In this Easter special we interviewed the theologian Ched Myers about the politics of the passion narratives, exploring what the cross and its religious atonement ideas have to do with colonialism, capitalism and the power structures we live in today.

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Ched Myers


Binding the Strong Man: A Political Reading of Mark’s Story of Jesus

Healing Haunted Histories: A Settler Discipleship of Decolonization

Watershed Discipleship: Reinhabiting Bioregional Faith and Practice

Ambassadors of Reconciliation: New Testament Reflections on Restorative Justice and Peacemaking


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  1. Sophia Apr 9, 2023

    What songs were played in this episode?

  2. Suzanne Bars Jul 14, 2023

    Another excellent commentary on Jesus political stance. What are your views on lgbtq+ issues; particularly protests over trans kids rights in california school.s.

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