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Episode 22 — “The Dark Knight of the Soul”

Episode 22 — “The Dark Knight of the Soul”

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHow could an episode about The Dark Knight Rises from a podcast about Christianity NOT use this as the title for their podcast. (Apologies to St. John of the Cross, of course.) So, it’s been a while coming, for a variety of reasons (scheduling being the main one), but here is our DOUBLE sized episode of Strangers and Aliens. And in this monster-sized edition, we tackle a monster sized topic! The … Read entire article »

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Episode 21 — “Interview w/ Paul Asay, Author of God on the Streets of Gotham”

Episode 21 — “Interview w/ Paul Asay, Author of God on the Streets of Gotham”

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadA special episode today, to kick off Batman week. We had Paul Asay, author of God on the Streets of Gotham, come and talk about his book, the Batman movies, his favorite villains, his hopes and fears about the new movie, and his opinion of other superheroes . . . and Aquaman. God on the Streets of Gotham is a book about the spiritual ideas that can be found in Christopher … Read entire article »

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TRAILER: The Dark Knight Rises

TRAILER: The Dark Knight Rises

And here we have the trailer for The Dark Knight Rises. As I already posted, the teaser poster got me excited to see the movie. More excited than I already was, I should say. You can watch it here . . . Some of this feels disturbing . . . some of it feels strange (the football field thing — that’s either going to be brilliant or awful, but in the trailer I find myself confused . … Read entire article »

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NEWS: New Dark Knight Rises Movie Poster!

NEWS: New Dark Knight Rises Movie Poster!

Well, after that Amazing Spider-Man poster (which I wrote about here), DC Comics has released their own new poster, for The Dark Knight Rises. Coming off two of the best superhero movies ever made, this one is playing up the opposite angle that the Spider-Man poster emphasized. Spider-Man is an origin story, promising the “untold’ story, but this one promises the end of a legend. This rather excites me. I doubt they would be so brave … Read entire article »

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