Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Spiritual Symphogear, Quon as Christ, and a Calvinist Otaku

Guardian Enzo compares Quon of Towa no Quon to Christ [Lost in America]: At the moment [Quon] seems to be a creature of pure empathy – a Christ figure if ever there was one, taking the sins of others unto himself and attempting to offer them salvation.  He turns the other cheek, doesn’t hate his… Read More Spirituality in the Anime Blogosphere: Spiritual Symphogear, Quon as Christ, and a Calvinist Otaku

Christian Spirituality in Mawaru Penguindrum Episode 02

As many of us are, I’ve been totally captured by Mawaru Penguindrum.  It’s been quite a ride into Kunihiko Ikuhara’s imagination, as he stretches the limits of anime while still creating a series that’s enjoyable.  Episode two was as interesting as episode one, and also like the premiere, episode two features scenes and ideas that… Read More Christian Spirituality in Mawaru Penguindrum Episode 02