April 22, 2014
And the Word Is Good in Godspell
Godspell at Raisbeck: Jesus rediscovered, deepened, in a new production of the 1970s off-Broadway hit musical.
Whatever happened to “hippie Jesus”? That comforting proponent of peace is hard to find, overrun as we are of late by meaner, harder “Jesuses” thrust on us by some Christian fundamentalist groups: the Jesus who wants you to be rich; the Jesus who hates gay people and loves guns; the fightin’…