Peter Rollins

Peter Rollins is a widely sought after writer, lecturer, storyteller and public speaker. He is also the founder of ikon, a faith group that has gained an international reputation for blending live music, visual imagery, soundscapes, theatre, ritual and reflection to create what they call 'transformance art'.

Peter gained his higher education from Queens University, Belfast and has earned degrees (with distinction) in Scholastic Philosophy (BA Hons), Political Theory (MA) and Post-Structural thought (PhD). He is currently a research associate with the Irish School of Ecumenics in Trinity College, Dublin and is the author of the much talked about How (Not) to Speak of God. His most recent work is entitled The Orthodox Heretic and Other Impossible Tales. He was born in Belfast but currently resides in Greenwich, CT.

Set Apart


Every time we name God with a theism, we name God with an atheism.

200 Dollar Conversions


Does God fill the "God shaped hole' or create it?

The Singular Answer


Peter Rollins shares a parable to have us consider the reductionism of the Gospel.

Suspended Space


Peter Rollins reflects on the heart of church and the liturgical hour.

Refusing To Lead


Peter Rollins offers up thoughts on Christian leadership.

Reduce Or Wrestle


Peter Rollins tells an ancient Jewish parable about wrestling with the Bible.

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