I've been totally floored by Attack on Titan, the new series this season about GIANTS. Although our own Goldy wrote about the series' potential, I wasn't prepared for how riveting, exciting, and frightening this show would be. Among other things I missed? The connection to religion in the first two episodes (what do I do… Continue reading Attack on Titan: Straight from the Old Testament
The Old Testament concerns itself, largely, with the story of the interaction between the 12 tribes of Israel and their God. This is oversimplifying the matter, but when the Assyrian Empire conquered Israel, ten of the twelve tribes of Israel were lost to history. Today, we refer to these tribes as the "Ten Lost Tribes." Recent… Continue reading Of Kami and Buddhas: Domo, er….Shalom?