Category Archives: U2

Bono Interview by Bill Hybels (Leadership Summit 2006)

If you are a U2 fan, you may also be interested in my recent post, “My Top 10 12 Spiritually Significant U2 Songs.” I was lucky enough to catch the interview with Bono Friday (11 August 2006) at the Willow … Continue reading

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Interesting Course on U2

Tim Neufeld is one lucky chap! He gets to teach a course entitled, “Theology, Culture, and U2” at Fresno Pacific University this fall. Go here to see a brief course description. I sure hope he blogs about his course more! … Continue reading

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Hello, My Name is Tyler, and I Love U2…

Brandon Wason over at Novum Testamentum Blog likes Steely Dan, but I love U2. In my vehicle I only happen to have “All That You Can’t Leave Behind” (2000; Buy from Amazon.ca | Buy from Amazon.com) and I have been … Continue reading

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Easter, Grace, and U2

I’d be in big trouble if Karma was going to finally be my judge. I’d be in deep ship. It doesn’t excuse my mistakes, but I’m holding out for Grace. I’m holding out that Jesus took my sins onto the … Continue reading

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U2 – The Clear Highlight of the Grammy Awards

Despite the fact that tonight’s Grammy Awards were too long, too glitzy, too excessive, and too self-absorbed (come on — it’s only music!), I was pleased to see Irish rock band U2 clean up with a total of five awards. … Continue reading

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The Mother of All U2 Quizzes: 30 Questions for those who have ears to hear

David Buckna, a freelance writer who produces a regular column entitled The Pop Gospel, has put together a tough quiz on the Irish Rock Band U2 — a band that I have been known to listen to on occasion (on … Continue reading

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U2, Africa, and Live 8 Update

Since my U2 and Africa blog entry, Live 8 has come and gone. A Billboard .com daily music news article (noted by culture blogger Jeffrey Overstreet) reports that its organizer, Bob Geldof, and its main celebrity supporter, U2 lead singer … Continue reading

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U2 and Africa

I am a huge fan of the Irish rock band U2. I realize this confession may make me a pop-culture Philistine in some biblio-blogger’s eyes — at least compared to the regular postings on Mozart, Bach, etc. by Jim West, … Continue reading

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