“We are as forlorn as children lost in the woods. When you stand in front of me and look at me, what do you know of the griefs that are in me and what do I know of yours. And if I were to cast myself down before you and weep and tell you, what … Continue reading Human beings ought to stand before one another as reverently, as reflectively, as lovingly, as we would before the entrance to Hell.
Facebook event for our upcoming open mic in Minneapolis Friendly Fire Collective, Christians for Socialism and Minneapolis Catholic Worker (The Rye House) joyfully announce we are in the midst of organizing our second annual retreat! Come sing songs, tell stories, and table your zines and art to raise money for our space and so our … Continue reading Minneapolis: Friendly Fire Open Mic
For those who have enjoyed us posting excerpts from Altizer and want to know more about Death of God theology, Poststructuralist Tent Revival's newest episode with J. Leavitt Pearl is a great place to start! https://soundcloud.com/ptrpodcast/the-self-annihilation-of-god-justin-leavitt-on-altizers-apocalyptic-theology?fbclid=IwAR0DeZ0yJPuk5yFYLePQqEwN0YJv23UYmVrt-mqE8g72HnRVVW0heVdaIIk
Written by Ben Wood, originally posted on his blog, summeroflove85.wordpress.com Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. (Hebrews, 13.2). Angels are part of the fabric of the Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament, yet their identity is starkly elusive. The word … Continue reading Angels Among Us
The Friendly Fire Collective has a diversity of perspectives on the institutional church. There are non-Christians among us who don't find much need to talk about "the church," but there are also a number of us who are to some degree church abolitionist, as well as others who hold a more theologically orthodox understanding of … Continue reading Tear Down the Mighty, Tear Down the Church
are you fascinated by nuns? do you love movies? do you need somewhere to hang on easter sunday? do you like snacks? do you want to support a good cause? then come to the first official nundance film festival! for comedies, dramas, documentaries, and shorts ... all focusing on nuns. $10 for a day full … Continue reading philadelphia nundance film festival 2019
Lord, we hunger for your kin-dom and all its righteousness. We invite your Spirit of destruction to make way for the kin-dom within us and among us. Destroy whiteness among us. Destroy liberalism among us. Destroy all these impulses towards compromise, dishonesty, condescension, cruelty, and seeking personal comfort and glory over collective liberation. Kill the … Continue reading Prayer to the Spirit of Destruction