Entries by Justin Mootz

The Canaanite Woman in Charlottesville?

These were some of the chants being screamed by marchers in the “Unite the Right” Rally in the state of Virginia (United States) last weekend. The marchers were making a statement, loud and clear…“We are human, and you are less than human. We are clean, and you are unclean. We are holy, and you are unholy.” Maybe they didn’t use those exact words…but that was at the heart of the message.

Superhero Spandex

  11“The Pharisee, standing by himself, was praying thus, ‘God, I thank you that I am not like other people: thieves, rogues, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.” Luke 18:9-14   Superhero movies are all the rage recently. I’m sure there are a variety of reasons why…such as an affinity for spandex.   A […]