Human beings ought to stand before one another as reverently, as reflectively, as lovingly, as we would before the entrance to Hell.

“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.

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Minneapolis: Friendly Fire Open Mic

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

The Self-Annihilation Of God: J. Leavitt Pearl On Altizer’s Apocalyptic Theology

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  

Tear Down the Mighty, Tear Down the Church

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

Prayer to the Spirit of Destruction

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