About Arik Bjorn

Mark Driscoll and the Amazing Technicolor Evangelical Funhouse Mirror Sexual Worldview (Swedish Batteries Not Included)


Perhaps the recent tsunami wave of “Mark Driscoll Penis House” headlines has finally subsided to the point where one can write on the subject of the American Christian sexual worldview for a reason other than to gain an easy 10,000 views—and perhaps with a little substance in mind. Once Discroll’s distasteful and theologically unsound thoughts [Read More...]

I Corinthians 13: Colossus, Rise & Swallow Death

Art: Hope II, by Gustav Klimt

“When Enkidu heard these words he tore out the Bull’s right thigh and tossed it in her face saying, ‘If I could lay my hands on you, it is this I should do to you, and lash the entrails to your side.’” The Epic of Gilgamensh “And now I will show you the most excellent [Read More...]

A Divine Comedy, of Sorts: On Banana Peel Theology

Michelangelo's "Jonah" / Sistine Chapel

“He laughed, he, Jorge. For the first time I heard him laugh.”                                               The Name of the Rose, Umberto Eco Rarely does one leap from slumber at 3 a.m. eagerly. But that Summer [Read More...]