Brian McLaren on Passing on the Faith

BC_BrianMcLaren_bio

All month here at Patheos, we’ve been exploring the topic of Passing on the Faith to our children. How do we pass on this faith we cherish so much to our beloved children? A fantastic group of voices and perspectives from across the religious spectrum have weighed in on this important question, from Progressive Christians (Phyllis [Read More...]

Introducing Mimetic Mondays: Exploring God and Violence

Adam_RA_web-217x300

Mimetic Theory. It’s a phrase that’s been popping up in conversations and blogposts about violence, and particularly the violence in the Bible, from the likes of Brian McLaren, Kevin Miller, Christian Piatt and other progressive Christian thinkers as of late. Being new to the concept myself, I decided we needed some experts to come and unpack [Read More...]

Itchy Intentions for a Messy World: A Tale of Two Festivals

get-attachment-36.aspx

A dozen bug bites and one gold intention bracelet. My arm, currently adorned with both, has become a living totem pole of sorts this week, a reminder of two different spiritual communities I entered into, and was gifted by, within a week of each other. From the hot, humid and muddy campground of the Wild [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X