Mark, Mutuality, and Mental Health: Encounters with Jesus (Semeia Studies) SBL Press 2014

Mark, Mutuality, and Mental Health

Focusing on mutuality and seeking to re-imagine power relations, this work explores the Gospel of Mark by drawing together power-aware biblical scholarship, postcolonial theory, and the insights of readers with poor mental health who have first-hand experience of social structures of exclusion.

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Mutuality as a Postcolonial Praxis for Mission, Ecclesiology (2014)

In an era in North-Atlantic societies of an increasing move away from religious affiliation and practice, churches have attempted to reimagine what it means to be Christian communities of faith with an eye on creating a spaciousness for the so-called non-believer. However, the same sort of intentionality has not been applied to what liberation theologians have called the ‘non-person’, those who live at the margins of society. Drawing from the conceptual framework of postcolonial theory, this essay presents mutuality as a praxis for mission, seeking to explore how ecclesial identity and authority, worship practices and service ministries might be reimagined accordingly.

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(This article was published in ECCLESIOLOGY 10 (2014) 13-31 ©)


‘I Don’t Believe in a Powerful God’ SALT Vol. 1 Winter (2013) pp.4-6

‘Finding Jesus in the Tanning Salon?’ SALT Vol. 2 Spring (2014) pp.8- 11


A Century of Children


A Century of Children, published by Mani Press, India, in 2000, tells the story of the first hundred years of Dr. Graham’s Homes, a boarding and day school in north east India founded to support impoverished Anglo-Indian children.

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