The blog of

Benjamin L. Corey


Benjamin L. corey

Benjamin L. Corey is a cultural anthropologist, public theologian, author, and international speaker, who is either interviewed or quoted regularly across all media. He is a retired member of the Armed Forces turned non-violence & anti-war advocate, and a former member of the Religious Right who now speaks boldly from the Christian Left.

BLC has a passion for experiencing and understanding diverse cultures, and has traveled to over 40 countries in his lifetime in addition to living extended periods abroad– setting foot on every continent except Antarctica. He is a travel ambassador for the Ministry of Tourism of the Kingdom of Jordan, and periodically leads group excursions throughout the magical landscape and rich history of Jordan. He has also served with World Vision USA and traveled to write about cold weather poverty in Armenia, as well as anti-poverty initiatives in the Dominican Republic.

Dr. Corey is a two-time honors graduate of Gordon-Conwell with graduate degrees in theology and intercultural studies, and went on to earn his doctorate in the field intercultural studies from Fuller.

He is the author of two books; Undiluted: Rediscovering the Radical Message of Jesus, and Unafraid: Moving Beyond Fear Based Faith. His blog, Formerly Fundie, has been read by millions each year and he has been featured or interviewed in such places as TIME, CNN, and HuffingtonPost.