Tag: body theology

Remembering Neal

In 1879 a man is accused and captured, but before a trial can be held, not that it would have mattered, a group of men arrive and drag his body from the jail and take him down the road and hang him. Hang him in front of a black church.

This Week in Faith & Fatness, vol. 2

The Lord is for the body

Here’s a couple things on faith and fatness that I ran across this past week. Find something fabulous or frown-worthy you think I should see? Leave a comment, use the contact form, or tweet it to me!

Found Poetry: Struggle

Part of my research for my master’s thesis on embodiment theology and diet devotionals involved reading a lot of diet devotionals.  One that I picked up at a thrift store is Gwen Shamblin’s Rise Above, the follow-up to her best-selling Weigh Down Diet. I…