Go in Pieces

posted 13/3/12

My most recent book Insurrection ends with the following beautiful Benediction written by Pádraig Ó Tuama. This track comes from the Insurrection EP created by artist/musician Dubh. dubh – go in pieces

Book Symposium on Insurrection

posted 8/11/11

Over at the Church and Postmodern Culture website there has been a book symposium exploring Insurrection. This involved two reflections on my work followed by two responses by me. In addition to this Moody has offered two more important contributions to the debate on her website. Here are the different articles in case you missed […]

Introducing an Insurrection

posted 11/10/11

  In this short interview I introduce my new book Insurrection

First Chapter of “Insurrection”

posted 21/9/11

Click here for the Introduction and First Chapter of my new book Insurrection You can buy it in the US from here   You can buy it in the UK from here  

Drill the holes, plant the bombs, light the fuse and take cover

posted 16/9/11

In an earlier post I wrote about a possible conflict brewing between my first book and Insurrection. However after having reread How (Not) to Speak of God (in preparation for some podcasts) I feel that the relationship between the two is perhaps more analogous to the removal of a mountaintop. As far as I can guess the first stage […]

Insurrection Outline and UK Edition

posted 14/9/11

The UK edition of Insurrection will be available from 13th October. Here is the outline of the book in the hope that it might whet your appetite to buy it!   Introduction - There Is a Fire in the Building; Please Step Inside   Section One – Crucifixion Chapter 1 - I’m a Christian! I’m a Christian! Chapter 2 […]

Dis-Courses

posted 14/9/11

This is an excerpt from a session at Poets, Prophets and Preachers where Rob Bell interviewed me about my work. The full interview is available in my forthcoming book Insurrection  

Be Part of the Problem, Not the Solution: Free Chapter From Insurrection

posted 12/9/11

I remember once the collective ikon putting on an event in The Black Box called ‘Sell Church’ in which the evening mimicked a type of advertising sales pitch. During the gathering the music, words and visuals were all designed to convince those attending that ikon had the solution to our problems (with subtle disclaimers hidden […]

Pyro-theology

posted 16/8/11

This is an excerpt from a session at Poets, Prophets and Preachers where Rob Bell interviewed me about my work. The full interview is available in my forthcoming book Insurrection  

Changing the Structure

posted 8/8/11

This is an excerpt from a session at Poets, Prophets and Preachers where Rob Bell interviewed me about my work. The full interview is available in my forthcoming book Insurrection