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5 Pop Culture Jesuses
Originally Posted: 10/21/2014 - 6:36pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jenna Barnett A list of 5 fictional depictions of Jesus over the past few decades, including Adult Swim's Black Jesus. ...

Is Church Still a Curator of Culture?
Originally Posted: 07/17/2013 - 6:13pm | Type: Blog

I'm not entirely proud of this, but I am man enough to admit Amy and I also are big fans of the reality show American Idol. For the two people reading this who don't know what that is, it's a si ...

It's Hip to be Plain
Originally Posted: 05/24/2013 - 2:11pm | Type: Magazine Article

Valerie Weaver-Zercher Who knew the Amish would become such a center of pop-cultural attention? ONE SUNDAY EV ...

Be Kind, Rewind: 10 Best Spiritual TV Series to Gift This Christmas
Originally Posted: 12/13/2012 - 3:18pm | Type: Blog

This Christmas, for the spirituality-and-pop-culture enthusiasts on your gifting list, consider the following: Be kind and rewind.Give the gift that keeps on giving ... long after the series has been cancelled ...

Rebels FOR a Cause
Originally Posted: 09/07/2012 - 10:20am | Type: Blog

Friends, it’s time to wake up and get off the couch. It’s time to perform a “chuck fest” on our souls. “In order to serve our world," Bono once said, "we must betray it. ...

QUIRK: Justin Buber and Other Philosophical Pop Stars
Originally Posted: 07/27/2012 - 2:00pm | Type: Blog

Step aside Reinhod Bieber, there’s a new 20th century philosopher/pop star in town: Justin Buber. That’s right, the Bieb’s popular songs and tweets and Martin Buber’s existential Jewish thought combine in a wa ...