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Peter Rollins

Peter Rollins is a widely sought after writer, lecturer, storyteller and public speaker. He is also the founder of ikon, a faith group that has gained an international reputation for blending live music, visual imagery, soundscapes, theatre, ritual and reflection to create what they call "transformance art."

Peter gained his higher education from Queens University, Belfast and has earned degrees (with distinction) in Scholastic Philosophy (BA Hons), Political Theory (MA) and Post-Structural thought (PhD). He is currently a research associate with the Irish School of Ecumenics in Trinity College, Dublin and is the author of the much talked about How (Not) to Speak of God. His most recent work is titled Insurrection: To Believe is Human to Doubt, Divine. He was born in Belfast but currently resides in Greenwich, Conn., and is employed by The Olson Foundation.

Blog Posts by Peter Rollins

Posted by Peter Rollins 2 years 13 weeks ago
To believe is easy. You can fill stadiums with people wanting to believe, either to solidify what they already think or to grasp hold of something because they feel cast adrift and lost at sea.To...
Posted by Peter Rollins 5 years 41 weeks ago