Arts & Culture
An excerpt from ‘bell hooks’ Spiritual Vision’ by The 19th’s Nadra Nittle examines the late feminist's views on the role of religion in women’s liberation.
As with Elvis, so too with pastors: We can’t let massive talent be a shield for a multitude of sins.
Our favorite books span many genres — poetry, memoir, speculative fiction, murder mystery, and more — but they all maintain gospel concerns.
A new film shows how wide the gulf is between the belonging within the walls of the Black church and the dehumanization outside of the walls.
Films and TV shows can reveal and indict unjust power structures, uncover buried histories, and point us to freer ways of being.
The newest Martin Scorsese film is an opportunity for Christians to interrogate how we harm the communities around us in the name of false love.
Lessons in communicating with your cat via the Holy Spirit.
In The Country of the Blind, Andrew Leland reflects on the false binaries of blindness and sightedness.
Reckoning With Power by David E. Fitch invites us to reframe how we think about power structures within the church.
Three culture recommendations from our editors.
Good Omens revisits the story of Job, making it come alive in new ways with humor and new characters.