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Jeremy John

Jeremy John

Jeremy John is a Christian, activist, and blogger, (in that order). He is a participant in OccupyDC's lay chaplaincy. In 2003, Jeremy spent six months in prison to close the School of the Americas, converting to Christianity while he was imprisoned. He is a contributor to the Good Men Project, Geez, most recently Red Letter Christians, and writes on his personal blog, Glass Dimly.

Blog Posts by Jeremy John

Posted by Jeremy John 4 weeks 1 day ago
For me, joy in the everyday begins with food. If I can take time to make food and drink holy, if I make my table a place of family and community, a place of health and wellness, a place of good...
Posted by Jeremy John 1 year 3 weeks ago
"They look like big, good, strong hands, don't they. I always thought that's what they were. Ahh, my little friends, the little man with his racing snail. The nighthawk. Even the stupid bat. I couldn...
Posted by Jeremy John 1 year 7 weeks ago
I love Peter Rollins' honesty about his dark night of the soul.He's popularized a term for the intellectual position accompanying the dark night of the soul: a/theism. I interpret Peter's...
Posted by Jeremy John 1 year 28 weeks ago
“Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.”
 ~ Arundhati Roy Vegetables.Who could have imagined an economy in which gentle vegetables were...
Posted by Jeremy John 1 year 39 weeks ago
Micah Bales asked a deep question. He suggests that the wealth in property we’ve inherited is hindering our work for social justice. He talks provocatively (as a spiritual challenge, he clarifies)...