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God's conversation with the Steward

Up in heaven, God watched as a huge fundamentalist conference was put on in His name. Hundreds of people were working round the clock to ensure that everything would run smoothly.

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Atheism, at its best, is always provisional

Atheism, at its best, is always provisional

© Peter Rollins


[ bold and italics are mine]

The word theism refers to belief in God, while atheism refers to the rejection of this belief. 698 more words

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Identity, Community and Church

There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus.” Galatians 3, 28… 667 more words


A punch in the stomach

Yesterday I read this very short story by Peter Rollins that felt to me like a punch in the stomach.  It has been on my mind ever since; and today I received an e-mail from Tearfund asking me to take action to end food waste by e-mailing my supermarket.   237 more words

Capitalism and Desire

Peter Rollins remarked that Todd McGowan’s book Capitalism and Desire is a very good book. Maybe it is a good book for Pete, but for us mere mortals it is a very tough read.  806 more words

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Moving Abroad to Work at a Church That Closed, and Finding "My People"

On the night of June 25th, 2016, I was in Belfast’s Sunflower Pub for Fringe events at Peter Rollins’ Wake Festival. Jay Bakker was speaking and I was determined to meet him. 1,107 more words


Virtual Community: One year that feels like a lifetime... in a good way!

The quote above was Phil’s on 26/5/16. I liked it, so I memed it that same day… :-)

Stories are worth remembering, I wanted to mark a point we’ve reached  1,695 more words