A plea for Christian piracy


They make corporations’ blood boil, and children’s pulses race: what is it about pirates that remains perennially fascinating, and what possibly could our faith learn from Somalian bandits, 17th Century buccaneers and software thieves?

Kester Brewin teaches Mathematics and is also a writer, theologian and poet. A founder member of the alternative community, Vaux. His book The Complex Christ is widely regarded as one of the benchmark texts on emerging faith.

Kester Brewin