This is a sketch for a piece of public art, in which 40 people bring 10-foot crosses to a London park and we make a Crown of Thorns. Good friday next year maybe. Volunteers please!
Thanks to Andrew Davison for a generous review of my book (May 28 edition). He conveys its argument, and takes it seriously – just what a reviewee hopes for.
“Hobson’s project is a considerable achievement…[He] represents a strand of thought currently on the back foot: the black sheep or the prodigal son. Christians would do well to listen to him.”
My latest cultic artwork – at St Paul’s Lutheran church, Williamsberg
Here’s a link to me being interviewed by a leading Southern Baptist!
Says Emeritus Prof. David Martin: ‘Theo Hobson presents a lively, timely, theologically-informed and historically-grounded argument for the compatibility of sacramental Christianity and the traditions of the liberal state.’ Professor Martyn Percy: ‘A remarkable, wise, and incisive book’. Professor Linda Woodhead: ‘For Christians who appreciate living in a liberal state and despair at “postliberal” theology’s easy dismissal of it, this book is a delight.’
I made a puppet of the Resurrection. Happy Easter!
Here is a very brief video about my new book, Reinventing Liberal Christianity
You wouldn’t believe how many takes it took.