About Christian Piatt

Christian Piatt is the creator and editor of BANNED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BIBLE and BANNED QUESTIONS ABOUT JESUS. He he has a memoir on faith, family and parenting called PregMANcy: A Dad, a Little Dude and a Due Date.

Christian Blogs for Patheos, Huffington Post, Sojourners and others.

For more information about Christian, visit www.christianpiatt.com, or find him on Twitter (www.twitter.com/christianpiatt) or Facebook (www.facebook.com/christianpiattauthor).

Ten Things Christians Should Say More Often


What kinds of things should we be saying that will show love and be life-giving to people?

A White Pastor’s Miracle in Trayvon Martin’s Church


Suffice it to say that she was easy to spot, being the only white face in the building, apart from the swarm of media, panting for a quote, just outside.

A White Pastor’s Miracle in Trayvon Martin’s Church


She was easy to spot, being the only white face in the building, apart from the swarm of media, panting for a quote, just outside.

No Girls Allowed


Our tents only become holy ground when they are open to the stranger.

The Myth of the Self-Made Man


We are far more interdependent than we realize, or at least than we care to admit.

Exodus International’s Alan Chambers: Bending History’s Arc


This shift is both seismic and historic in the ongoing effort to bring all voices of faith into a more unified chorus, all calling for the affirmation, acceptance and unconditional love of all of God’s created.

Time to Admit It: We’re All Gay


I guess it’s time for me to face the facts. I must be gay. And so are you.

Nature’s Elegant Geometry: Signs of God?


Do you see miracles or coincidences?

The Dangers of Christian “Marriage Worship”


You can be married and use someone. You can devalue and denigrate someone without ever touching them.

Why I Am Actively Supporting the Boy Scouts


If my greatest sin in the end is that I’ve been too open, too loving, that I’ve drawn the circle of inclusion to large, I’m willing to take that chance.

If Cheerleaders Don’t Convert You, Chuck Norris Will


Sorry, Chuck, winning a lawsuit so cheerleaders can hoist Bible banners at Texas high school football games actually isn’t a win for religious liberty.

A Case for the Magic Money Machine


I’m no economist, so I’m expecting that someone who understands global commerce better than I will set me straight. But until then…

THOSE People (Video)


If we’re being honest, we all have “those people” in our lives.

Be Ready to Be Changed


We’re surrounded by beauty all of the time. Sometimes we just need a little help seeing it.

Hell and the Love of God (Pt. 2 of 2) – Exploring Sheol, Hades, Tartarus and Gehenna


What the misunderstandings of our favorite characters and locations of hell reveal about the character of God

Talking to My Son About Boston


“Maybe they were angry about something, and they didn’t know how to talk about their feelings,” said nine year old Mattias.