#BatmanSelfie #Batman75 #BatmanDay #ootd #blerd #nerd #geek #dccomics

#BatmanSelfie #Batman75 #BatmanDay #ootd #blerd #nerd #geek #dccomics

White Guilt Will Not Save Us From Police Brutality #JusticeForEricGarner

This weekend, I was on Twitter, and there it was again. Another hashtag, #EricGarner, #JusticeForEricGarner. Much like in the past #Justice4Trayvon, #JusticeForRenisha, #RememberRenisha. I saw the horrorifying, gory headlines, and I was afraid to click the linkbait. What happened this time?

According to newsoutlets, Eric Garner was being racially profiled by New York Police. They were practicing…

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Why The Church Can’t Wait: on women’s ordination #faithfeminisms

Why The Church Can’t Wait: on women’s ordination #faithfeminisms

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For as long as I can remember, I’ve probably always affirmed the gifts of women for ministry. In college, in a discussion with a Hebrew Bible scholar and feminist, I was told I was a “bad inerrantist” for accepting even her authority as a professor. Closer to my senior year, my Calvinist friends from Reformed University Fellowship and I would also argue over women’s ordination. Back then, I was…

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The #faithfeminisms project and synchroblog

The #faithfeminisms project and synchroblog

This week, a group of my friends including Suzannah Paul and Austin Brownhave launched a writing project on feminism and faith. This will include a synchroblog and 30 second podcasts. As a U.S. Black CisHet male theologian in dialogue with womanist and feminist theologies, the diverse setting and promising goals of the project are exciting. Some of the questions the #faithfeminisms project will…

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the forgiveness of sins….and life everlasting

the forgiveness of sins….and life everlasting

On The Sign Of Jonah, Forgiveness, Repentance, and Reconciliation

The last few lines of the Apostles’ Creed reads:

“8. I believe in the Holy Ghost:

9. I believe in the holy catholic church: the communion of saints:

10. The forgiveness of sins:

1l. The resurrection of the body:

12. And the life everlasting. Amen.”

While I do plan on doing a series on me being historic creed-affirming and what that…

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Welcome to AnaBlacktivist Seminary: School is in session!

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Alright!! This is the opening post for AnaBlacktivist seminary. We are open for admission! Sit tight, original posts and relevant re-blogs forthcoming!