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‘Castlevania’ and Religious Hypocrisy

This article was originally posted on A Clear Lens.

Based on the popular video game series, Castlevania is Netflix’s latest foray into the fantasy world with original content.  Far from a lighthearted fantasy show, however, Castlevania breaches many topics of religious and sociopolitical importance.  How does its approach compare with Christianity?

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What Exactly Does “Cross Culture” Mean?

I started this website in 2013.  That’s been four years ago now.  There’s an old saying that you never step in the same river twice.  In a way, I feel like this is an apt analogy for where I’ve been with regards to Christianity and culture – as I’ve met more people and been introduced to more perspectives, my own perspective has changed.  So has my focus, and the focus of Christian Entertainment Reviews.

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Doctor Who, S10: Redemption Overshadowed by Identity Politics

The beloved British television show Doctor Who is approaching a landmark era of change.  It’s the last season for lead Peter Capaldi, as well as the last season for showrunner Steven Moffat.  But even as Capaldi’s Doctor becomes comfortable with viewing himself as the good guy, and produces some great commentary on true heroism, the show also devolves into socially progressive virtue signaling, and box checking.

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