127: Looking For Truth In “The Secrets of Hillsong” (Episode 1 Recap)

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What is true about the global megachurch Hillsong? There’s a new docuseries out from Vanity Fair and FX trying to get to it. But do they get it right? Starting this week Jess and Devi recap the episodes for those of you in Australia who can’t watch it yet and for those of you in the US who need a debrief. We’ve got you. 

Show Notes:

It’s time to stop singing Hillsong music (The Beaty Beat by Katelyn Beaty)
I Survived I Kissed Dating Goodbye (film by Jessica Van der Wyngaard)
God Has Not Given by Janice Lagata
Carl Lentz and the Trouble At Hillsong (Vanity Fair)
Leaving Hillsong by Tanya Levin
#ChurchToo: How Purity Culture Upholds Abuse and How to Find Healing by Emily Joy Allison
Charities watchdog to review fraud allegations made in parliament against Hillsong (ABC News Australia)
‘I didn’t resign because of my mistakes,’ says former Hillsong pastor Brian Houston in video (RNS)
The Serenity Prayer