"Through a biblical lens, The Godfather is a retelling of the Shakespearean story of Macbeth . . . and The Matrix is a modern retelling of the Christ narrative."
Every Sunday, more than 5,000 people come to hear Otis Moss III preach at Chicago’s Trinity United Church of Christ. According to Common, hip hop artist, actor, and member of Trinity, “A message from Otis Moss III always teaches about love, justice, and commitment to the community. It’s good to have a pastor who’s real and relevant.”
Read this book if you love movies and want to find even deeper meaning in them. Discussion questions are included, making it ideal for individuals or groups, movie nights and book clubs.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR of The Gospel According to the Wiz: And Other Sermons from Cinema
Otis Moss III is the pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, one of the largest congregations in the United Church of Christ. He received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Chicago Theological Seminary and Master of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School. Moss has been featured in EBONY and Sojourners magazines and is a blogger for Huffington Post. With his father, Rev. Otis Moss, Jr., he wrote Preach! The Power and Purpose behind Our Praise.
Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: The Pilgrim Press
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.5 inches