• Gospels
  • Mustard Seeds (and Other Weeds)

    This sermon was written for St Paul’s Episcopal Church in Seattle, Washington. The lectionary texts included Ezekiel 17:22-24 and Mark 4:26-34. Perhaps you’ve seen photos of people standing beneath mustard shrubs that are twenty, sometimes thirty, feet high. The shrubs are larger than some trees, looming over the people standing beneath, who smile in its shade. […]

  • Movies / TV
  • Mad Max Christ

    Mad Max Christ - read on Literate Theology / Kate Rae Davis

    This post is part of a series on the theology of Mad Max: Fury Road. Find the rest of the series here. In the opening scenes of Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), we see Max (Tom Hardy) captured by War Boys of the Citadel. A prisoner of this empire, his body is under their control. The empire […]