By Craig Keen

this can be a unprecedented textual content. It addresses no small variety of conventional theological issues. even though, it addresses them conscious of the earthiness of existence. hence this can be additionally a publication that's involved to handle questions of migration, mind body structure, emotional trauma, time, love, and loss of life. it's written to not fulfill a cold lust for the answer of puzzles. it truly is written with self belief that tangible our bodies imagine. hence there's an earthy caliber to its writing, either in what it addresses and the way it's addressed. the way of ''After Crucifixion'' will be imagined as a second within which in a few unpretentious underground venue the deep, resonant percussions of subwoofers roll as a carnal wave around the chest and throat earlier than they develop into the bass line in a awake musical inspiration. ''After Crucifixion'' has been written for the ears, the chest, the throat, at the very least for centred, planned, disciplined concept. however it is written particularly for our bodies befriended through the secret of lifestyles and death—in the carnal occasion of the crucifixion/resurrection of the Galilean peasant Jesus, who unhands the fruit of the information of excellent and evil and hence invitations us to affix him in prayer.

"After Crucifixion is an earthy, disruptive, and wide-ranging theological mirrored image on our bodies which have been united with the crucified and resurrected flesh of Christ. . . . Keen's concept is characterised via a awesome self-discipline and freedom derived from prayerful openness to God's reign that arrives as a present that may by no means be our estate, yet can in simple terms accept away."
--Bryan Stone, affiliate Dean for educational Affairs, Boston collage institution of Theology

"Craig prepared has produced a poignant, prayerful, own, passionate, poetic, and profound creation to theology. . . . Ever erudite and eloquent, creative, wide-ranging, and marvelous, After Crucifixion attracts us into theology's events, catches us up in its sweep, luring us into the heady, heartfelt enterprise into secret throughout and inside of us that we name theology, that theology calls up."
--John D. Caputo, Professor of faith Emeritus, Syracuse University

Craig prepared is Professor of Systematic Theology at Azusa Pacific collage in Azusa, California. he's the writer of The Transgression of the Integrity of God: Essays and Addresses (2012).

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