Category Archives: Patriarchy

Why The Bible DOES NOT Forbid Homosexuality

This gallery contains 1 photo.

I want to dedicate this post to Dr. Kevin Neuhouser, my friend and mentor, who one day told me never to read the Bible like a fundamentalist because so many liberal LGB/TQqi-friendly Christians do, and he totally gave me the … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 89 Comments

The Revolution Will Not Serve Budweiser

This poem is dedicated to my friend Rob Zifchak who is currently 14 months sober and going strong.  Rob, your strength to stay clean inspires me to keep true to my self.  Thanks for your friendship.   Well, hello attractive … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Resurrecting Paul Part 3: Don’t Do As the Romans Do

This gallery contains 1 photo.

The Apostle Paul lived in the Roman Empire. In the Roman Empire, a hierarchy existed between Rome and the nations. In English Bibles, the Greek word for “nations” is almost always translated as “Gentiles”. This enforces a hierarchy between Judean … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Brief Trip Into Anarcha-Feminism: How I Became A Christian Anarchist Part V

I could hardly say I grew up “Feminist”. Nevertheless, feminist movement and theory played a major role in my life. This part will be short and not nearly as personal. It stands very prominently for me. Like Robert Jensen, a … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mark Driscoll: The Great Questions He Asks, and the Dumb Answers He Finds

Most people who knew me well during my time at Seattle Pacific University knew my intense loathing of Pastor Mark Driscoll at Mars Hill Church. I cannot pinpoint when I started vocally speaking out against his style of faith, but … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Critique, Morality, Patriarchy | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Crazy Love: Not My Book

I finished Francis Chan and Danae Yankoski’s Crazy Love literally about 10 minutes ago. After the first three chapters that I thoroughly ravaged in my previous post, nothing really perturbed me very bad. There were times when I felt annoyed, … Continue reading

Posted in anti-capitalism, Anti-imperialism, Books, Christianity, Critique, G-d, Morality, Patriarchy, Reflection, Theology | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Good News vs. Crazy Love

Thanks to the overwhelming criticism from my friends Maggie, Matt, and Mike, I decided to actually read the book Crazy Love by Francis Chan and Danae Yankoski. Last night, I sat down and read the foreword, preface, and first three … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-imperialism, Atheism, Bible, Books, Christianity, Critique, G-d, Jesus, Patriarchy, Theology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment