More Bono and Jesus

No, they’re not hanging out together, but one of them does like to talk about the other a lot, if you give him the chance. This Acculturated post features some quotes on faith from The Sunglass’d One along with some speculation about his walk with Christ: I suspect Bono has retained his faith because as an artist he’s never fully More …

Bono on Jesus

It’s fun to hear global big-shot and rock’n’roll superstar Bono talk about the same stuff that I talk about with my friends in our Bible study group: family, faith, and who Jesus is. I think he’d fit right in with us, although we would make fun of the shades.

Yet Another Thing I Have in Common with Bono: Tax Policy

John Fund covers my soul brother on The Corner: The British Observer newspaper interviewed the singer while on a trip to West Africa last week and grilled him on his tax decisions: “Was it not hypocrisy for you to try to hold the Irish government to account for its spending while going through fairly exhaustive efforts to avoid paying in More …

Bono on Jesus

When you have presidents on speed dial and your day job involves standing in front of a stadium full of people as they chant lyrics you wrote 25 years ago back at you, I would imagine it’s hard to stay humble enough to acknowledge that you need a savior. That’s why Bono is such an interesting character. When you see More …

"There’s Nothing Hippie About My Picture of Christ"

U2’s Bono talks about his perspective on Christianity. (The interview is a couple of years old, but I can’t read everything, okay?) I’ve always known he had a Christian background, but I didn’t think his beliefs held this close to what I would consider evangelical fundamentalism. I think I could hang out with this dude. Bono: My understanding of the More …