Jesus in a pop culture

by Tony Jasper

Publisher: Fontana in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 189 Downloads: 73
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Subjects:

  • Church work with youth.,
  • Religions and music.

Edition Notes

StatementTony Jasper.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4447 .J34
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5241623M
ISBN 100002153718
LC Control Number75313050

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Bible Gateway interviewed Craig Evans (@DrCraigAEvans) about his book, Jesus and the Remains of His Day: Studies in Jesus and the Evidence of Material Culture (Hendrickson Publishers, [ ]. In the introduction, the authors write, "We embrace pop culture because we believe it offers a refreshing, alternative route to a Jesus who for many has been domesticated, declawed, and kept under wraps" (p.

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The Tattooed Jesus: What Would the Real Jesus Do with Pop Culture. This is a book about culture. While some may downplay the importance of culture, that would be unwise. A society’s culture is the outworking of its religion. To say that culture doesn’t matter is to say that religion doesn’t matter.

The reason I’ve decided to replace The Jesus Question is because its tagline is no longer representative of what it has become. I started out “tracing the identity of Jesus through history, art, and pop culture,” but in the last two years the blog has become heavily weighted on the “art” part, since that is how my interests happened.

Looking at pop culture heroes and others through the lens of faith, Matt Rawle shows how Jesus turned the concept of hero on its head.

In keeping with his theme, "Pop in Culture," the book examines how good vs. evil, right vs. wrong, and overcoming adversity are fundamental to Pages:   In light of Limbaugh’s deep dive into the Bible, Faithwire asked him to explain what he believes modern culture gets wrong about Jesus, and he obliged, saying “popular culture has distorted the picture of the true Jesus.” “They want him to conform to the culture, rather than the culture conforming to.

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