Finding God in Pop Culture. From the glittering tinsel of Hollywood to the advertising slogan you can't get out of your head, we are surrounded by popular culture. Rather than passing judgment on popular culture the authors create a constructive theology out of pop culture by analyzing its elements and asking "What are they doing?" "What do they represent?" and "What do they say about the world in which we live?"
Rather than deciding whether Bono, Britney, and the cast of "Friends" deserve our admiration, Detweiler and Taylor ask what the phenomena of celebrity idolization means. They do not examine whether Nike's "Just do it" campaign is morally questionable; instead, they ask what its success says about our society.
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