Ryan Beiler

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Would Jesus Drive a Mercedes?

by Ryan Beiler 01-01-2006
The untapped potential of biodiesel.

Beyond Made-for-TV Aid

by Ryan Beiler 03-01-2005
Dim visions of a redeemed military

Beyond 'Right Thinking'

by Ryan Beiler 02-01-2005
A review of A Generous Orthodoxy, by Brian McLaren.

This Blinking Little Light of Mine

by Rose Marie Berger, by Ryan Beiler 10-01-2004
And you thought Mel Gibson'

And you thought Mel Gibson’s portrayal of Jesus’ crucifixion went too far. Magic Matt’s "Crucifix Body Light" fashions our Lord with blue, red, and yellow LEDs that blink in an alternating pattern akin to an airplane. Designed to be attached to your earlobe, collar, or anything else that can be sandwiched between two magnets, at $3 each they’re cheaper than a screening—or these days, even a

Faux News

by Ryan Beiler 06-01-2004
Laughter may be the best medicine for bad news.

Windows into War

by Ryan Beiler 02-01-2004

The quiet outrage of James Nachtwey's photography.

Suffering Servants

by Ryan Beiler 05-01-2003
The persecuted peacemakers of the Colombian churches

Worth Noting

by Ryan Beiler 11-01-2002

When this book was published, the Committee to Protect Journalists had just named the West Bank as "the worst place to be a journalist." 

After the darkness, dawn

by Ryan Beiler 09-01-2002
Against all odds, Palestinian Christians seek resurrection in Bethlehem.

The Aroma of Christ

by Ryan Beiler 11-01-2001

Ever since I gave Jesus a ride, my car smells like urine.