Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Violence, Grace and Redemption in Trigun

In 2003, a wonderful essay about Nicholas Wolfwood was posted in the ToonZone forums.  Academic in nature, the essay discusses the Christian themes of sinful nature and grace as they are present in Trigun, particularly shown through Wolfwood.  The essay is excellent and gives a lot of insight about the series.  It also touches on… Read More Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Violence, Grace and Redemption in Trigun

Interview with Daniel Cronquist, Writer of Set Apart

In 2002, Haibane Renmei, an acclaimed anime with heavily spiritual themes, premiered in Japan.  While many pointed out Christian themes in the series, one individual went even further and wrote a book discussing Christian faith in light of Haibane Renmei.  Daniel Cronquist, writer of Set Apart, is a civil engineer who traveled extensively throughout Japan. … Read More Interview with Daniel Cronquist, Writer of Set Apart