Welcome to TheoNerd. Ben and I are the hosts of TheoNerd, a blog and podcast about the intersection of nerd culture and theology/religious studies. As a practical theologian, my work focuses on the practices of lived religion as the foundation for my scholarship. I see lived religions happening in communities sharing stories they hold sacred, with exemplars showing what is virtuous in the community.

As a life long nerd, my understanding of nerd communities shows that they are full of these characteristics. Continue reading