excessive…but that doesn’t mean it didn’t happen. The first page is an eye opening description of playing a guitar