My Trip to St. Louis (i.e. My Overtly Religious Musings)

I am 4 days removed from participating in the “Weekend of Resistance” in St. Louis, MO. I was honored to go with a group of friends (Ben, Brian, Jay and Nathan) Continue Reading →

    So That No One Would Laugh at the Church Pt. 3

    Slavery, Lynching and Memphis Terrorizing the “other” for the sake of “peace” has played a large role in the formation of the United States. Since its beginnings, the U.S. has forced Continue Reading →

      So That No One Would Laugh at the Church Pt. 2

      Messianism, Drones and San Salvador Nationalism and messianic violence are two sides of the same coin. Stated differently, the belief in one’s nation as “chosen” or “set apart” encourages a Continue Reading →

        So That No One Would Laugh at the Church Pt. 1

        Intro “While I am pope,” said Pius XI, “no one will laugh at the church.”[1] During Pius XI’s papacy, the temptation to retract this statement would have, at times, looked Continue Reading →

          Vicky Beeching & Your Convictions: How To Hold Your Convictions about Same-Sex Attraction

          Recently, Vicky Beeching came out, in her own words as “gay” and was interviewed recently in a conversation with a more “conservative” interpreter of Scripture about her decision. The interview Continue Reading →