Reel Spirituality: Theology and Film in Dialogue

Updated: Jul 26, 2018

Johnston, Robert K. Reel Spirituality: Theology and Film in Dialogue. 2nd ed., rev. And expanded. Engaging Culture; Engaging Culture. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Academic, 2006. (#reelspirituality #johnston)

God can be experienced through film's stories and images in myriad ways, and these experiences both invite theological dialogue and feed into our constructive theology. But in order to make use of the resources that movies provide the Christian believer, in order to hear God speak pseudonymously as spirit encounters Spirit, it is helpful to know better how to view movies on their own terms (115)