Easter Saturday – the ‘in-between’

I’m currently reading the book Spirit and Trauma by Shelly Rambo. It describes trauma as the middle ground between life and death, and therefore a theology that addresses this suffering needs to look at this uncomfortable ‘in-between’. She acknowledges that the Christian narrative of the cross places death (cross) and life (resurrection) at opposite ends … Continue reading Easter Saturday – the ‘in-between’

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Trauma and Narrative

Recently some of my study has touched on the topic of trauma. A recurring theme has been how an individual can deal with and process it, in particular the importance of narrative in this healing process. There is often a lack of appropriate language to describe a traumatic event, but finding a way to express … Continue reading Trauma and Narrative