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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 25 weeks 6 days 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 25 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 28 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 50 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 2 years 9 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)...