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So what color does the Jazz Theologian think that Jesus is today? Blue, I think that Jesus is Kind of Blue!

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(Todays post is a bit long but I wanted to keep the continuity of thought) "Jesus Is Black," said James Cone in 1975 as he interpreted Matthew 25. "Christ's blackness is the American expression of the truth of his parable […]

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Let's let one of my favorte jazz theologians take a solo for the next two posts. James Cone is a bit controversial but he'll had some creative tension to the conversation In 1975, Cone, wrote, "If twentieth-century Christians are to […]

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Nice to see we had a few brave souls chime in… So that we can do theology in concert together, lwe need to make sure we are all playing the same song. Listen to the words of our composer: "For […]